Posts Tagged: sports

A Skate Odyssey From Nottingham to Belgium

Nottingham’s top roller derby team the Nottingham Hellfire Harlots have announced today that they will travel to Ghent in Belgium to take part in /Skate Odyssey 2015/. Ten highly ranked European teams will take to the track across three days from the 15 – 17 May to battle it out in this Women’s Flat Track Derby Association (WFTDA) tournament…. Read more »

Shin Splints or Not? How I Beat Them

McKitten

When I eventually plucked up the courage to start skating I never thought it would be pain that would hold me back. I am a big lass and wrongly thought it would be my complete lack of fitness and size that would slow me down. As soon as I started roller derby I was bitten… Read more »

Why I Started Roller Derby By Kay Blammity

This is my story of why I had a go and why I keep going back again and again. It was nearly two years ago when I nervously went along to my first Sparks session. I had missed the first one and I was jointly terrified that the Harlots wouldn’t take me and that they… Read more »

Nottingham Hellfire Harlots Make Full WFTDA Member Status

Nottingham roller derby team, the Hellfire Harlots have announced that the Women’s Flat Track Derby Association have confirmed that they are now full WFTDA members. Along with 22 other leagues across the world including Copenhagen Roller Derby (Denmark), Paradise Rollergirls (Hawaii, USA) and Richter City Roller Girls (New Zealand), the Nottingham Hellfire Harlots are now… Read more »