What to do when you write a weekly blog and you’re poorly? Last Friday was looming and all I could think of was (amongst another mountain of things) how am I going to write my blog and even if I do what am I going to write about? Needless to say, I couldn’t, didn’t and went on to have a very poorly week.
Roll on this Friday. It’s a bit silly as I am writing most of the time about the past, about my time as a rookie, but when I do skate in the week it almost aids me and inspires my writing. Last week I was so poorly I just couldn’t. What’s wrong with me you ask? It’s a tooth thing. Abscess so the pain takes over your world!!!!!
I have had to go back to the dentist today for … Read More »
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Tomorrow is 15th September 2012 and I am about to play in my first Roller Derby bout as a Fairy!!!! (yes the silver comment in my last blog gave the game away away a bit) I will be up against a team of Scaries, in the warm up bout for SRT (Severn Roller Torrent) Vs S.W.A.T (South West Angels Of Terror)
My opening exclamation sums up how I am feeling! I’m sitting here racking my brain trying to think back to the beginning so I can tell you about my Fresh Meat experiences but today its hard to remember as all I can think about is tomorrow. It’s such a life encompassing, exhilarating and exciting experience and it has been since I was picked for the team. I’ve found it hard not to think … Read More »
If you are reading this then let’s assume that you are here because you LOVE roller derby, and who wouldn’t love bad ass women looking sexy and kicking ass on skates? Wahoooooooo!!
Let’s take another stab in the dark and assume you LOVE films!
Well my friend do we have one super kick ass event for you.
A FILM ABOUT ROLLER DERBY!!!!
The lovely Birmingham Blitz Dames are offering you the chance to see this wonderful film on the 12th of August!
For a quick glimpse into what it’s all about check out this trailer:
By now you must be gagging for tickets!! So head over the Facebook page and gets yours NOW!!!
But that’s not all you can be part of the evening leisure skate afterwards and mingle with the team! Awesome!!!
It’s first come first serve so you will need to … Read More »
As you know we love all things derby and we LOVE to share all things derby.
Not everyone gets our passion but here’s your chance!
The awesome Liverpool Roller Birds are holding an open evening so people like you (and your friends) can see why Roller Derby is so awesome!
There are limited spaces available so you will need to get your name down on the list ASAP.
But when is it happening?
22nd August 2012, 7.30-10pm in anticipation of their next intake of skaters on the 13th September 2012.
Where is it?
More details can be found here:
This is a completely free event though numbers will be limited so to register your attendance, please fill in this form and we’ll be in contact with the venue.
If you can’t wait until then. If you need your fix of roller derby before the … Read More »