Tag: images


Dusty, Busty, Musty Old English Teachers, The Stresses Of A Ref And Looking Like Wallace & Grommit!

This is my 11th Blog for Roller Derby UK. That’s about 15000 words so far! Nearly enough for my book! (I like to aim high) Just maybe!?

I never thought that I would actually enjoy writing every week. I guess it helps to be passionate about the subject, but to be honest with you, I was put off taking my English education any further than the school gates when I was younger. My best friend and I spent most of the time shut in the stationary cupboard by our English teacher!

She thought she was punishing us but we didn’t half have fun in that cupboard which became our second home! There was a T.V (which didn’t work, much to our dismay, as our lesson was bang on neighbours time after lunch) There was also a window so pretending we had … Read More »



Fuzzy Fresh Meat Tummies, Feeling The Burn & A Boomin Moomin!

Posted on 14th September, by Flash Bo-Dash in Roller Derby. No Comments

Wuaaaaaaaaaahhhhhhhyeahhhhhhhaaaa!

😆 😥 😳 😆

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 »



Not Quite Derby – pt 1

Posted on 9th July, by Martin in Roller Derby. No Comments

This week (like many others) I have been mainly spending time online. It’s was only when scouring the internet I have found a few amusing images that are..well…not quite derby.

So this is my collection of images that I have found from around the web called

Not Quite Derby

 

Get the latest updates and Subscribe to the newsletter >>

Let us know what you think about these in the comments section below.




CHECK OUT THE LATEST FROM OUR BLOG...

How being like Michael Jackson will help you become better at Roller Derby

You might just think Michael Jackson is just another pop star and understandably he’s not everyones cup of tea. But you can’t ignore the...

My Name Is Flash Bo-Dash & I’m a Roller Derby…holic.

In the words of Nike “Just do it”!

Hi, my name is Flash Bo-Dash and I’m a Roller derby girl and recovering procrastinator.

My last Blog...

Happy Easter All you lovely roller derby people

OK, so this looks more like a picture you would find on a fridge produced by a child under 8 years old. BUT, we...

Derby lesson number 1: You are never to swag for pads.

I’m kicking off with this reminder, before I even start with the tale of first training, because it’s important.

I decided to break in my...

What to expect when joining a roller derby team

Awesome people

Improved fitness

Supportive friends

Great sense of achievement

Improved balance

 

When people first think about joining derby there can be an array of mixed emotions. Perhaps excitement,...