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UKRDA transgender liaison named as guest of 2015 Trans* Awareness in Sports Week

UKRDA transgender liaison, Freya Gosnold has been named as a guest of the 2015 Trans* Awareness in Sports Week, run by Derby Frontier. The site will be featured special guest blogs and interviews between March 28 and April 4 next year, … Continue reading

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We need you! Take part in our summer census

The UKRDA has created a brand new survey to gauge the current state of UK roller derby. But we need as many leagues and officials as possible to take part in order to make it a success. The survey has … Continue reading

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Team Wales Assistant Coach Appointed

UKRDA are pleased to announce the appointment of Team Wales Assistant Coach Judge Redd of the Tiger Bay Brawlers. Redd has been involved with Team Wales on a voluntary basis from the beginning and has already been instrumental in their … Continue reading

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Tiger Bay Brawlers show their softer side

The Tiger Bay Brawlers Roller Derby team are known for their aggressive skating and fierce competitive nature but they were only too happy to show their softer side this week, coming to the assistance of a local Cardiff pensioner. Mrs … Continue reading

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GB EMS Endorsement

The UKRDA are proud to officially endorse GB Emergency Medical Services as a trusted supplier of emergency support services. The last 4 years have seen them demonstrate a consistently high level of service and specialist care for injured skaters at … Continue reading

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2014 Q3 Rankings

The 2014 Q3 rankings show a change in the UKRDA top spots, with Tiger Bay Brawlers taking Glasgow Roller Derby’s number two position after their win in the last seven minutes of a nail biting game. A closed door bout … Continue reading

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Applications for Wales Assistant Coach OPEN until 7 July 2014

UKRDA regret to announce that Team Wales Assistant Coach Hazel Hemlock is stepping down. We are therefore opening applications for this role immediately. We’re looking for an enthusiastic, committed and passionate Assistant Coach to join the Coaching Committee and Management … Continue reading

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Save the Date!

Mark it in your diary now, the inaugural United Kingdom Roller Derby Open Conference is coming!

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Welcome to Swansea City Roller Derby!

  Swansea City Roller Derby (SCRD) are the city’s first flat track roller derby league and have gone from strength to strength since their formation in 2010. The league is home to the Slayers who are enjoying their third full … Continue reading

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Welcome to Wolverhampton Honour Rollers!

Wolverhampton Honour Rollers are a Wolverhampton and Black Country-based roller derby team who formed in summer 2010 from just two founder members. Honour Rollers now have over 60 members from all backgrounds, levels of fitness and skating experience.  “We are … Continue reading

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