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Welcome to Roller Derby Leicester!

Roller Derby Leicester (RDL) was formed in November 2013, by a group of experienced and novice roller derby players with the joint mission of growing the sport with a professional approach. Almost a year on and the league has doubled … Continue reading

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Welcome to Plymouth City Roller Girls!

Plymouth City Roller Girls (PCRG) was formed in 2010, beginning as a small group of skaters with no experience but a passion to introduce roller derby to Plymouth. Now, 4 years on they are a multi layered league with an … Continue reading

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2014 Q4 Rankings

These rankings are based on paperwork submitted by September 30th, 2014. If any games were played before this date but the paperwork was not received and verified by UKRDA, then those games would not contribute to these rankings. The UKRDA … Continue reading

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Team England – UKRDA/ERD joint statement regarding affiliation

The UKRDA and England Roller Derby have today released the following joint statement:

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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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