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Junior Roller Derby Month competition

The UKRDA is very excited to announce a new Junior-focused initiative! The idea was inspired by a similar programme ran by Smarty Pants of TXRD who conducted an essay competition for junior players in anticipation of JuniorCon. The winner(s) of the … Continue reading

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July is Junior Roller Derby Month!

In order to promote junior roller derby in the UK, the UKRDA has decided to make July Junior Roller Derby Month! With two junior roller derby games taking place during July, we felt it was the perfect time to show … Continue reading

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Welcome to Southern Discomfort Roller Derby

Formed in November 2010 Southern Discomfort Roller Derby (SDRD or So Disco) is a men’s roller derby league based in London, England. Since their formation, SDRD has developed into a top ten MRDA team and has repeatedly been European champions. … Continue reading

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Welcome to The Vendetta Vixens!

The Vendetta Vixens are a skater run and supported league that have been established since March 2011. During this time they have grown from having five members to currently having in excess of 30 skaters attending across our beginner, intermediate … Continue reading

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Welcome to Bath Roller Derby Girls!

Bath Roller Derby Girls were founded in 2012, and strive to uphold their reputation as an exceptionally friendly league, who give back to the roller derby community, and throw everything they have into their training and on-track performance. They’re incredibly … Continue reading

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Welcome to Red, White and Bruise Rollers!

The Red, White, and Bruise Rollers are a group of Yanks associated with the military in the UK. Some are military dependants, some are active-duty military, a few are contractors, and all are all die-hard derby fans. RWBR are based … Continue reading

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British Champs Premier Tier live stream

You can watch all the action from Glasgow this weekend, right here on the UKRDA website! Don’t miss a moment of the games, featuring Glasgow Roller Derby, Auld Reekie Roller Girls, Tiger Bay Brawlers, Central City Rollergirls, Middlesbrough Milk Rollers … Continue reading

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British Champs Premier tier event to be live streamed

The UKRDA is pleased to announce that this weekend’s British Championships Premier tier games will be streamed live online. The weekend of derby, which is being hosted by Glasgow Roller Derby, will be free to view, and is being provided … Continue reading

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Need help hosting the next roller derby world cup?

It’s great to see that applications are being sought to host the 2017 Blood and Thunder World Cup. The UKRDA would like to offer its help and support to any UK league or leagues who are planning to put in a … Continue reading

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New charter submission tool will be available as open-source software

Following an overwhelmingly positive vote by UKRDA members, we are pleased to announce that our new digital charter submission tool Muster will be released under an open-source software license. The objective of releasing the software is to encourage community involvement in … Continue reading

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