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UKRDA officials applications open again!

The UKRDA is now welcoming the second round of applications from independent officials and non-UKRDA league officials who want to apply to be individual members of the organisation. We are also allowing UKRDA member league officials to apply to become UKRDA … Continue reading

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Welcome to our new officials!

The UKRDA is pleased to announce the new Independent and League-Affiliated Officials. Suga Buzz Iron Dan Emmeline Pancakehurst Hairy Mark Duncan Disorderly stubble entendre Skorokoro The B reF G Linz & Needles Al-pocalypse Elli-Wan Kenobi Anneka Vice Psycho-Jen-ic Blind Io … Continue reading

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Welcome to Nottingham Roller Derby!

Nottingham Roller Derby is a coed league with active women’s and men’s teams; Nottingham Roller Girls and Super Smash Brollers. It’s an exciting time for Nottingham Roller Derby, with both teams competing in the British Championships, and our B teams … Continue reading

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New addition to the OAP

The Officials Admin Panel (OAP), the body set up to go through the applications made for independent and league-affiliated officials membership, has welcomed a new person to the team, following Ma Might’s re-appointment as the Head of Officials committee. The … Continue reading

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Men’s rankings have arrived!

We are happy to announce that UKRDA men’s leagues will now have rankings based on their sanctioned bouts! After consultation with our members from men’s leagues, it became clear that they wanted to see teams ranked in the same way as … Continue reading

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Our Officials Admin Panel are hard at work!

Like a group of House Elves in the kitchens of Hogwarts, the OAP (Officials Admin Panel) are hard at work going through the dozens of applications we have received from independent and league-affiliated officials who want to become members of … Continue reading

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Welcome to Preston Roller Girls!

Preston Roller Girls formed late in 2010. As Lancashire’s first roller derby league, they attracted members from all over the county. PRG is run by a dedicated committee of their skaters, coaches and NSO’s; all pitching in to promote the … Continue reading

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Welcome to Croydon Roller Derby!

A comparatively small ‘London league’ founded in 2009, CRD has come staggeringly far in its five years. With no venue to begin with their skaters would practice outdoors in an Ikea car park or in Croydon’s St George’s walk. Today … Continue reading

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Welcome to the Liverpool Roller Birds!

Liverpool’s only roller derby team was founded in 2009. Since then, the Roller Birds’ A-team (Sisters of Mersey) and their B-team (Yellow Shovemarines) have been wowing their fans at their home venue (Greenbank Sports Academy) and on the road. This … Continue reading

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Welcome to Wiltshire Roller Derby!

Wiltshire Roller Derby is currently Wiltshire’s only league and attracts members from mainly the north of the county. Formed in early 2012, they began bouting later that same year and held their first open home bout in January 2013. Throughout … Continue reading

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