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 bid for the event.

Bringing the world cup to these shores would be a massive achievement for UK roller derby, and would show the world how great we are at putting on successful events.

The UKRDA can offer help and support in a number of areas, including accessing funding, creating bid documents, helping to scout potential venues, among many others.

If you are working on a bid and would like the UKRDA’s help, please email