In 2014 Team Wales competed at the Blood & Thunder World Cup, coming 17th and showing the world that Wales was firmly on the roller derby map.
In the run- up, Team Wales hosted the Road to Dallas tournament and competed in the first European roller derby tournament for national squads.
Want to be part of being the next Team Wales? The UKRDA is proud to announce that applications are now open for the following roles:
- Team Wales Head Coach
- Team Wales Assistant Coach
- Team Wales Line Up Manager
- Team Wales Manager
Applications close at midnight on Friday, January 22, 2016, and shortlisting will be completed by Saturday, January 30, 2016. All shortlisted candidates will then go forward to a vote, which will be completed by Friday, February 15, 2016, and the successful candidates will formally take up their positions on Monday, March 1, 2016.
Application forms and details are available here:
http://tinyurl.com/z2tg64q – Team Manager application
https://tinyurl.com/gsw2jso Coaching application, including head coach, assistant coach and line up manager
Details of the application process can be found here:
Although the date of the next World Cup is not yet known, Team Wales and UKRDA are keen to start the process.
Tryouts for Team Wales have been booked for Sunday, April 24, 2016 in Birmingham (tryout details to be released in the near future. Candidates who apply for the above roles will be expected to be available for this and any further dates.