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November 26, 2015

The End of the Roller Derby Season

Last Weekend saw the end of my first competitive season playing Roller Derby. My team The Norfolk Brawds played in Tier 4 of the Roller […]
April 7, 2015

Roller Derby Days: Eastern Sur5al

2015 sees my Roller Derby league, The Norfolk Brawds, celebrating their fifth birthday. I’ve been with the league for 18 months, but long before I’d […]
December 22, 2014

Winding Down for Christmas by Playing Intraleague

It feels like Christmas has well and truly started here now, and it was heralded in by a week spent visiting Christmas Markets, and finally […]
November 11, 2014

Firecrackers vs Cherry Bombers – A Rookie Roller Derby Opener

So Saturday just gone I was headed off to Chelmsford to take part in my second ever public Roller Derby game. Unlike my first I’d […]
September 30, 2014

My Roller Derby Cherry Popper Bout

Big thanks to those of you that posted calming things on my last post about preparing for my first Roller Derby Bout. Naturally none of […]
September 16, 2014

Preparing For My First Roller Derby Bout

September 16, 2014

Preparing For My First Roller Derby Bout

It’s been a bit quiet around here in July and August, apart from a few reviews and things, and for that I apologise. Back at […]
June 27, 2014

See the Norfolk Brawds in Action

Remember last year I took up Roller Derby? Well after a year as a Norfolk Brawd I finally passed my Minimum Skills test and am […]
June 3, 2014

A Year in Roller Derby

I hope you’re ready for a long post, because there’s a lot I need to get out of my head! On the 3rd June 2013, […]
February 10, 2014

Roller Derby – Level 2 Sign Offs

At the Norfolk Brawds our coaching is split into 4 levels, we work our way up towards being signed off on all the minimum skills […]
October 3, 2013

Roller Derby Level One Sign Offs …. How Did I Do?

This Monday just gone was sign offs day again for Level 1 minimum skills with the Norfolk Brawds. You may not know this, but to […]
August 21, 2013

Aches, Pains and Wheels

It’s been a while I know, but I’ve been busy, busy and this blog was always the one that would suffer as I write it […]