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We Are Back!

It’s been a LONG 15 months. But Durham Roller Derby are finally back at training. Have you missed us? Things are a little different currently as we are following social distancing guidelines, and easing ourselves slowly back into the sport we have missed SO much! 15 months of no roller derby, or skating has been […]

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New Season, New Roster, New Team

2020 we are in you, this is a whole new season for DRD – we’re rebranding, revamping and back to it with a different looking roster from our 2019 season We have filled out our roster over the last 6-9 months from recent transfers to returning skaters, to complete newbies – and the roster will […]

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Inclusivity and Roller Derby

An article has been published this week about Roller Derby and women’s sport that attempted to divide, and drive hate through our sport and our community. We won’t be sharing the article here but it implied that inclusivity of female and non-binary gender identities threatens women’s sport – Roller Derby has a proud history of […]

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Minimum Skills

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Pre-Season – No Rest for the Wicked

It’s been a busy old few months here at DRD headquarters, since our Forfeit in the last game of British Champs we’ve had a lot going on behind the scenes. Most obviously is our intake which happens in one πŸ‘πŸΌ more πŸ‘πŸΌ week πŸ‘πŸΌ Yup we’re super excited to meet everyone who’s planning on joining […]

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Kit Guide

So you want to get involved with Roller Derby – if your dream is to become a referee or a player within a league there’s a bit of investment with kit. Which is why here at DRD we have loaner kit for your first 4 weeks of our Intake to make Roller Derby more accessible […]

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So it begins…

As of February 2014 a new team started rolling around Durham, and now in only May (3 months later) we have 11 members, all keen and ready to hit big derby world. In the interim of getting our cubs (pre-mins) up to spec all our members have been having all kinds of fun with mixed […]