Monthly Archive: July 2012

SkullDozer’s musings on life, love & merchandise

Dear friends, I’ve been Head of Merch with Manchester Roller Derby for two years now and have seen it grow from a few t-shirts ordered on the spur of the moment to a fully functioning, profitable business. Bearing this in mind, now seemed like a good time to write a little blog about merchandise, its […]

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AmsterJAM: MRD fundraiser band night

So, when we said we’d play the Amsterdam Derby Dames away, logistics were not at the forefront of our collective mind. As has often been the way at MRD, we like to jump in feet first and work it out as we go. Hence, we’re holding a band night at Manchester’s beloved Roadhouse on Newton […]

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What’s going on at MRD right now?

Good question! I believe LOTS is the answer. This blog post will provide a brief summary of events coming up that you may (read: will / should) have more than a passing interest in. We know that there’s nothing worse than finding out something very exciting happened yesterday or last week and you weren’t involved – so […]

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Welcome to ManchesterRollerDerby.com!

Manchester Roller Derby is Manchester’s first co-ed roller derby club. We combine the best city in the world with the most exhilarating sport on eight wheels. Formed in 2010, MRD aims to provide a centrally located and inclusive roller derby EXPERIENCE to anyone who wants to give this amazing sport a try. We have two […]

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Skatanico on the Phoenix Furies…

As Manchester Roller Derby is growing at a fantastic rate, we now have three established teams; New Wheeled Order (our all male team), Checkerbroads (all-female A team), and I am very proud to be a skater with the Phoenix Furies (all-female B team). The Furies work closely with their dedicated captain Ma Rollin’ Munster and […]

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