Monthly Archive: December 2012

CheckerBroads Take the Track in 2012

What a year we have had! Last December Manchester Roller Derby were settling into our new training venue, Sporting Edge, and embarking on a new chapter for MRD as a league. 17th December 2011 brought a winter home game, Mistletoe and Grime, which was the CheckerBroads first double header alongside our men’s team New Wheeled Order. […]


New Wheeled Order: Year One

Twelve months, fourteen games. A year ago today, Manchester Roller Derby’s New Wheeled Order skated out to face Tyne & Fear in our first ever bout. Now that the season’s over, what better time to indulge in a little nostalgia and take a look back at the wins, losses and lessons learned over the year. […]