Monthly Archive: September 2013

MRD news round-up #2

Feel the fear and do it anyway… Last Sunday saw MRD open its doors to around 40 new skaters for our training course Zero 2 Hero: 5kate Invaders. It’s pretty daunting doing anything new for the first time, but no one seemed phased and we were so impressed by everyone. Say a big lovely HELLO […]

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Cheap advance tickets still available

Save yourself a couple of quid and buy your tickets for the north-west roller derby bout of year now! Tickets are £7 in advance and are available to buy until tomorrow (Friday 13 September) at 2300 GMT.  Tickets will be available on Saturday on the door for £9 – and under 10s get in free. […]

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Our Three Lions make the cut

The first ever Men’s Roller Derby World Cup is happening in 2014, and three MRD skaters have qualified for Team England. That’s right - Darth Sebious, Bruise Brother and Don Gingovanni of Manchester Roller Derby’s New Wheeled Order (NWO) were selected from a pool of the most talented player’s on the UK men’s roller derby scene […]

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Win 2 x tickets to MRD vs LRB roller derby grudge match

Simply re-tweet the tweet below before noon on Thursday in order to be in with a chance of winning 2 x free tickets to our next home bout – Manchester Roller Derby vs Liverpool Roller Birds on Saturday 14th September. If you don’t like leaving things to luck, cheap advance tickets are still available until […]

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One week until Manchester vs Liverpool: The Grudge Match

That’s right. You’ve got just under a week to get your cheap advance tickets for Manchester Roller Derby’s bout of the year. Manchester Wire put it most succinctly: “Mancs versus Scousers in any sport ensures that ‘ouch’ levels are upped a couple of notches”. Roller derby is no exception and you really don’t want to […]

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10 days until Manchester vs Liverpool: The Grudge Match

Saturday 14th September 2013 Manchester’s women meet Liverpool’s women once more to settle a score.  You don’t want to miss this. A team vs A team, B team vs B team. All at the Sugden Sports Centre, off Oxford Road in Manchester. Facebook event here. Poster design by the fantastic Laurie ‘Pinky Fingaz’ Sage, lauriepink.com. […]

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