Monthly Archive: December 2013

MRD and the Men’s Roller Derby World Cup

We caught up with MRD skaters Don Gingovanni, Lt. Damn and Darth Sebious following the news that they’d made it through to the final roster of their respective national teams. Don G and Darth Sebious will be skating with Team England Men’s Roller Derby, and Lt. Damn will be skating with All Ireland Men’s Roller […]

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Vic Tori Bee buzzing over Team England announcement

Team England recently announced the list of skaters that made it through to the second round of try-outs for the Roller Derby World Cup 2014. Among the 153 skaters who tried out in Manchester and London were seven skaters from MRD’s CheckerBroads. Team England’s judges issued out a statement saying, “The standard genuinely was incredibly […]

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Christmas training times

It’s that time of year where MRD starts ramping down for Christmas, in prep for eating all the mince pies and cheese we can muster. The last Zero to Hero and Rookie Monsters sessions will be on Sunday 15 December. Attendance across the league will not be marked after this date and this will remain […]

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Christmas collection for charity

Manchester Roller Derby (MRD) is encouraging league members, as well as their family and friends to back its efforts to bring some Christmas cheer to homeless and vulnerable people in the city. MRD wants the local roller derby community to help by dropping off donations at its training venue in Openshaw, which will then be […]

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