Author: mrd_pr

Attack of the Bs! Live Roller Derby in Bury

It’s not long now until our eagerly-anticipated B Team double header is upon us. Months of planning, training and focus have brought us to the last few weeks leading up to our last home bout of the year. B team games are every bit as exciting as our champs games and are a great chance […]

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New Intake Announcement!

Do you want to be the next Price or Lt Damn? Itching to get skates on and learn what it takes to play roller derby? Our next intake for new skaters will start on October 2nd 2016. Places are limited and sought after so for the latest news, join the Facebook group here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/797338143672028/ A sign-up […]

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We have a new sponsor!

Welcome to our newest sponsor, Elm House Tree Services, who have just signed up to support us for the next 12 months. We’re hoping that as they help us, we will also help them raise awareness of their brand. ElmHouse Tree Services is owned and run by Matthew Lally and Mark Hilton, a pair of […]

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Checkerbroads start their British Champs campaign in style!

It always feels extra special when we get to play at Manchester Academy. It’s a venue steeped in over 25 years of musical heritage having hosted legends such as Nirvana and The Ramones over the years. On Sunday 20th March it was time for our own legends to take the proverbial stage as Manchester Roller […]

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Manchester Roller Derby’s Charity of the Year 2015 Round Up

In 2015, Manchester Roller Derby chose to support Moodswings as our Charity of the Year. Each year we vote to support one charity so that we may put our efforts in to one good cause and hopefully make a difference. Moodswings is an award winning Manchester based Charity founded in 1999 to help people recover […]

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Manchester New Wheeled Order Face Promotion in Home Triple Header

The Men’s British Championships National Division comes to a close on 5 September 2015 on Manchester’s home track in Urmston, with home team New Wheeled Order poised to take first place and promotion into the premier division. The first fixture of the day sees Birmingham’s Crash Test Brummies take on Nottingham’s Super Smash Brollers, currently […]

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Manchester’s Heroes Graduate Roller Derby Style

It might take weeks, months, even years. We all progress at different rates, and all too often injuries or ‘real life’ get in the way, but all the hard work pays off once we nail those minimum skills and get to play some competitive roller derby. Traditionally Manchester Roller Derby’s once-zeroes-now-heroes get to battle their training partners in a graduation […]

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Manchester Clash with Spa Town and Capital City

Saturday 11 July sees Manchester’s Chaos Engine take on Capital City Roller Derby, and the Furies meeting Spa Town Rollers on track at  George H Carnall in Urmston. Manchester’s Furies have had a strong 2015 so far, most recently securing a 70 point victory over Sheffield Steel’s Crucibelles, and they have been buckling down and skating […]

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Manchester take on Team Ireland and Sheffield in Derby Double Header

Manchester Roller Derby fans will be treated to two exciting games on Saturday 30 May at George H Carnall in Urmston, as their ladies B-Team take on Sheffield while the men go up against Ireland’s national squad. New Wheeled Order face a challenge pitting themselves against Ireland’s National Men’s squad, who were ranked 10th at the […]

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Manchester Roller Derby’s April Round Up

The boys leave fans a nervous wreck and the Broads champs dreams slip away – this is your April Manchester Roller Derby round up. Chaos Engine, spurred on by their narrow defeat in March, began April fighting for a home win on the 11th. Local Leeds lads Aire Force One were evenly matched opponents for our boys […]

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