The clocks have gone back, and we’ve rolled right into November! This month we’re introducing you to the lovely #22 High Skatenance – she’s always smiling! What is your day job? I’m a Childminder, and mother to three beautiful boys! What do you do for fun (other than derby)? I mainly chill with my family, … More Skater Spotlight: November 2017
This year is just rolling on by – it’s October, and time to introduce you to another of our Skaters! October’s Skater Spotlight is focused on our Chairperson, and BRSF trained coach, #7 Shannibal Lecter! What is your day job? Term time, I am a student doing my second year of a BScH honours degree in … More Skater Spotlight: October 2017
After playing with members of Granite City against Inverness City on Sunday 20th August, Bruteyvicious and Melicious Intent switched sides again and joined skaters from Inverness and Fair City to take on Granite City’s Fight Hawks on Saturday 2nd September. The challenge team, named Team EPIC (Elgin Perth Inverness Conglomerative), also had Helgin’s Shannibal Lecter … More Switching Sides Again
It’s time to introduce you to another of our Skaters! September’s Skater Spotlight is focused on the skater who captained us to victory in April, #89 Melicious Intent! What is your day job? Sales and Marketing for The Finest Brewery of Speyside – Spey Valley Brewery. We have a range of delicious beers including a brand … More Skater Spotlight: September 2017
Four members of Helgin had the absolute pleasure of being part of Ice Ice Baby on Sunday, taking on Inverness City Roller Derby in the Nessie’s first home bout at Inverness Leisure in Bught Park. Bruteyvicious, Melicious Intent, Night-Mair and Shannibal Lecter donned their skates, joining players from Granite City, Fair City and Mean City … More Stop, Collaborate and Listen!
We’ve got a wee Roller Derby Taster Day coming up on Sunday 27th August from 12pm – 2pm in Elgin Community Centre, which is a great way to learn more about the awesome sport of roller derby and how you can be involved in Helgin. Don’t just take our word for it, though – we’ve … More Meet Our Rising Stars!
It’s time to learn a little bit more about one of our all important Skaters! August’s Skater Spotlight is going to introduce you to the wonderful #297 Mane-iac – Helgin’s Treasurer; last remaining founding member; and one of our BRSF qualified Beginners’ Coaches! What is your day job? I used to be an accountant, but … More Skater Spotlight: August 2017
Three members of Helgin returned the favour to Inverness City Roller Derby today – acting as guest skaters to help fill their roster for their first game against Granite City’s B Team, the Fight Hawks. Kathital Punishment, Melicious Intent and Night-Mair donned their skates to help their western neighbours take on their eastern neighbours. It … More Helping Out The Neighbours
We’re excited to announce, with the help of North East Race Nights we’re hosting our very own Race Night! We’ve booked the function hall at the Beach Bar in Lossiemouth for Saturday 3rd June, and the races will start at 7:30pm. Tickets cost £2, and there will be 8 horses races, as well as a … More Come and Back a Banker!
We’re delighted to announce that Helgin were victorious over Perth opponents, Fair City Rollers, in what was a tense first ever game for both teams! We’d been training hard for months to get ourselves bout ready for our first outing to the Bell Sports Centre in Perth. From the off it was neck-and-neck, full of … More What a Game!