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!
Five Helgin Skaters had a brilliant time helping Glasgow Roller Derby celebrate their 10th Birthday at ARC Health and Fitness today! Blonde Rambition and Melicious Intent joined team black in the Cherry Popper bout, taking on team yellow which included (not so) friendly faces Kathital Punishment and Shannibal Lecter! Melicious Intent popped her captaincy cherry … More Happy 10th Birthday, GRD
If your New Year’s Resolution is: To lose weight To get fitter To get stronger To find a sport you enjoy To learn new skills To make new friends To try something new Then you could do much worse than coming along to our Learn To Skate event on Saturday 21st January 2017 at Elgin Sports … More What’s Your New Year’s Resolution?
2016 has been a whirlwind of a year for Helgin Roller Derby, taking us from a bunch of skaters looking for a home, to over halfway towards a bouting team, ever closer to being self-sustaining. … More Another Year Over… A New One Soon To Come!
It’s been a wee while since we held a fundraiser – but fear not! Your wish is our command – we’ve got a Quiz Night coming up on Friday 25th November at Bishopmill Hall. Doors will open at 7pm, so come along, bring some drinks and snacks, pit your wits against your friends and show … More BYOB Quiz Night
Moray is perceived locally as poorly served in terms of sports facilities. Scotland’s average has a multi-sports centre for every 33,000 people. Moray has a population of 95,500 and no sports facilities of the calibre that the new Moray Sports Centre promises to provide. Helgin Roller Derby has been struggling for halls to train in for … More Our Only Hope For Home Bouts
Our May Freshies are spreading their wings, and have been doing so well in their skills, that we’re ready to take on some more FRESH MEAT! We’ll be holding an intake session on Saturday 17th September 2016 between 10:45am and 1pm at Elgin Community Centre, which is open to everyone aged 16+, no previous skating … More Want to join Helgin Roller Derby?
We’d like to say a big THANK YOU to Big Lottery Fund Scotland for their generous Awards For All funding! We received a fantastic £3,245 to buy: 10 pairs of roller derby starter skates 10 sets of knee and elbow pads and wrist guards. 10 helmets 10 sets of bearings 2 sets of helmet covers (panties) … More Big Lottery Funding