It’s a whole new year, and we’re hoping it’s an exciting one for Helgin Roller Derby! This year’s first Skater Spotlight is on Little Miss Giggly herself, #92 Night-Mair. She’s celebrating 2 years skating with Helgin this month, and now you’re getting to know a bit more about her! What is your day job? I … More Skater Spotlight: January 2018
We can’t believe it’s the end of 2017 – it’s been a crazy rollercoaster of a year, both for Helgin, and for this month’s Skater in the Spotlight – the one, and only, #55 Bruteyvicious! She broke her ankle just before our first bout, but she has bounced right back, with an incredible return from injury! … More Skater Spotlight: December 2017
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, obviously, think roller derby is awesome, and that if you try it, you’d most certainly love it! Don’t just take our word for it, though – we’ve got proof at just how awesome roller derby is, and how much better it makes your life, straight from the skaters currently working on their minimum skills … 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