December 2019 saw a very important vote – whether Helgin would continue skating on a Sunday evening, or whether we’d move our sessions to Mondays in 2020. With a 72% turnout of those registered to vote, we’re delighted to announce that with a majority of 6 votes, Mondays will be the day we train from … More Make Mondays Great!
United Sk8s are hosting their first roller disco in Elgin on Sunday 5th January 2020 from 3pm – 5pm at Moray Sports Centre. With skates available to hire from Kids size 8 to Adults size 12, and great music to skate to, family fun is guaranteed! Fun while you exercise! What more can you ask … More Roller Disco In Elgin
We’re absolutely DELIGHTED to announce that we’ve secured a new training location in the BRAND SPANKING NEW Moray Sports Centre in Elgin. We moved all of our kit across town today, and are looking forward to our first training session in the new Games Hall on Sunday 3rd November, 6pm – 8pm. It’s a HUGE … More We’re Moving to MSC
With only three days until we open our doors for our next Taster Session, preceding the start of our Beginner’s Programme, we asked our skaters for three reasons why they love roller derby: Hannah 1. It’s really, really good fun, so much so that two hours training goes by in a second. 2. The effect … More Three is a magic number!
April showers bring May skaters, and we’ve had a busy year so far with a new batch of fresh skaters and our advanced Helgin members playing in the Inverness home game last month. Now it’s time for another Helgin Roller Derby skater spotlight, and this month it’s the turn of amazing #74 Moulin Bruise! What … More Skater Spotlight: May 2018
Spring has sprung (here’s hoping it sticks this time), and we’ve rolled right into April, so it’s time to introduce you to another of our fantastic skaters. April is her birthday month, so who better to find out a bit more about this month than the beautiful derby barbie, herself, #235 Blonde Rambition What is your … More Skater Spotlight: April 2018
How on earth is it March already?! 2018 is just flying by! A new month means it’s time to introduce you to another of our skaters… This month’s Skater Spotlight is on the one-and-only, #16 Kathital Punishment. She’s not far off celebrating 2 years skating with Helgin and it’s about time we learned a bit … More Skater Spotlight: March 2018
It’s a rather exciting month in Scottish roller derby – the World Cup has just passed, Camp Elite UK is later this week, and Miracle Whips is making her way to Orkney the week after that! It’s also the month that our baby skater, #262 Dead or Red turns 18, and officially becomes old enough to … More Skater Spotlight: February 2018
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