Mental Health and Me

As it’s world mental health day I wish to share with you something, I can’t believe how far I have come over the last few years.  The changes to my life I have now compared to 3 years ago is incredible! I am determined never to go back. I used to be an anxious wreck […]

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New skater sessions

Ever fancied learning to play roller derby? Or just want to learn how to roller skate? Maybe looking for a new hobby just for you? Why not come along to our new recruit sessions & learn to skate in a friendly, fun & welcoming environment? You’ll have loads of fun, make some awesome new friends […]

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My Derby Journey

Name: Helen Parsons  Derby Name: Girl Almighty  Length of time skating: on and off for 3 years.  What made you take up roller derby?  After having seen that film Whip It, I thought roller derby was just a sport only played in the USA. Until I met my friend Tilly, she moved here from Sheffield […]

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International Women’s Day 2019

Today we celebrated the strong, dynamic women who contribute and train as part of #exeterrollerderby. As an all gender club #intenationalwomensday2019 is a day for the whole club to appreciate the time and effort all our female skaters put in. Roller Derby from its outset was an intrinsically female led sport. Because of this fantastic […]

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National Pink Day

An Excellent turn out of new skaters at training this evening, which just happened to coincide with ‘National Pink Day’ in aid of standing up to bullying, something we are really passionate about at Exeter Roller Derby & strive to make it an inclusive environment for all. We’re so proud of how well they all […]

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Quad skating is literally her life!

Being highlighted as giving an outstanding contribution to the community by the Chair of Devon County Council is a truly deserved accreditation to our skater Kate aka dirtymermaid13 . She gives her time to looking after our new intake skaters and coaches our #juniorrollerderby team. Quad skating is literally her life! Outside of derby she […]

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My Roller Derby Journey

Name: Sarah Otton Derby name: Spin-der-hella Length of time skating: On and off for three years. What made you take up roller derby? From the age of 17 I have devoted my life and all my time to my children. My eldest daughter Charlotte was born severely disabled and blind. In 1998 we moved to […]

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