So you’ve read about roller derby, maybe even watched a couple of games, or maybe you stumbled across the sport by accident. However you found yourself thinking about it, the question is, why haven’t you joined a league?! Here at DCRA we hold new intakes a couple of times a year with our next one
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Our second season in the British Championships is over. It has been a momentous one for all of us at DCRA. So its time for a bit of a reflection on a job well done…
DCRA have had to sit and wait (im)patiently for our turn to play in the 2018 British Championships. Our campaign FINALLY got underway on Sunday 20th May. Our game date coincided with the Newcastle Roller Girls annual tournament – Euroclash. Clairely Psycho takes us through the weekend through her eyes. This weekend has truly been
DCRA are looking for new members that we can turn into fully fledged skaters RIGHT NOW! We absolutely love bringing people into our team and teaching them how to skate. But it actually goes much further than that. For many of our members, skating has given them so much more than a couple of hours getting sweaty in a sports hall. Femme FAYEtal, one of our newest graduates has written from the heart about what roller derby, and joining DCRA has done for her:
Angela Swainston has been a Cherub with Durham City Rolling Angels since October 2014. Here’s the first installment of her Cherub diary telling us how she found roller derby and her experience of intake day.