Upcoming Fixtures

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Upcoming LRG Games

Saturday 8 September 2018
Brawl Saints vs Auld Reekie All Stars
Dalkeith Community Campus, Dalkeith, near Edinburgh
All info and tickets here

Saturday 15 September – Sunday 16 September 2018
Batter C Power  – British Champs playoffs
Fenton Manor Sports Complex, City Road, Stoke-on-Trent
All info and tickets here

Friday 21 September – Sunday 23 September 2018
London Brawling – WFTDA playoffs
Georgia International Convention Center, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
All info and tickets here

Saturday 20 October 2018
LRG Double Header
Tottenham Green Leisure Centre, London
More info soon

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Help Brawling get to playoffs!

YOU KNOW WHAT IS FAR OUT?

Atlanta. Atlanta is very far away. We are so excited that London Brawling are taking part in Playoffs there this September and we are fundraising to get them across the Atlantic. If you would like to help them too, please donate here and forever have our gratitude.

NEW SHIRT ALERT!

We all love merch. Would you like LRG’s new and gorgeous LIMITED EDITION playoffs shirt? Yes? Check out this year’s design and get your hands on one here!

Pre-orders are happening now until the 23rd of August. Shipping will start mid September.

 

Read more about the WFTDA playoffs in Atlanta here!

 

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The skater section: TOP TIPS!

Do you play roller derby? Want to up your game? We’ll be sharing our newest top tips here on our newsletter, brought to you from our best and most seasoned skaters.

Pump up your game! 
Our current gameplay’s style requires us to build extra muscles in order to prevent injuries, and to become an efficient and effective player. Victory Slaps wrote a detailed post on her blog on bracing, including workout exercise. Click here to have a look.

Trick – a new playground!
Summer is here and you might be willing to use your skates in a different setting. Yeah, it’s time to give it a go and conquer the skatepark!! On the Chicks in Bowls website, you’ll find all about the basics and it’s very inspirational. But, in all physical activity, it’s very important to warm up. Our current fav’ is Indy Jamma Jones’ warm-up routine.

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Junior & Fundamentals programmes

We’ve got some great programmes running throughout the year, whether you are under 18 or over. All our programmes are designed to teach you the basics and are so much fun!


Junior Roller Derby Programme: 
sessions will be organised during the summer, updated information will be posted on our Facebook page, follow us to be informed in due time and/or send us an email at juniorleaguelrg@gmail.com and we’ll include you in our mailing list!

Click here for more information on our Junior League.

Roller Derby Fundamentals Programme: the last intake was a success with 30 fierce and motivated skaters willing to learn to do the thing, sweat and have fun together! If you’ve missed it, don’t beat yourself up, spread the word and bring a pal! Another intake will be scheduled, drop us a line to show your interest and stay informed at lrgfundamentals@gmail.com

Meanwhile, our Tier 2 skaters of the Fundamentals Program are getting better and stronger. They are heading towards their final assessments (Minimum Skills Test) which will allow them to join and train with our Rec league. You’ve got this!

Click here for more information on our Fundamentals programme.

Photo credit: Cat Meaney

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New Fresh Meat Programme

Want to become part of LRG?

Starting February 2018, London Rollergirls Fresh Meat will be taking skaters on a rolling basis.

Anyone is welcome to join! If you’re a complete beginner interested in joining a bouting league, a wannabe referee or just looking to get a bit fitter and learn how to do something you’ve never done before, then our Fresh Meat programme is the place for you! The programme is open to anyone aged 18 or over.

Interested? Just sign up to our mailing list here or visit our Fresh Meat page here for more information.

These sessions will run every Saturday from early February 2018, with new starters being able to join at the beginning of any month, though they have to sign up first via our mailing list.

Come learn to skate with us!

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