Who are Oxford Wheels of Gory?
We are an awesome Oxfordshire based Roller Derby team. We have members from all walks of life, who enjoy getting together in a fun way, to get fit, meet people, and have a great time doing it. Don't just take our word for it, check out our statistics...
We want you!
Composition of OWG
White,W. (2014) Fictitious Journal of Roller Derby Badassery, Volume 1.
OUR MISSION STATEMENT
Oxford Wheels of Gory are committed to promoting the sport of women's flat track roller derby. We will do this with respect, honesty and dedication in a friendly, supportive and welcoming atmosphere. We recruit members from Oxford and the surrounding areas; in an effort to bring more women and men to the sport of roller derby.
Our goal is to be a respected and leading roller derby team in UK whilst promoting and supporting the sport at a local and national level. Retaining a not-for-profit status and DIY-ethos, we aim to be an all-inclusive, welcoming, democratically-run organisation following the officiating guidelines and rules set down by the WFTDA. We welcome skaters aged 18+ from all backgrounds irrespective of race, colour, creed or sexual orientation. We aim to foster a supportive atmosphere, maintaining high safety standards and developing skills and athleticism while promoting teamwork as an essential factor for success.