Catch up on all the latest news and adventures of OWG.
Our March Ghoul of the Month is one of our awesome freshies - Emily Taylor! Super positive attitude right from her first session, NSOing at practice scrims, pushing herself and persevering, she's making so much progress and is a proper smiley BAMF already.!
Wolf-Ram Alpha is our February Ghoul of the Month! For getting herself back on track after injury so well, for being an awesome HR Director and helping OWG stay healthy and happy, plus helping so much to start up our fresh meat intake.!
Our brilliant Fun Size Fury won the Ghoul of the Month award for January! For being an awesome Fresh Meat Liaison and also nailing her own skating skills at the same time.
Our November Ghoul of the month was Robert the Bruise! For his super supportive and inventive coaching, great zebra work, inspirational skating and being a huge asset to OWG!
Our November Ghoul of the month was Hollie! For being fabulous to be around, amazing enthusiasm and super fast improvement!
Our Ghoul of the Month for October was our hard-working and determined Tess of the Murdervilles! Well done Tess, you've got the derby spirit, putting in the hours on and off the track for herself, and for us-thank you!
For determination to improve her Derby knowledge. For always supporting her team mates and her complete dedication to Derby and OWG.
For being and awesome and supportive coach, and for all the love she gives to the team, both on and off the track.
For his super extra awesome efforts off skates and all the fab progress he's making ON skates. Well deserved Mr Trip! Hope we can see you scrimming hard with our other boys soon.
Oxford Wheels of Gory vs
Coventry City Derby Dolls
This game will decide who takes home the crown after last year's nail-biting, last jam deciding game which saw the OWG beat the CCDD by just 5 points.
Vist the facebook event page for ticket information.
For leading by example by showing complete dedication to her own training and for pushing the team forwards with new training and fitness plans. And being a complete badass on track.
Ghoul of the month goes to Miss N Limbs for showing suych dedication to the team, despite being off skates.
OWG played one of their best games to date, to take home the win against the Lost Girls, winning 301 – 56.
The awards were well deserved:
- Pina Collide Her - MVP
- Hillacious Pain - Best Jammer
- Scanda Liza - Best Blocker
- Bear Attack - All-round Awesomeness
For improvements in skating skills due to absolute determination and a fantastic attitude at all practices and team events.
Hillacious Pain picked up MVP in a tough bout against Leeds Whip-Its.
Awarded for their efforts by their own OWG team mates were:
- Wolf-Ram Alpha - 'Bob Marley Award' for such determined Jammin' (award collected by 'boyfriend').
- Bear Attack - 'Miley Cyrus Award' for being a complete wrecking ball!
- May Q Nervous - 'Rick Astley Award' for never giving up.
JANUARY - HALO JONES
Dedication to the team despite being off skates-including attending practices to coach, Bench / LUM / NSO duties and taking on multiple committee positions.
FEBRUARY - RHONDA GAUNLET
Great improvements in skating skills including speed, agility and determination in jammer drills. Plus doing a kick arse job in the HR role.