The Holy Grail

Next up on the OWG Blog, Diz tells us about how she came to find Roller Derby, the impact it (we, this amazing team 😉 ) had on her life, and how her body learned to adapt.  Before I started skating, I was struggling to find balance and energy in my life, sometimes quite literally;…

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Eight Years On.

In November 2019, OWG celebrated a whopping eight years since the first – official – team practice. To celebrate and reminisce, we asked Pina Collide Her (aka our Fearless Leader/Twinkle Toes) to tell us about the origins of the team, and the ups and downs of almost a decade on wheels.   So, 8 years!…

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The Rode to Champs 2018

Gearing up for our first British Champs game, The Rode Warrior reflects on what her first game means to her…  So in a few hours time I get to play my first Champs game with my team. Saying “my team” means a great deal to me. I’m conscious of sounding slightly cheesy here, so sorry….

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