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The Edinburgh Festival Fringe – ARRG presents:

WE have seen our All Stars team take on Glasgow Roller Derby twice this year, and be defeated both times. Now, it’s time for our Reserves team to give it a go – can they succeed and come out triumphant? … Continue reading

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Featured Official: Andy Clockwise

We are excited to start the year by showcasing one of our most important league members – and it’s a non skater! Officials are SO important to the running of Auld Reekie; they contribute so much time and effort to … Continue reading

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New Year’s Revolutions: Auld Reekie Roller Girls’ All Star Reserves vs. Oxford Roller Derby.

  Auld Reekie Roller Girls’ All-Star Reserves will be taking on Oxford Roller Derby in a fast and fierce demonstration of athleticism on wheels. Come and see which team will hit, whip and skate their way to victory! Edinburgh’s All-Star … Continue reading

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Twisted Thistles and Cannon Belles are retiring?

Breaking News: Auld Reekie Roller Girls’ Twisted Thistles and Cannon Belles are retiring There have been rumours flying around, and you may well have noticed on social media some talk of the ‘last ever Thistles game’ and the ‘last time … Continue reading

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Featured Skater: Crazylegs #11

We are absolutely delighted and proud to end the year with one of our most incredible skaters – Crazylegs. Crazy has been with ARRG since the beginning – she has made ARRG, and roller derby in the UK, what it … Continue reading

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Training session news!

At the beginning of this month our intermediate and Rec skaters had the privilege of being coached by the amazing and world-renowned, captain of Team Scotland, our very own Crazylegs! The focus for the session was on technical skills, including … Continue reading

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InARRGuration game!

We are excited to announce that the Auld Reekie Roller Girls Intraleague Home Season for 2015 is being held at a new time! As our loyal fans will know, for the past three years we have run our Home Season … Continue reading

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Featured Skater: Yin & Bang #39

This month we are looking at one of our most amazing skaters – Yin & Bang, who we affectionately call Bangers. She skates for our A team and our B team, and she is also off to Dallas in December … Continue reading

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Capital City Double Header

Auld Reekie Roller Girls will be playing in an awesome Double Header organised by the fabulous Capital City Roller Derby at Meadowbank on the 29th November.  You’ll get to see ARRG’s very own Cannon Belles, Malmö Roller Derby – Crime City … Continue reading

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Featured Skater: Pukeahontas #92

This months featured skater is the amazing Pukeahontas! Puke works hard for ARRG, both as a skater and as our A team bench coach. She’s helped bring the Thistles to victory on many occasions, not least in the Big O … Continue reading

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