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Auld Reekie take on Finland’s Finest

On Saturday 11th June, the Auld Reekie Roller Girls All Stars (ARRG) will do battle with Finland’s Kallio Roller Derby at Edinburgh’s Meadowbank Stadium, continuing their international roller derby onslaught. Get your tickets here. Please note, online ticket sales will close at 11am on the 11th June. … Continue reading

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A Taste(r) of Things to Come

If all that Big O action has been whetting your appetite for destruction (and why wouldn’t it?), you’ll be happy to know that you can learn the hits, blocks and jams of roller derby at one of our regular Taster … Continue reading


ARRG are heading for The Big O! ARRG’s All Stars will travel to America to take on some of the most talented roller derby teams on the planet later this month. The All Stars are currently ranked 48th in the … Continue reading

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ARRG v Dublin

Auld Reekie take on Dublin! Auld Reekie Roller Girls will kick off the 2016 international season when our All Stars take on top-ranked Irish team, Dublin Roller Derby, on Saturday 2nd April! Boosted by incredible support from a huge home crowd, Edinburgh … Continue reading

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ARRGlumni – Juicy Lucy

ARRG is 8 years old this year. That’s a long time to be playing roller derby, and we’ve had our fair share of skaters in those years! Every member of ARRG is special and important, and when people leave to … Continue reading

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Double Game Day!

What’s better than a live game of roller derby? TWO LIVE GAMES of roller derby for the price of one!! Yes, that’s right – Auld Reekie Roller Girls are bringing you a DOUBLE HEADER with 2 back to back games … Continue reading

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Featured Official – Beardylocks!

We’re finishing off 2015′s featured ARRG members with a special entry – the amazing brand new baby referee, Owen! Affectionately known as Beardylocks on account of his wonderfully hirsute look, he’s now a fully fledged member of our officials team, … Continue reading

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ARRG 2015 Awards Ball

Last night saw the whole league embark upon 28 York Place for our second Annual Awards Ball. Everyone arrived to a welcome glass of Prosecco, and made their way downstairs for some food before things got underway. The ever-excellent Stephen … Continue reading

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Featured Skater – Dita Von Cheese!

Dita Von Cheese #000 This month, we are super excited to feature a skater who we have all admired for years, who amazingly transferred to us last summer. We were all delighted when we got the email from DVC asking … Continue reading

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Featured Official – Faerie Nuff!

This month, we are showcasing the fabulous Faerie Nuff! Faerie has been with ARRG for a long time, 5 and a half years, and recently reached her 100th game as a referee! Faerie is a cool, relaxed referee, with incredible … Continue reading

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