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Our teams are looking for coaches

Send a freely formed application by 17.12.2018 to trainer@helsinkirollerderby.com and write in the subject field the team of which coaching group you are applying to. The selection will be made by 27.12.2018.   Helsinki Roller Derby All-Stars Helsinki All-Stars is a representative team of Finland’s most successful roller derby league with roster of 17 skaters. Back in 2012 team started to compete actively to climb up in rankings of sports …Read More

Helsinki Roller Derby All-Stars Bootcamp

  WHAT: All-Stars Bootcamp WHERE: Vuosaari Sports Hall WHEN: Saturday the 5th of January, 2019 from 12:30-17:30 WHY: Learning all the new things and all the new perspectives! Learning new skills, tricks and strategies so that we can all have a little more tools to work with in 2019. HOW: Registration starts SOON! We will be opening up registrations for the Bootcamp and there are only 40 on skates and …Read More

Best Hits Tournament 2019

Welcome to the Best Hits event organized by Helsinki Roller Derby at the Pasila sports hall (Radiokatu 22) on Saturday 8.12.2018! Helsinki Roller Derby’s AL-pakka, Åbo B-ajs from Turku and HC Ässät (Kallio Rolling Rainbow and Lappeenranta) are competing against each other this year. You can also see our Helsinki Roller Derby Juniors playing against “Vakaat aikuiset”. Ticketsale only from the door. Prices: Normal ticket 8 euros Reduced ticket 6 …Read More

All-Stars’ season 2018 – very special and at the same time especially good!

It was an early spring Saturday when we sat down together as a team to think through what makes up a good team. Themes such as commitment, team spirit, clear goals, lifting each other up, smart strategies, confidence in yourself and each other and no ego came up. We set our goals high up for the season 2018. We agreed as our ultimate goal to make it to the Champs …Read More

Helsinki Roller Derby looking for coaches for season 2018

We are looking for coaches for our B, C and ALpakka (fhe recreational league) -teams. Send a freely formed application by 19.8.2018 to trainer@helsinkirollerderby.com and write in the subject field the team of which coaching group you are applying to.   Helsinki Roller Derby Queen B’s  B-team coaches for season 2018 Queen B’s have risen in the rankings significantly in the past few years, and have won during the spring 2018 two …Read More

We’re going to WFTDA Division 1 Playoffs in A Coruña!

The top teams in the Women’s Flat Track Derby Association (WFTDA) are rolling into A Coruña, Spain for the 2018 International WFTDA Playoffs at the Ciudad de Deportiva de Riazor – Palacio de los Desportes, August 31st through September 2nd. We are glad our Helsinki Roller Derby All-Stars made it to this tournament! Hosted by As Brigantias Roller Derby, this event brings 12 of the best teams in the world …Read More

Roller Derby Finnish Championship will be solved this week

The Finnish Roller Derby championship is solved on 7th of July in Vantaa! Address: Trio Areena, Läntinen Valkoisenlähteentie 52-54, 01300 Vantaa. Schedule 9.30 Doors open 10.00 – 11.30 Oulu Roller Derby – Kallio Rolling Rainbow B-team 12.00 – 13.30 Tampere Roller Derby – Helsinki Roller Derby Queen B’s 13.30 – 14.30 Open skate 15.00 – 16.30 Final game 17.10 – 18.40 Match for the third place Yle TV2 will show the final game at 19.35 …Read More

London Rollergirls comes to Helsinki with three teams!

Helsinki Roller Derby will have much anticipated guests from UK, when the London Rollergirls’ arrive with three teams to play against HRD’s A-, B- and C-teams. The triple header will be held at the Pasilan Urheiluhalli on 12th of May (Saturday) between 13.30-21.00. Schedule: 13:00 Doors open 14:00-15:45 Helsinki Queen B’s vs. London Brawl Saints 16:15-18:00 Helsinki C-Cassette vs. London Batter C Power 18:30-20:00 Helsinki All-Stars vs. London Brawling During …Read More

All-Stars’ trip to Roller Derby Euro Cup ’18

Arriving to Manchester on Thursday morning we were greeted with sunny, mild weather, and when entering the city it was abundantly clear it is going through a period of growth. The construction sites and cranes littered the city skyline, and it’s citizens were even boasting of all the new talent moving in from neighboring cities. The message was clear: Manchester is growing and is the next big thing. Much of …Read More

2017, over and out!

Almost needless to say this but we will say it anyway: how glorious was it to have one of the 2017 WFTDA Division 1 Playoffs in Europe this year?! How amazingly did Crime City host it?! And what breathtaking audience and officials’ crews had we there?! And THOSE GAMES! We still have arrhythmia from the London versus Rainy City game. For the first time, Helsinki Roller Derby and other European …Read More

Mind games?

It’s the most important game of the season. Your team has done well during the whole season and it has come to this one game – one time for you to show what you got. You really keep trying and trying. You push yourself to the limits and still you don’t reach your best, instead, you keep going to the box and keep doing silly rookie mistakes. What’s wrong?! While …Read More

Make it a good memory

For most, weekends mean relaxation and taking it easy. For the All-stars, it usually means getting down to business of practices, off skates training, holding bootcamps and doing fundraising. No rest for the wicked amateur athletes! This weekend was no less busy than normal but it was very special in so many ways. Our mama bear Sara had her birthday, our dear friends from Turku had a scrimmage to determine …Read More