Greyhounds Bout 3 & 4: MDC v RTR and WH v SD

Adelaide Roller Derby had their 3rd and 4th Greyhounds bouts for this season at the Greyhounds on 22 May 2016. It was an exciting day of derby full of thrills and spills. The season’s undefeated team, Mile Die Club went up against the Road Train Rollers for the first bout of the day. It was Read more about Greyhounds Bout 3 & 4: MDC v RTR and WH v SD[…]

Adelaide Showground Bout 1: Mile Die Club v Wild Hearses

With the Dies rolling in off the back of a strong win against the Salties, and the Hearses slipping a late stage win over the Roadies a couple of weeks earlier, this was always going to be a killer bout. In the first five minutes, both teams edged the scores up, in an answer-response game Read more about Adelaide Showground Bout 1: Mile Die Club v Wild Hearses[…]

Greyhounds Bout 1 & 2: WH v RTR and MDC v SD

Bout 1 – Wild Hearses v Road Train Rollers The Roadies hit it hard from the first whistle and they raced out to a 20 point lead in the first few jams. But aggressive blocking from both teams saw jammers hitting the deck all over the place as the bout shaped up into a very Read more about Greyhounds Bout 1 & 2: WH v RTR and MDC v SD[…]

ADRD 2016 Season and Poster Launch

The Adelaide Roller Derby Season Launch was hum-dinger this year! Held at The Wheatsheaf Hotel on the 19th of March, the annual event had a carnival theme, and catered to kids and adults alike. Scheduled for the day was fun, music and the official unveiling of this year’s season poster. Local folk band Golonka wowed Read more about ADRD 2016 Season and Poster Launch[…]

Roll up roll up! ADRD 2016 Season Launch and Poster Reveal!

Make sure your calendars are clear on Saturday, 19 March from 1pm, as you’re invited to our 2016 Season Launch and Poster Reveal! Join us at our spiritual home and favourite pub the Wheatsheaf Hotel for an afternoon of carnival fun and frivolity for the whole family! There’ll be games, face painting, a snag sizzle, music by Golonka, Tarot Read more about Roll up roll up! ADRD 2016 Season Launch and Poster Reveal![…]

2014 Bout 11 & 12 Double Header

Wild Hearses vs Mile Die Club Salty Dolls vs Road Train Rollers After another round of nailbiting bouts this past weekend we now officially have a nailbiting problem! This whole season has been neck and neck and while the Wild Hearses held their lead throughout the bulk of bout 11, that didn’t keep our nails Read more about 2014 Bout 11 & 12 Double Header[…]

2014 Bout 9 & 10 Double Header

Bout 9: Wild Hearses vs Road Train Rollers First cabs off the rank were those giant killers, the Wild Hearses facing off again last year’s Grand Finalists the Road Train Rollers. The bout started with a flurry of Roadie points, and they were leading by 38 points at the end of six jams. Penalties and Read more about 2014 Bout 9 & 10 Double Header[…]

2014 Bout 8 Mile Die Club vs Road Train Rollers

Second up in the double header were two teams that always bring their game face to the track against one another. Sitting third and fourth on the ladder, the Road Train Rollers played the Mile Die Club who were looking for their first win of the season. This victory was needed by both teams to Read more about 2014 Bout 8 Mile Die Club vs Road Train Rollers[…]

2014 Bout 7 Wild Hearses vs Salty Dolls

The first bout back after the Great Southern Slam saw second-placed Wild Hearses take on ladder leaders the Salty Dolls, who were on a winning streak of 10 bouts in a row. This was touted to be a close match-up between the top two teams, with the largest margin in previous bouts a measly 26 Read more about 2014 Bout 7 Wild Hearses vs Salty Dolls[…]