Hellfire Harlots are a roller derby league based in Nottingham, England. Founded in April 2010, the league has a single bouting team, which plays against teams from other leagues.
History [ edit ]
The league was founded in May 2010 by seven former members of the Nottingham Roller Girls.
They initially trained at Sport Nottingham, [1 ] but lost access to the venue and, after a long search, moved to the [2 ] Djanogly City Academy. [3 ]
el VISIOUS, from the Harlots, played for
Team England at the 2011 Roller Derby World Cup. In December 2011, the Harlots won the Broxtowe Sports Club of the Year award. [4 ] Also in late 2011, the league joined the [5 ] UK Roller Derby Association.
In October 2012, the Harlots were accepted as a member of the
Women's Flat Track Derby Association Apprentice Programme. [6 ]
References [ edit ]
^ " Roller derby enjoys a revival", , 24 January 2011 Nottingham Post
^ " Nottingham roller derby team look for a new home", BBC News, 1 February 2011
^ " Roller derby team Hellfire Harlots secure new home", BBC News, 26 February 2011
^ Mercy Less, " Team England 2011 World Cup Roster", , 10 August 2011 Derby News Network
^ " Nottingham Hellfire Harlots take Club of the Year Victory", ThisIsNottingham, 5 December 2011
^ " 22 Leagues Join WFTDA Apprentice Program", WFTDA, 18 October 2012