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Under the Helmet: Dr Green Dream

Dr Green Dream is a Jammer for the Blitz Dames A Team. She moved to Birmingham a year ago from Australia, transferring from the Mackay City Roller Maidens. In her non-derby life, she trades skates for scrubs and goes by

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Diary of a Fresh Meat – Episode Six

So my Fresh meat days are nearly over. Because I’m kind of obsessive I counted how many different ‘sign offs’ you need for your WFTDA minimum skills (not including 27 in 5). This totals 219 in total (73 skills to

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Diary of a Fresh Meat – Episode Five

Yesterday was my eight month Derbyversary. This comes after a fantastic practise on Saturday where I got three PB’s and felt like I played well at Daisy (despite the penalty – oops!). Followed by an evening of alcohol with many

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Take cover! We’re about to introduce our most explosive ref yet.

Introducing Anni Ka-Boom, # 403! Here’s what she has to say about being a ref for the Birmingham Blitz Dames. “I’m a skater (and occasional ref) with the Blitz Dames and a baby ref with the Crash Test Brummies. I’ve

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Mimey Vice

Have you been collecting our favourite refs? If so, you’re in for a real treat today! We’re introducing our head ref, the formidable Mimey Vice, #42! Here’s what she has to say about being head referee for the Birmingham Blitz

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