HELSINKI ROLLER DERBY
Finland's first roller derby league. Since 2009.
Events
Lorrae Evans bootcamp 5.2.-7.2. -new ways of blocking from down under

Lorrae Evans bootcamp 5.2.-7.2. -new ways of blocking from down under

On the 6.2. we arranged open Bootcamp with Lorrae Evans for the rest of the Finland. It was a success and there were people all around Finland – for example from Turku, Tampere, Oulu and Joensuu. Bootcamp weekend continued on Sunday (with HRD) when all the individual skills practiced on Friday (and on Saturday) were...
Fourth Best Hits tournament played in the Bunker on Sat, Jan 9

Fourth Best Hits tournament played in the Bunker on Sat, Jan 9

This time around the lineup in the battle for the golden cassette, organized by our C team, featured the White Night Furies from St. Petersburg, the Riverdale Rollers from Kalajokilaakso, Kallio Rolling Rainbow’s C team Piritorin Ässät, and of course our very own C-Kasetti. Despite the record-breaking cold snap that swept through Helsinki in the...
Lorrae Evans bootcamp 6th of February!

Lorrae Evans bootcamp 6th of February!

Want to learn the ins and outs of offensive and defensive strategies from a member of WFTDA’s currently ranked #2 team Victorian Roller Derby league? On February 6th Lorrae Evans will give you the chance to learn skills that the top skaters in derby have trained before high level competitions such as the world cup,...
Next beginners course begins in February, open skates in January!

Next beginners course begins in February, open skates in January!

Now that our newest members just graduated, we need some new “fresh meats” to coach! Our new space in Bunkkeri allows us to offer more training time and opportunities also on the beginners course, and in a much much nicer schedule -we have a quite nice package to offer for you guys! The fresh meat course training times are Mondays...
Roller Derby Junior Bootcamp 14th and 15th of Nov.!

Roller Derby Junior Bootcamp 14th and 15th of Nov.!

Helsinki Roller Derby is organizing in collaboration with Roller Derby Finland the first ever junior roller derby bootcamp in Bunkkeri (Jätkäsaari) for 10 to 17 year olds on 14th and 15th of November. Everyone interested in roller derby and aged between 10 and 17 is welcome to join the bootcamp -we have groups both for...
Open skate events and new beginners course in August!

Open skate events and new beginners course in August!

  Now that we have super cool new training space, we would like to get some new “fresh meats” to fill it up! The new space allows us to offer more training time and opportunities also on the beginners course, and in a much much nicer schedule -we have a quite nice package to offer you guys!...
The color of Easter was GREEN

The color of Easter was GREEN

This year our Easter was more about derby than eggs. Local derbyphiles got a welcomed break from all the chocolate munching when Dirty River Roller Grrrls (Turku, Finland) and Dublin Roller Derby visited us in Pasila for a double header game. For our All-Stars it was an important prep game before their WTF-tour to America,...
Block It Like It's Hot -home team tournament opened the season 2015

Block It Like It’s Hot -home team tournament opened the season 2015

Last weekend Helsinki Roller Derby hosted a citywide home team bout at Pasila Sports Hall. An audience of 250 people cheered for their teams as 4 home teams from Helsinki Roller Derby and Kallio Rolling Rainbow–Saturday Fight Fever, Hurtta Lottas, Fisters of Mercy and Les Bombas–took part in the small tournament. There were new and...
HRD travels to WET!

HRD travels to WET!

Helsinki Roller Derby has the honor of being part of WET 2014 tournament, held at Malmö, Sweden, at Baltiska Hallen, which a very familiar and dear venue to HRD’s history. Long time has passed since the first Scandinavian tournament Battle of the Nordic Lights, also hosted by CCR, which was HRD’s first tournament – now Helsinki Roller...
HRD is looking for new skaters and officials!

HRD is looking for new skaters and officials!

Helsinki Roller Derby is hosting Open Skate event on 22nd of August 7:30-10PM at Pasila Sports Hall. 7:30 PM we will kick off by trying out loan gear and skating and also by going through what reffing and NSOing (non skating officiating) means in roller derby. 9-10PM HRD skaters will scrimmage and there’s a possibility...
Helsinki Roller Derby All-Stars outshine the sun with their defensive play

Helsinki Roller Derby All-Stars outshine the sun with their defensive play

On Saturday the 17th of May 2014 Helsinki Roller Derby had a pleasant visitor from the west when Crime City Rollers from Malmö arrived at Pasila Sports Hall with two of their teams. Both HRD’s and CCR’s A- and B-teams played in the Partners in Crime -bout, this time the A-teams played first and the B-teams...
Helsinki Roller Derby ON SALE!

Helsinki Roller Derby ON SALE!

On the national Clean-up Day on Saturday May 24, Helsinki Roller Derby will have our own pop-up flea market in Pengerpuisto (Pengerkatu 16, 00500 Helsinki). The flea market will be open from 10:00 to 16:00. We’ll be selling clothing, accessories and knick-knacks as well as roller derby gear. There’ll be some good bargains so come...