Bouts & Events 2010
LRD held their first tournament in October 2010. Teams from Manchester, Liverpool, Newcastle, Lincolnshire, Middlesbourough, Sheffield, Wakefield and of course our very own LEEDS ROLLER DOLLS, introducing there New Second Travel Team, Whip-Its gathered to play a series of 1/2 hour bouts. The tournament, hosted at Huddersfield Sports Centre, turned out to be a fun-filled day of Derby.
Winners on the day! Lincolnshire Bombers triumphed in a hard fought final agains LRD's own Yorkshire Whip-Its!
In what turned out to be a nail biting game, with plenty of thrilling moments, Leeds Roller Dolls went on to win against the mighty Glasgow Roller Girls' Irn Bruisers, in the last nail-biting moments. In a bout that saw excellent jamming on both sides and effective blocking & tactics throughout, at the final whistle scores were 78 -78. The excited crowd saw both teams step up for a further two jaw-dropping overtime Jams, culminating in The Dolls victorious at the end of one of the closest bouts this season.
LRD's first Open Intraleague Bout, was an Independence Day Success. Blacks Stars squared up against the White Stripes. Joining the Dolls in the battle was fellow West Yorkshire skaters the Wakey Wheeled Cats. Sparkling for the Stars were Fu Quin Hell, Feline Fatale and Edd Hunter; while the Stripes were not to be out-stripped had guest Cats Lookin' Fur Touble, Madame Whip Crash and Bruise Buffer.
This was another bout not to be missed! A first for both teams, London Rockin Rollers met the Leeds Roller Dolls on the track for a bit of roller derby fun on the 19th June at the Dewsbury Sport Centre, Dewsbury.
After a hard fought battle, London Rockin' Rollers were the victors!
Leeds Roller Dolls first Intraleague bout saw the moustachioed Cops squaring up against those crafty Robbers. The first half saw the Robbers escaping with a runaway lead. The second half saw the strong arm of the law closing the gap on those pesky villains in a final score that did in fact see the Robbers winning and getting away scot free!
Those Rollin’ Aces, the Birmingham Blitz Dames, headed north to take on those Ace Venturas, the Leeds Roller Dolls, in a Clash-ino Royale to remember! The last meeting of these Queens of the Pack saw Birmingham royally rush away with victory but a year has passed and Leeds were gunning for some Vegas vengeance! The girls had their laces high and their poker skates on, it was a Las Vegas Takedown! When the (c)hips were down, LRD came out victorious.