7 Interesting Facts You May Not Know About The Limerick Roller...
14. February 2015 09:36
7 Interesting Facts You May Not Know About The Limerick Roller Girls and the Limerick Pig Town Boys:
1) The team colours were originally Pink and Black, with the name the Stab City Rollers, but a last minute vote resulted in the change to green, black, and red.
2) Our members ages range from 21 to 43 … and a half, and we are parents/step-parents to 22 children between us.
3) The Limerick Roller Girls have been in 2 music videos - Mark O’Connor’s Kate Bush Hunting and Protobaby’s Keep Running - and one of our members appeared on The Great Irish Bake Off.
4) The majority of the teams were born in Ireland, but we also have members from: United States, United Kingdom, Germany, Switzerland, and France.
5) We boast 4 Members who are on Ireland’s National teams.
6) Our members have bouted/refereed/officiated in: Ireland, England, Germany, Belgium, Finland, Wales, U.S., the Netherlands, and Portugal.
7) Between our players we have 72 tattoos and 111 piercings.