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Boro Rollers

Meet the people of Middlesbrough who train ‘Rollers’ in mid-air acrobatics. Their tight knit community always help each other out and it’s this local spirit that’s lead them to victory in every major competition across the world. Seven days a week, round each other's houses, and maybe a beer or two.

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Seven days a week, round each other's houses, and maybe a beer or two.  

Boro Rollers are a group of men in Middlesbrough that train and fly acrobatic pigeons. The goal is to get all twenty of their pigeons to drop and roll in the sky at the same time. A sport of dedication, those serious about it spend time every day either training their own, or going down the road to watch their mates’ birds, keeping a keen eye on sky.

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Meet Chris
Pigeon Rollers
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I used to play football a lot with other lads and other mates and that... but pigeons come first

The perfect roll should look like a tennis ball dropping out of the sky

Wayne Alp, Pigeon Roller
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