When: 15th of August from 6:30 to 9pm. Where: Victoria Road Recreation Centre, Guelph, 151 Victoria Road North, Guelph, Ontario N1E 5H4 **Find us in the Oak Room (large room downstairs)!** What: Always wanted to gte involved with roller derby but not sure where to start, what to expect or what’s involved? Come meet the fabulous friendly skaters, refs, and volunteers of Royal City Roller Derby and have all your questions answered.
What happens at the info night?
RCRD’s pros will answer all your questions about getting started with our amazing league and you’ll meet some of the superstars you’ll be training and skating with. You’ll also meet some of the skaters who conquered the Fresh & Furious 2018 tournament! **Already know derby is for you? You can guarantee your spot in our fall Intro to Derby training sessions by paying the full $105 fee at the info night.**
Do you have junior roller derby?
Know a younger human (9-17 years old) who wants to strap on skates? RCRD co-trains and -coaches Tri-City Junior Roller Derby here in Guelph, and info night is a great time to ask questions about how to get involved in the future of derby!
What happens in the intro to derby sessions?
For those interested in joining as players or referees, our introductory training sessions will teach you everything you need to join Our Ladies of Pain (RCRD’s rookie team) or the Untouchables and start participating as part of a powerful group, on and off the rink. Learn how to skate fast, fall small, give (and take!) a hit… Oh, and stopping, yeah, stopping will definitely be covered. Intro to Derby practices start SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 22. We will be running two sessions (9-11 am and 11 am-1pm) for 11 Saturdays (skipping the Thanksgiving weekend). Practices are open to anyone 18 years of age or older. Questions? Contact your Intro to Derby Team at [email protected] or fill out our online contact form here.