Learn Roller Derby with Bay State Roller Derby
Wallace Civic Center
1000 John Fitch Hwy, Fitchburg, MA 01420, USA
Bay State Roller Derby announces our next new recruit skills class, an 16-class program where aspiring skaters and skating officials become derby all-stars! If you miss team sports, are looking for a good workout, or want to challenge yourself in a new way while making friends, derby is for you!
No experience is required. The basic training program is designed to bring skaters and skating officials up to a full-contact skill level. We will teach you everything from skating basics, to proper falling, stopping, and hitting. Just bring your enthusiasm and protective gear, we'll help you with the rest.
Upon registering, all participants will receive a packet of information will full requirements and everything to expect at class.
If you have questions or would like more information, send an e-mail with your contact information to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Nitty Gritty:
Classes will take place at the Wallace Civic Center in Fitchburg, MA on Wednesdays from 7:30-9:30PM and Sundays 10AM-12PM. Plan to arrive at least 15 minutes early to practices to get geared-up, as on-track practice begins promptly. You must be 18 or older to join.
Required items to attend the first new skater class:
- A copy of your drivers license or state ID,
- Your insurance card (health care coverage is required,)
- Your gear, including: helmet, mouth guard, elbow pads, knee pads, and wrist guards,
- Quad roller skates.
*All of the gear you need can be purchased locally from our sponsor, the Bruised Boutique, in Nashua New Hampshire. Mention you're a new skater with us and they will hook you up!
By your second class, you will need to purchase additional insurance through the Women's Flat Track Derby Association (WFTDA) website. (Rate may be subject to change, but is $70 as of this date, renewing annually. All individuals who skate with us are required to carry this insurance. Visit https://wftdi.com/ and click "Purchase Insurance."
We look forward to skating with you!
If you're an experienced roller derby skater looking to join Bay State, keep an eye out for our Try On event or email email@example.com with your contact information.
*Please note that sign-up fees are non-refundable, but may be transferred, or applied toward a future class.Header image by Paul Erdhart
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