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Derby 101
Derby 101 is open to beginners 18 years+ who want to learn the game of flat track roller derby.  Our 10-week sessions run three times per year.  If you’re determined, dedicated, and team-oriented, we want to hear from you! No experience is required.

If you’re interested in joining Derby 101 session or have any questions, complete our online skater intake questionnaire and we’ll get back to you.

Next Derby 101 Program
Wednesdays, July 13 – September 14 2016
6:30 – 7:30 pm
Coronation Arena, Hamilton
$100 + insurance
Insurance: CRDi insurance is mandatory unless you have roller sport insurance through another provider. Please forward your email confirmation from CRDi to insurance@hammercityrollergirls.ca prior to the start of Derby 101.
Safety Gear: Knee & elbow pads, wrist guards, helmet, mouth guard and quad roller skates are required. Need gear? Try Rollergirl.ca, Neon Skates, or Rollerskatin.ca.

For more information about preparing for Derby 101, download our Fresh Info Sheet , check out this FreshMeat File from Rollergirl.ca, or complete our online intake form and we’ll get back to you.

Smash Squad
If you already know how to play roller derby or are returning to the sport after a hiatus, Smash Squad is the place for you.  You’ll have the space to regain your derby legs alongside other returnees and freshly minted Derby 101 grads.  Smash Squad members can join regular league practices after successfully passing the current Women’s Flat Track Derby Association (WFTDA) skills test.

Transfer Skaters
Roll with us! If you are an active member in good standing with another league, contact us and we will work out a plan to transition you to our league.