HAPPY SPRING! REGISTRATION OPENS 3/20/18:
We are gearing up for our Spring 2018 session!
Find out more about our positive, FUN, supportive, exciting derby-style skating class at our upcoming Info Night*!
*attendance to Info Night is NOT required to join our upcoming session - but is highly recommended, because we know you will fall in love with us and not be able to resist joining us :)
Tuesday March 20
Happy Wheels Skate Center
331 Warren Ave
Portland, ME 04103
REGISTRATION OPENS ON 3/20 at midnight!
(Info Night is a FREE event!).
*you may arrive at 5:15 to put on your (CLEAN!) sneakers. The Info portion of this event will be complete by 6:30pm; you are welcome and encouraged to stay & watch class in progress.
Come check out a Beginner class! Join our happy skaters for off-skates warm up, then strap on some skates for a short open skate with them! See how it feels to be on wheels.
Stay to watch the class and get an idea of what to expect!
BRING: clean sneakers for the warm up, helmet, water (skates provided!)
WEAR: clothing comfortable for movement.
The Spring 2018 Beginner Session begins Tuesday, April 17, 2018.
Classes will be from 5:30-7pm on Tuesday evenings at Happy Wheels Skate Center for 12 weeks.
You will learn foundational skating and non-contact roller derby skills in a methodical, safe, fun way! Our membership currently ranges from women age 18 through 68, some who have not skated since 5th grade, some who aspire to aspire to an eventual competitive roller derby career, and ALL of our members want to have fun and feel the wind in their hair in a positive supportive environment!
12 Class Session fee: $162*
Skaters must ALSO acquire and come to class with the following (not included in your registration fee):
Quad Speed (Roller Derby) Skates
Roller Derby Helmet
Roller Derby Knee Pads
Roller Derby Elbow Pads
Roller Derby Wrist Guards
WE ONLY ACCEPT APPROPRIATE GEAR AND SKATES-please avoid purchasing gear and roller skates at big box stores. We HIGHLY recommend purchasing your gear and skates from one of the following skater-owned businesses:
TURN TWO SKATE SHOP
643 Forest Ave, Portland, ME 04101
BRUISED BOUTIQUE SKATE SHOP:
210 Daniel Webster Highway, Nashua, NH 03060
You can travel to the store to try on gear and skates and speak with the knowledgeable staff Tuesdays through Saturdays 11-7pm, or visit the New Skater Packages page and purchase discounted packages to be shipped directly to you:
Both shop owners are knowledgeable about our classes and our skating surface!
QUESTIONS? Comment here or email us: DerbySkateClub@gmail.com