Adult Intro to Derby Series

Ready to start your roller derby journey with Rose City Rollers?

Sign up now for the next Intro to Derby Series beginning on January 27th! Learn derby skills like how to fall, stop, and crossover! More advanced skaters will learn backwards skating, lateral movement, and transitions (changing from forwards to backwards skating while rolling).

⭐️ FOUR 2-hour sessions on Saturdays from 8 to 10 am (1/27, 2/3, 2/10 & 2/17)⁠
⭐️ Rental skates and gear are included
⭐️ ASL interpretation is provided

Where: The Hangar at Oaks Park 

How much: $150 (not open to RCR members)


Must be: ⁠
– 18+ years old⁠
– Able to stand on skates unassisted and get up from a fall without help⁠
– Fully vaccinated⁠ against Covid-19

What you’ll need:

  • Skates, Pads, Helmet – Don’t have your own? No sweat! Our gear lending library has you covered! Loaners are even included in your reservation for the program (just make sure to fill out your gear section of the registration).
  • Mouthguard – Sisu is our preferred brand because it can be remolded, We offer them for $20. We also have a non-moldable kind for $5. *SISU mouthguards will need to be picked up before the series starts, more info to come.
  • Water bottle – hydrate, hydrate, hydrate.
  • Snacks – bring a small snack that will help give you energy. Protein bars are great.


We’ll celebrate the end of the session with a party! That’s right, we will offer food and fun. What a great chance to meet the cohort off-skates and celebrate your accomplishments. The party will be on the last day of the session from 10am-11am with FREE baked goods and mimosas! 🥂 🥳

We look forward to seeing you on the track!

January 27, 2024
February 17, 2024

8:00 am—10:00 am

Rose City Rollers Hangar at Oaks Amusement Park
SE Oaks Park Way
Portland, OR 97202