Crash Course 101 is a 7-week course that teaches folks (aged 18+) the basics of roller skating for roller derby.
Hosted by Ottawa Roller Derby, participants will learn basic skating techniques such as stopping, falling safely, crossovers, derby position, and footwork, as well as an introduction to the rules of roller derby.
Please note that all participants MUST bring the following safety gear as well as quad skates (not roller blades):
helmet (roller derby/skateboard, hockey or bicycle)
mouth guard (optional but recommended)
A limited number skates are available for rental on a first-come, first-served basis. Please email email@example.com for available sizes or information.