Hello, my name is Ethan. I am 10 and I’m learning how to play Roller Derby. Roller Derby means to me that you can all get all your energy out. My first scrimmage was very exciting. I was 3rd jammer. It was very fun to be a jammer because you can go up to...
Training Archives - Derby United
Most of us identify as much more than just roller derby athletes. We are parents, coaches, students, various job titles and many other things. Choosing to play roller derby is sometimes the only thing we have to ourselves in an ever-flowing world. We spend copious amounts of energy, time, and money dedicating ourselves to...
In this class, blockers and jammers will learn techniques to work together to score more points for their team. Topics will include assists, clears, feeding and strategic timing. Participants will learn to improve their communication skills through non-verbal cues to improve the execution of offensive strategies.
This on-skates class will focus on breaking down effective techniques for obstructive blocking into its simplest parts. Tips for using maximum surface area as well as constant contact will be reinforced with lots of deliberate practice and incremental growth. This class is great for those just starting out in contact roller derby but can...
Team Manager vs. Bench Coach- Every league is different but here is how we often split up the jobs.