“Freshies” Basic Skating Skills
This is your first stop to learn skating fundamentals in a pressure-free environment (both flat and banked). Emphasis is placed on proper skating form. Learn striding, stopping, turns, backward skating, balance, speed and agility all in an effort to prepare you for fun recreational skating or roller derby.
“Fit-No-Hit” Roller Fitness
Lace up your skates for fitness and fun without the impact of roller derby. Special emphasis on proper skating form and fundamentals while getting a great cardio workout.
“Rookie” Roller Derby
Have what it takes to be a Derby skater? This class teaches the basics of the game for both banked and flat track roller derby training and prepares skaters for competitive play in our “mini-bouts.”
“Home Teams” Roller Derby
Our home teams are a bridge between rookie and the travel teams. Home teams (Psycho Ex-Girlfriends, Rolling Knockouts and Crash Test Bunnies) consist of former rookie skaters who have battled it out to earn their way on to a home team and a few vets each game to make it interesting.
“Travel Team” Roller Derby
The skaters on Blockwork Orange makes up our competitive side of the league. Skaters travel to take on opponents on both the flat track and banked track and play in 20+ bouts a year.
“Ref Squadron” Ref & Non-Skating Officials Training
These classes teach recruits how to call the shots and enforce the rules.
READY TO JOIN?
We would love to meet you and can answer any questions you might have at a free 30 minute orientation held most Saturdays at our home office in Santa Ana. Please fill out the request below and we will confirm what dates are available.
After you participate in orientation, have your gear and are signed up for dues, you are ready to roll at the next Freshie practice. first practice will be the 1st Tuesday after orientation at our Main Street location. Our flat track skating classes are held in Garden Grove, Fountain Valley and in Huntington Beach, CA while our banked track classes are held at 1947 S. Main St. in Santa Ana, CA.
To be on skates for any of our classes you:
• Need personal health insurance (please bring a copy with you)
• Must be 18+ to join roller derby and a photo ID (bring a copy with you)
• Must be 8+ girl to join Jr. Girl derby
• Mandatory Gear: You will need skates, helmet, pads (knee, elbow, wrist) & a mouth guard. Everything you need to get started can be borrowed (if available) or purchased at OC Roller Skates.