“Fresh Squeeze” 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.
“Skater Tots” Roller Skating (Not active at this time)
This is a basic roller skating class for girls ages 5-10. There is a class for fun and track time for girls. It is not a contact or roller derby training class.
“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.”
“Club Teams” Roller Derby
Our club teams are a mix of rookie and home game only skaters. Club team (Back Bay Bombshells) consist of former rookie skaters who have battled it out to earn their way on to a team and a few vets that do not have the availability to commit to a travel team.
“Travel Teams” Roller Derby
The skaters on Psycho Ex-Girlfriends and Chorizo & Eggs make up our highest level side roller derby. Skaters travel to take on opponents on both the flat track and banked track and play in 20+ bouts a year.
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 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. 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 adult roller derby and a photo ID (bring a copy with you)
• Must be 8+ girl to join Jr. Girl derby or 5+ for skater tots roller skating
• 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.