LEARN TO SKATE by Peterborough Area Roller Derby (4 week program)

Date: Tuesday evenings, starting October 19th, 2021
Time: 7:00 to 9:00 PM
Location: The Village on Argyle (780 Argyle St, in the gym at Master’s College)
Cost: $50.00 plus insurance
 
No skating experience necessary – bring your own protective gear and skates (we have a limited collection of gear to loan out on a first come, first served basis)
 
An opportunity to continue on into the Derby 101 program will be offered following the 4 week learn to skate program – ask about a discount on your registration fee!
 
There will be a “Meet & Greet” Tuesday, October 12th, 2021 at the Nicholls Oval pavilion from 5:30 to 7:00 PM where you can meet us, try on gear and get answers to your burning questions!
 
We can’t wait to meet you!
 
Join the PARD mudroom for more details: https://www.facebook.com/groups/171938891755966
 
**Must be fully vaccinated per provincial COVID protocol to participate**
Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on LEARN TO SKATE by Peterborough Area Roller Derby (4 week program)

Back in the news, if not on the track … yet…

We’d like to give a shout out and big thanks to Peterborough Currents for featuring us in a story last December! 

Peterborough roller derby team planning a post-pandemic rebuild

Check them out and support local independent journalism!

 

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Back in the news, if not on the track … yet…

Long Time No WE!

Sorry our site has been quiet for a while, but we’re gearing up for another great season — first bout is part of Durham Region Roller Derby’s Home Opener Triple Header!    Join us in Oshawa on Leap Day — Feb 29!   Find out more!

Want to find out what the league has been up to for the past while, and to get caught upon Nancy Drew Blood’s Derby 101 Blog posts? follow PARD on Facebook.

Nancy Drew Blood, killing 27/5.

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Comments Off on Long Time No WE!

Final Home Game of 2019 season: Rock’em Block’em Robots Roller Derby Double Header

Peterborough Area Roller Derby will finish their bout season on Saturday July 27, hosting “Rock’em Block’em Robots”: a full contact flat track roller derby double header featuring leagues from across Ontario at the Evinrude Centre in Peterborough.

Doors open at 4:30pm, with  Durham Region Roller Derby’s Motor City Madames facing Toronto Roller Derby’s Smoke City Bandits at 5pm, followed by PARD’s RiverSide Riot Squad vs the Belleville Bombshells at 7:05pm.  Tickets are $8 in advance from a skater, or from Things from Mom’s Basement on Charlotte St. in Peterborough; or $10 at the door.  Kids under 10 are free and this is a family friendly event. 

More information about the venue, vendors, and tickets can be found at the July 27 event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/2074219522871658/.  Those interested in volunteering, or learning more about becoming a non-skating official with the league are encouraged to get in touch through our facebook page.

Skater in league jersey and ref in striped shirt, with helmets and protective gear, facing each other menacingly with fist raised like rock'em sock'em robots.
Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Final Home Game of 2019 season: Rock’em Block’em Robots Roller Derby Double Header

Home Season Opener! Fight for Your Right to PARDY!

Join us for PARD’s first home bout of the 2019 season, featuring an open co-ed scrimmage to warm you up, followed by the Riverside Riot Squad versus Durham Region Roller Derby’s DRRD’y Farmers in full contact, flat track roller derby action.
Doors open at 4:30 pm.
Scrimmage at 5pm
RSRS VS DRRDy Farmers at 7:05pm

Co-ed Black and White scrimmage is open to all skaters who have passed mins and are 18+, with proof of CRDI insurance. 5$ per skater to participate. Skaters MUST preregister! Sign up for the scrimmage available shortly!

Scrimmage registration is open. Please fill out this survey: https://forms.gle/HYsQEZQyWpjmBd3Y8

Tickets for spectators are 9$ in advance from a skater, or 10$ at the door.

If you are interested and available to Ref, NSO, or volunteer in any other way, please be in touch!
NSOs register with this survey: https://forms.gle/FcVZ9cDPFbWM67689

rollerderby players in full contact.  photo credit Jackie Helliwell Shoup.
Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on Home Season Opener! Fight for Your Right to PARDY!

Spring Fling Open Rec Skate Night!

Join us Friday May 31 for our last open recreational skate night for the summer! New time! 7:30 – 9pm.

2$ admission for non-PARD members. Bring your own skates (quad or inline) and we supply the space, and the tunes.

Family friendly, but kids need to be supervised by an adult.

Limited rentals available — you NEEED to book them at least a day in advance.

Find out more at the Facebook event

vintage black and white photo of two women in roller skates jumping over two figures lying on banked track.  Advertising public skate Friday may 31 7:30 - 9pm. 2$ admission.

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on Spring Fling Open Rec Skate Night!

2019 Coaching Team Revealed!

PARD is pleased to announce our 2019 coaching staff dream team!
Head Coach: Pip
Blocker Coach: Saria Stark
Jammer Coach: Stevie Stitches.

Looking forward to a season of hard work and team development! 🤩 (photo credits to the awesome Simon Spivey)

 

 

Posted in Featured, Games, Riverside Riot Squad | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on 2019 Coaching Team Revealed!