New Years Resolution? JOIN THE PARDY

poster for Peterborough Area Roller Derby 101 program Meet & Greet, Tues January 30th 7 - 8pm, the Village on Argyle.  Theme Fatale is wearing the jammer cover and skating towards a point behind your right shoulder. Register for PARD’s 10 week Derby 101 February Intake!

Date: starting February 6, 2024

Note: Currently the Derby 101 program is scheduled for Tuesday nights and runs for 10 weeks but there is a possibility that it will move to Wednesdays starting in March. You will be updated as soon as this is confirmed.

Time: 7:00-9:00 pm (doors open at 6:45 to gear up.)

Location: The Village on Argyle (

Cost: $150.00 plus insurance 

Register here

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)

There will be a “Meet & Greet” Tuesday, January 30, 2024 at the Village on Argyle from 7:00-8:00 PM where you can meet us, try on gear, and get answers to your burning skate questions! 

We can’t wait to meet you!

Sign up for WFTDi insurance at this site:

MAKE SURE THAT YOU JOIN THE LEAGUE after you make your WFDTi profile and pay.

Only a week to go to our November Let’s Move Public Skate!

Join us at the Village on Argyle Friday November 30 7-9 pm  for our last public skate of 2018.  All donations at the door are going to the Peterborough Regional Hospital Foundation to support their oncology department and family supports.

If you need skates, don’t forget to book them now through our FB event page!

Also, did you know that #Movember is a registered charity?  it’s not too late to sign up for this year!  We encourage you to visit their website to learn more.  If you want to donate to them at the door, please let us know, and we’ll hold the funds separate from the PRHC funds.


Join us for Roller Derby 101! Learn to Skate or Build New Skills!

Roller Derby 101, a 12 week training course, interspersed with open skate nights, starts this September!   Open to skaters of all levels or competitive interests.  Also, refs in training skate for free!

Join us for our information nights:

Tuesday September 4, 7 – 8 pm, St. James Church (Romaine & Aylmer)

Friday September 7, 7-9pm, The Village on Argyle, 780 Argyle St. Peterborough : league training session, with drop ins welcome!

Tuesday September 11, 7-8pm, The Village on Argyle: Rumbling Rage in the House! Rumbling Rage will be on site Tuesday Sept 11, so you can pick up your spanking fresh smelling roller gear!

RSVP via our facebook page: Area Roller Derby 2018 Roller Derby 101 dates

Meat & Greet This Wednesday!

Fresh Meat Jan 2017




We had such an overwhelming response to the Fall Fresh Meat Intake, we decided to host another!!
Join us for the Meat & Greet this week and next! Signup on Facebook or just show up!

Wednesday Jan 4 & 11,  7 PM – 9 PM

St. James United Church
221 Romaine Street, Peterborough, Ontario K9J 2C3

PARD Peterborough Area Roller Derby is hosting a Fresh Meat Training Camp starting January 18th that will run for 12 weeks. There will be two Meat & Greet sessions held on January 4th and 11th from 7-9pm at St. James United Church on Romaine St in Ptbo.

At these sessions you will have a chance to meet and talk to the league members about all things derby, have your questions answered, buy some league merchandise and get fully geared up by our skate sponsor Twelve Thirty Four Skate Co.

The Fresh Meat Training Camp is $150 plus $30 for insurance, which is due at the Meat & Greet sessions. We accept cash, cheque -made out to Peterborough Area Roller Derby, or e-transfer -which can be sent to (using the password rollerderby) Insurance is paid directly to CRDi and the forms for that can be found on their website We will also have them at the Meat & Greet sessions.

Tell all your friends! Hope to see you there!

Skate Maintenance Clinic!

PARD hosting a skate maintenance clinic on Wednesday March 16, 7-9pm, in conjunction with league sponsor, Twelve Thirty Four Skate Co. The clinic will be held at the Camp Kawartha Environment Centre, 2505 Pioneer Road, Peterborough, ON.

This clinic is geared towards the care of quad roller skates. Learn what all the different parts of your skates are, what they do and how to clean and care for them. Skateboarders may also be interested in coming out to learn how to clean bearings. Bring your skates along for a hands-on workshop.

Participation is free for league members — $5 for non-PARD members. Twelve Thirty Four Skate Co. will also have some items available for sale.

RSVP through our facebook event page: