Finishing up the home season with a House PARDy!

PARDY’s Riverside Riot Squad finishes off their home season with a full contact double header House PARDy on July 29 at the Douro Arena.

Doors open at 4pm, with whistles at 5 & 7pm.

First bout features The Belleville Bombshells VS DRRD’s Motor City Madams.

At 7pm, the Riverside Riot Squad takes on Lindsay’s Repeat Offenders.

Tickets are 10$ in advance; 15$ at the door, kids 10 & under free.    Listen to Fresh Radio, and Energy in the morning for your chance to win tickets in July!

This is an all ages event, with licensed area 19+.

No ATM on site so please bring cash!  There will be food and snacks available for purchase, as well as a number of local vendors, and league merchandise.

Please come join the PARDY!

Also, volunteers and Non-Skating Officials are always needed — follow us on facebook to sign up!



fresh meet & greetWant to join roller derby? Of course you do! Here’s how to do it!

Area 705/PRD is hosting our 2015 Fresh Meat & Greet on September 9th and 16th at St James Church on Romaine St from 7-9pm.

At these sessions you will have a chance to talk all things derby with the league members, get fully geared up by our skate sponsor Twelve Thirty Four Skate Co. and sign up for the 2015 Fresh Meat Program.

Fresh Meat is a 12 week long program starting September 23rd and will run until Dec 9th. We will practice every Wednesday night at the St. James Church from 7-9pm. Every last Wednesday of the month practice will be from 8-10 pm.

Register on-line to secure your spot

Derby 101 Program

Name That League Contest!

Who wants the chance to win cool stuff ?

You do, and here’s how you can:

We have aname that leaguen exciting season of derby ahead of us this year! Exciting seasons mean exciting contests!! With the recent merge between Area 705 and Peterborough Roller Derby Leagues we find ourselves needing a new league name. That’s where YOU come in! We need your help naming our brand new league.

The “Name This League” Contest starts now! We will be accepting name suggestions until midnight, July 31st, 2015. At that time the members of Area 705/Peterborough Roller Derby will vote for their favorite. The winning name will be announced at our Season Closer Bout on August 22nd.

To Enter: Simply comment or email us through our website or facebook, or better yet visit the Area 705/Peterborough Roller Derby merchandise booth at our home bouts on May 23 and June 20 at the Douro Community Center. It is that easy.

You can’t have a contest without a prize! The winner will receive a league t-shirt displaying our brand new league name and logo, as well as a set of Seasons tickets for all our home bouts for the 2016 Season. And.. you’ll be the coolest cat in town.

Now …. GO!


Area 705 Roller Derby & Peterborough Roller Derby have joined forces!

Blended Derby FamilyArea 705 Roller Derby and Peterborough Roller Derby announce our recent merger to consolidate the derby community in Peterborough County.

After several months of preparation & discussion between the two boards, the merger was formalized at an inaugural Annual General Meeting on March 31 2015, with the election of a new board voted in comprised of members from the blended league.

Our big happy derby family was busy getting game-ready at the Douro Community Arena this past Sunday and are super excited for our upcoming season!

Stay tuned for more details as the season unfolds!