2013-wRECk Night, Session III
Looking for a taste of roller derby?
The SDD invites you to wRECk League, a fun, low-pressure, low-impact workout, skating class and recreational roller derby for women and men ages 18 and over. WRECk League is a place where injured or retired skaters can ease into skates and where beginners and referee hopefuls can build derby skills in preparation for SDD tryouts.
We meet 8-10 p.m. Tuesdays (basic skills and cardio) at the Garden City Gym, 160 Priscilla Thomas Way/Wheat Hill Road. There will be three sessions offered in 2013:
* Session I - February 3 - May 7
* Session II - May 14 - Aug. 13
* Session III - August 20 - Nov. 12
Participants must be at least 18 years old. They must use a helmet, wrist guards, elbow pads, knee pads and a mouth guard. (Loaner skates and gear are available for free use.) Use of tailbone or hip protective shorts is optional.
The cost is $50 for the semester or $7 per class.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
What if I haven't skated in a long time? Or never?
wRECk League is a place to get a fun workout, receive training and just enjoy roller skating. Skating can be moderately difficult so it is important that you be somewhat fit before putting on roller skates for the first time.
How does the program work?
The practices aree run by an SDD trainer or coach and consist of skating fundamentals, WFTDA minimum skills, light cardio, lessons on positional blocking and light hitting, drills and games. Participants can bow out of any drill or take breaks whenever they want.
Will wRECk League give me the skills needed to try out for the SDD?
Yes! The WFTDA Minimum Skills Test will be offered at the end of each session for those interested in trying out for the SDD competitive league.
Can I or my friends and family just come and watch?
Sorry, no spectators and no children please. Everyone who shows up to wRECk League should be ready to skate!
How do I join?
Participants may register on brownpapertickets.com by the second day of each session. New participants must sign a waiver saying they understand the risks of roller skating, and complete a new member form providing their name, address, phone number and email address.
Can I continue re-enrolling in wRECk League?
Yes! Each session will continue sharing exercise, skating and roller derby basic skills in a fun, low-pressure environment.
What do I bring?
* Proof of age
* Water bottle
* Comfortable workout clothes
* Thick socks
* Derby gear if you've got it.
Garden City Gym
160 Priscilla Thomas Way/ Wheathill Rd
Savannah, GA 31408
|Minimum Age: 18|
|Kid Friendly: No|
|Dog Friendly: No|