Johnson County Roller Derby is excited to be partnering with Resurrection Skate Shop to host our first ever Roller Derby Boot Camp for women ages 14+. |
Join us for our Boot Camp Registration Orientation and JCRD Meet & Greet on Saturday, August 9th from 5pm - 8pm.
Resurrection will be bringing all their skates and roller derby equipment for custom fittings. You will be able to try on and find the perfect skate and gear set up and order it on the spot! Payment arrangements can and will be made available upon request. See their website for more details: http://resurrectionskates.com/
Day 1 of our Boot Camp is free to attend off-skates.
Weapon X will be leading a discussion on Gear Talk - what you will need and answering any and all gear related questions.
Next Anita Riot, Weapon X and Brandi Danger will be leading a warm-up and minimum skills demonstration. Anyone that has already purchased their boot camp ticket and has full gear is welcome and encouraged to participate.
You will be able to register for the three full length on-skates training classes during this first day of the Boot Camp and any gear ordered during the fitting is guaranteed to arrive in time.
Day 2: Sat., Aug. 30th: 9am - 12:00pm
Minimum Skills Review
Form and Footwork
Frontal Blocking & Hitting
Day 3: Sat., Sept. 6th: 9am - 12:00pm
Day 4: Sat., Sept. 13th: 9am - 12:00pm
Minimum Skills Test
Anita Riot # 138
Years playing roller derby: 9
League: Dallas Derby Devils
Teams: Army of Darkness [DDD All Stars], Wrecking Crew [DDD home team], Atom All Stars [http://www.nistevousa.com/team/anita-riot.html]
As the captain/coach of a home team for her first 3 seasons, Anita ran drills, taught skating form, hitting, agility, strategy, and plyometric training. As head of the training committee for 1 season, she oversaw tryouts, assessed new skaters for minimum skills, ran league practices, and traveled to visit other leagues and wrote recommendation letters for WFTDA membership for Oly Rollers and Oklahoma Victory Dolls. Her home team won league championships in 2013, and she was voted Triple Threat for our Dallas Derby Devils' 2013 awards.
Anita Riot loves to help skaters find the right gear and learn the skills they need to enhance a rad roller derby journey.
Weapon X # 666
Real name: Leslea Bushager
Grew up as a rink rat. Played roller hockey briefly as a child.
Started derby in 2007. Skated for Wrecking Crew and High Seas Hotties as well as DDD's travel team. Head of Training for DDD.
Worked for skate retailer for two years and learned a lot about equipment. Found a passion for it.
Skater Rep for Juice Wheels
Brandi Danger # 13
(will be added as soon)
Burleson Recreation Center (BRICK) (View)
550 NW Summercrest Drive
Burleson, TX 76028
|Minimum Age: 14|
|Kid Friendly: Yes!|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|