Sign up for autumn 2022 beginners’ practices

Would you like to try a new hobby in a safe and supporting environment? DRRD’s beginner practices are here and you can sign up now!

What: Beginners practices start on Thursday 22nd of September from 6.30pm to 8pm
Schedule: Thursdays from 6.30pm to 8pm and Sundays from 2pm to 3pm
Where: Ilpoisten palloiluhalli, Lauklähteenkatu 15, Turku
What do you need: Your own gear (we have also a limited amount of gear to lend out)
Cost: 70 € which includes a membership fee for the rest of the year

Sign up for beginners’ practices here

You don’t need any previous experience in roller skating or roller derby. We’ll start from the very basics and help you develop your skills at your own pace.

The age limit for our beginners’ phase is 16 years. All participants must agree to and behave according to our values.

More info: beginners@dirtyriverrollerderby.com.

You’re warmly welcome to DRRD and our beginners’ practices!

OPEN SKATE 28.8. AND 5.9.

Come & try roller derby! Dirty River Roller Derby is looking for new skaters, referees and non-skating officials. This event is free of charge and open for everyone. You must be at least 16 to attend but otherwise there is no age limit! You’ll get to try the skates and other gear, and you don’t need to know how to skate or have any background in sports to attend. Everyone is welcome! Wear comfy sports clothes and bring a water bottle with you.


What: Roller derby open skate!
When: Sunday 28th of August at 2 pm and Monday 5th of September at 6.30 pm
Where: Ilpoisten palloiluhalli, Lauklähteenkatu 15, Turku
Price: 0 €! It’s free!
Sign-up form: https://forms.gle/TetWHT5NujH3PoKz6


Our next beginners’ practices starts later this autumn! Questions? Ask here or send us an email: beginners@dirtyriverrollerderby.com – we speak English!

Sign up for spring 2022 beginners practices!

Would you like to try a new hobby in a supporting environment? DRRD’s beginner practices are here and you can sign up now!

What: Beginners practices start on Apr 13th at 7.30 pm
Schedule: Wednesdays 7.30-9 pm
Where: Ilpoisten palloiluhalli, Lauklähteenkatu 15, Turku
What do you need: Your own gear (more info below)
Cost: 70 € which includes a membership fee for the whole year

Sign up for beginners practices.

You don’t need any previous experience in roller skating. We’ll start from the very basics and help you develop your skills at your own pace. After signing up we’ll send you a more detailed info letter about the gear you need if you already haven’t received it.

The age limit for our beginners’ course is 16 years. More info: beginners@dirtyriverrollerderby.com.

All participants must agree to and behave according to our values.

Open skate 16.3. and 20.3.

Come & try roller derby! Dirty River Roller Derby is looking for new skaters, referees and non-skating officials. This event is free of charge and open for everyone. You must be at least 16 to attend but otherwise there is no age limit! You’ll get to try the skates and other gear, and you don’t need to know how to skate or have any background in sports to attend. Everyone is welcome! Wear comfy sports clothes and bring a water bottle with you.


What: Roller derby open skate!
When: Wed 16 March at 8 pm and Sunday 20 March at 2 pm
Where: Ilpoisten palloiluhalli, Lauklähteenkatu 15, Turku
Price: 0 €! It’s free!
Sign-up form: https://forms.gle/6YkzF8XUngvoaDUL6


Our next beginners’ course starts later this spring! Questions? Ask here or send us an email: beginners@dirtyriverrollerderby.com – we speak English!

Roller derby open skate on 3rd of October 2021

What: Roller derby open skate!
When: Sunday 3 October at 2-4 pm
Where: Ilpoisten palloiluhalli, Lauklähteenkatu 15, Turku
Price: 0 €! It’s free!

Come & try roller derby! Dirty River Roller Derby is looking for new skaters, referees and non-skating officials. This event is free of charge, but you must be at least 16 to attend.

You’ll get to try the skates and other gear, and you don’t need to know how to skate or have any background in sports to attend. Everyone is welcome! Wear comfy sports clothes and bring a water bottle with you.

To ensure covid19 safety, please DO NOT attend if you are having even mild symptoms. Keep your distance and maintain good hand and coughing hygiene.

Signup form: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScSmDYGmRMaJimuTpg69PA6vpPNqe_kef6ooAuZeCDC2FdNuw/viewform?usp=sf_link

Questions? Send us an email: beginners@dirtyriverrollerderby.com – we speak English!

Autumn beginners’ course

It´s time to start a new speedy hobby called roller derby – Sign up for the beginners course! And don´t worry, it will be super fun!

What: Beginners course starts on Oct 7 at 8 pm
Schedule: Wednesdays 8-9 pm and every other Friday 7:30-9 pm
Where: Ilpoisten palloiluhalli, Lauklähteenkatu 15, Turku
What I need: Own gear (more info below)
Cost: 65 €
Sign up: HERE

Sign-up for the beginners’ course is now open! The course starts on October 7th and you’ll need to have your own gear to participate. The best place to shop for gear is our partner, Finland’s one and only derby shop Jam in the box. You can also check second hand options on Facebook. You’ll need skates, helmet, knee pads, elbow pads, wrist guards and mouth guard.

The age limit for our beginners’ course is 16 years, but otherwise there are no requirements. You are welcome just as you are, whether that’s a couch potato or a super sportsy person. Spots are limited so sign up quickly! More info: beginners@dirtyriverrollerderby.com.

All participants must agree to and behave according to our values.

OPEN SKATE September 20th: Come & try roller derby!

Come & try roller derby! Dirty River Roller Derby is looking for new skaters, referees and non-skating officials. This event is free of charge and open for all genders. You must be at least 16 to attend but otherwise there is no age limit!

What: Roller derby open skate!
When: Sunday 20 September at 2 pm
Where: Ilpoisten palloiluhalli, Lauklähteenkatu 15, Turku
Price: 0 €! It’s free!

You’ll get to try the skates and other gear, and you don’t need to know how to skate or have any background in sports to attend. Everyone is welcome! Wear comfy sports clothes and bring a water bottle with you.

Our next beginners’ course starts on 7 October. We will post the sign up form in this event later.
Questions? Ask here or send us an email: beginners@dirtyriverrollerderby.com – we speak English!

Sign-up for the beginners’ course 2020!

It´s time to start a new speedy hobby called roller derby – Sign up for the beginners course! And don´t worry, it will be super fun!

What: Beginners course starts on Feb 12 at 7 pm
Schedule: Wednesday 7-8:30 pm and Friday 6:30-8 pm
Where: Ilpoisten palloiluhalli, Lauklähteenkatu 15, Turku
What I need: Own gear (more info below)
Cost: 65 €
Sign up: HERE

Sign-up for the beginners’ course is now open! The course starts on Feb 12th and you’ll need to have your own gear to participate. The best place to shop for gear is our partner, Finland’s one and only derby shop Jam in the box. You can also check second hand options on Facebook. You´ll need skates, helmet, knee pads, elbow pads, wrist guards and mouth guard.

The age limit for our beginners’ course is 16 years, but otherwise there are no requirements. You are welcome just as you are, whether that’s a couch potato or a super sportsy person. Spots are limited so sign up quickly! More info: beginners@dirtyriverrollerderby.com.

All participants must agree to and behave according to our values.

SEE YOU THERE!

Roller derby Open Skate -tryouts in January 2020

Come & try roller derby! Dirty River Roller Derby is looking for new skaters, referees and non-skating officials! The events are free of charge and open for all genders. You must be at least 16 to attend but otherwise there is no age limit! You don’t need to know how to skate or have any background in sports. Everyone is welcome!

Beginners’ course will start on 12 February – more info will follow.

What: Roller derby open skate!
When: Monday 20th January at 6.30 PM & Wednesday 29th January at 7 PM
Where: Ilpoisten palloiluhalli, Lauklähteenkatu 15, Turku
Price: 0 €! It’s free!

Questions? Ask on Facebook or send us an email: beginners@dirtyriverrollerderby.com

Welcome!

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Photo: Star Pass Photos

Beginners’ course autumn 2019

Dirty River Roller Derby Beginners’ course this autumn!

The course starts on Wednesday 2nd October and lasts until December. The beginners practice every Wednesday from 7 pm until 8.30 pm and on Fridays from 6:30 pm until 8 pm. We practice at Ilpoisten palloiluhalli (Lauklähteenkatu 15, Turku). We’ll learn something new at every practice but also revise things that we have learned in previous sessions.

The beginners’ course costs 65 euros and you need to have your own gear to participate. We’ll be glad to help you out if you have any questions regarding buying the gear! The easiest way to get your gear is to contact Finland’s very own roller derby store Jam in the Box.

If you’d like to join the beginners’ course, please sign up through this link. For more information, please contact our beginners’ department at beginners@dirtyriverrollerderby.com.

Welcome to the course and the derbyverse!

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Join us! Photo: Ville Päivätie