The San Diego Derby United Youth League is San Diego’s finest and first junior roller derby league! The junior skaters, ages 7-17, learn and play the game of banked and flat track roller derby. Juniors are enrolled year-round through monthly orientations.
Learn more about the Junior Bootcamp training program.
Junior Bootcamp & Travel Team = $80/monthly
All new skaters join through the Junior Bootcamp program. Transfer, returning and experienced derby skaters may sidestep Bootcamp with a skills evaluation. Once enrolled, prospective members will receive their membership free of charge for the remainder of the month during which they attended orientation and filled out paperwork. All memberships are paid via autopay on the online Member Portal on the 1st of every month. Junior membership is month-to-month and may be canceled at any time (with 2 business days notice for cancellation to take effect). Details may be found in the Roller Derby 360 Membership Agreement.
Junior Derby Bootcamp Includes:
WED 5-7p: SKILLS: Firecrackers (Level 1 & 2) & Spitfires (Travel Team) Practice
SAT 10a-12p: GAME PLAY: Firecrackers (Introductory Team) Practice
SAT 9a-12p: GAME PLAY: Spitfires (Travel Team) Practice
OPEN TRACK: Uninstructed open track hours 1-2 times/weekly are included at no additional cost with membership as facility permits, hours to be announced in 2019
No experience is needed to join San Diego Jr Derby United. There are no try-outs for Junior Bootcamp. Just come to orientation and hear all about how the program works.
Note: Gender is self-identified. Skaters may join the version and composition of roller derby roller team with which they most closely identify.
What to Expect at Orientation
Our Junior Bootcamp coaches and orientation leaders will introduce themselves by reviewing our league history, goals and achievements, and they’ll go over some basic FAQs that most new skaters ask. Orientation will include:
- Personal stories from coaches about their diverse range of experiences
- What skaters can expect from becoming a member of this fast-growing sport
- An overview of scheduling, gear, competition levels
- How Junior Bootcamp graduates get recruited to a bouting team
- Open questions and answers session
Junior Orientation Registration
Orientations for the new year will begin on February 11, 2019. Please fill out the form below to be contacted as soon as the next orientation begins confirming RSVPs.
February 9, 2019
March 9, 2019
April 13, 2019
May 11, 2019
June 8, 2019
July – No Orientation
August 10, 2019
September 14, 2019
October 12, 2019
November 9, 2019
December – No Orientation
Have more questions? Contact our New Skater Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Get Started Now
Ready to find out more? Fill out the form below to sign up for orientation.
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