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Lansing Roller Derby Boot Camp
June 5 @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PMNo
Basic Skills Boot Camp is a comprehensive roller derby training course, run twice a week for 8 consecutive weeks. No prior experience is necessary in order to participate! That includes never having skated before. During our boot camp we teach you proper skating form and stance, agility, game play, strategy and everything in between that will allow you to become a successful and safe skater. The boot camp is run by our most experienced coaching and training staff, accompanied by help from the current LRD experienced skaters. Our boot camp’s foundation is focused on developing skaters to their full potential, regardless of prior skill, experience and ability; never limiting or discriminating any member. Ever. Our organization prides itself on providing participants the best possible opportunity to flourish in a safe and positive environment.Our boot camp offers a flexible attendance option! Although it is true, if you attend each session, you will see more noticeable progress, we also understand, life happens and you may not be able to make it every time. That is A-OK. Start skating and attend practice when you can.
BOOT CAMP SESSIONS OVERVIEW
Informational In-Person Orientation & Gear Fitting – Monday, May 23, 2022 from 8:00 – 10:00pm
Virtual Orientation (no gear fitting) – Wednesday, June 1, 2022 | 7:00 PM EST
First day of boot camp – Sunday, June 5
Last day of boot camp – Thursday, August 2
Skills Testing Part 1 – Sunday, August 7 from 6:00-8:00pm
Skills Testing Part 2 – Tuesday, August 9 from 6:00-10:00pm
DATES & TIMES
Sundays & Tuesdays from 6:00-8:00pm
Sunday sessions will be focused on learning new content and our track space will be 100% devoted to the boot camp. On Tuesdays we will be reviewing and practicing what was learned from the Sunday session. Can't make it one day that week? No problem, we will get you caught up based off of where you are at in your skills development!
Plan to attend one of the two offered informational orientations
In-Person Orientation Monday, May 23 from 8-10pm | https://www.facebook.com/events/715472706417774
VIRTUAL Wednesday, June 1 | 7:00 PM EST | Zoom link posted in event info | https://www.facebook.com/events/3280092942211801
The in-person orientation and gear fitting are held at the Court One Training Center. The virtual event is hosted via Zoom. Can't make it to orientation? No problem! Register for boot camp anyway and let us know you can’t make the session. Our recruitment and training staff will be in contact to give you details via email. Plan to show up day one of boot camp roughly 30-40 minutes early to fill out necessary waivers and if needed, find loaner gear.
$80 due day 1 of camp or upon registration
We accept cash or check [checks made out to “Lansing Roller Derby”] or online payments via Paypal [email@example.com] or Venmo [@lansingrollerderby] LOCATION
All training sessions are held at our home venue Court One Training Center (7868 Old M-78 Rd, East Lansing, MI)
WHAT YOU WILL NEED
Athletic Apparel (clothes you can sweat in), a Water Bottle, Roller Derby gear (Loaner gear is available – just bring a mouth guard!)
Gear can be purchased ahead of time for best fit, however we do have loaner gear available at NO COST TO YOU
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