How do I Join High Tide Roller Derby?
Come to one of our FREE scheduled recruitment nights! You’ll get to observe a practice, talk to the coaches, ask questions, and make friends. Check our Events page for scheduled recruitment dates or follow us on IG or FB to stay up to date with the latest information.
Are there fees/dues?
Fresh Meat (Minimum skills not passed) - $50 per month
Advanced (Has passed skills and would like to scrimmage/bout) - $65 per month
Drop-ins - $10 per practice
What should I bring to practice?
For first timers:
A copy of your ID
A copy of your Medical Insurance Card
A signed Roller Derby Waiver & Acknowledgement Form
Your first and subsequent practices:
Your Gear (Check out our gear page for a list of required equipment). New skaters are encouraged to purchase their own gear but are welcome to use provided loaner gear at practices (must have own skates).
Make sure to stay hydrated and bring water!
Where do I buy my gear?
High Tide recommends Wicked Skatewear. Mention High Tide Derby for 10% off your purchase.
Do I need to know how to skate?
Heck no! High Tide Derby welcomes skaters of all skill levels. We will teach you all you need to know to pass your Minimum Skills.
When/where do we practice?
Practices are Mondays and Wednesdays from 7pm-9pm
Chapman Sports Park
11700 Knott St.
Garden Grove, CA 92841
And sometimes at the beach on Sunday mornings!