Fresh Meat/New Skaters

Join the Brick House Betties' learn to skate ("Fresh Meat") program

Treat yourself for the holidays with our “Intro to Roller Skating” sessions at Cumberland Recreation in the new year!

Jan. 12 – Mar. 15, 2020 (10 sessions) : $80 + GST
Sundays 9 -10:30 am
Ages 18+, registration required

We teach skills such as falls, stops, cross-overs, derby stance & more. Dance Crew also available to teach basic roller dance moves!

REGISTER: Cumberland Recreation Centre at on their  or call 250-336-2231.

Need to borrow gear to get started? Once registered with the CRI, please contact us here with shoe size. We’ll try to find loaner skates & protective padding. New skaters must bring their own mouth guard (available at sports stores,) helmet (hockey or bike is ok) & water bottle. Wear athletic clothing & bring a great attitude!

Are you 18 or older and want to join our roller derby team?
No experience required - we teach you how to skate! Once new skaters gain minimum skills, or "benchmark," the Betties teach you to play this fast-paced, dynamic sport that you can play, ref or join in our roller dance crew!

Equipment required:
Helmet, wrist guards, elbow & knee pads, mouth guard, & quad skates. Ready to jump in with both feet? You can shop for roller derby specific gear online at with our sponsor

Want to take part, but don't want to play?
If you love skating (or just  roller derby)  but don't want to play, or you love rules, come join us as a Referee,  Non-skating official or our Betties Roller Dance Crew!  

The next move is yours...
Contact us here or on Facebook!

Download the Welcome Package HERE.