Roller Derby for Beginners

Roller Derby for Beginners is a book every aspiring derby girl or boy should read.” – Nicole Zeckner, Pure Geekery 

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Roller Derby for Beginners is the must-read roller derby book for anyone who wants to play: how to pick a league, choose gear, and get started skating. Then, once you get started, it answers a few of those gazillion questions that pop up in that first year–at least as many as any book can.

Buy the book from Wicked Skatewear and Amazon, or internationally from Book Depository. Download a PDF at Gumroad.

Other people like Roller Derby for Beginners, too!

This succinct and helpful guide to dipping your toes into the bruise-covered sport of derby is a delightful read—humorous, thoughtful, and encouraging. – Portland Mercury

Frisky’s book is shock full of helpful information that any newbie – or  seasoned! – skater needs when first starting out. I wish I had had something  like this when I started skating. – Amazon review

Not only informative but entertaining…Fresh meat and newly rostered skaters will find a treasure trove of great advice and information that will help them pass their minimum skills, stay in shape or get in shape and how to prepare for their first scrimmage or bout. –Goodreads review

Believe me. If I could do it, you can do it, too. It doesn’t matter if you’re fat or thin, old or young, male or female or genderqueer, an athlete or a weekend Netflixer. You can play roller derby if you’re willing to put your heart and skates into it. Buy Roller Derby for Beginners today.