It’s Official!! Kate’s and the Charlotte Speed Demons have teamed up and are offering the first Jr. Derby Camp in the Charlotte area. The camp will be run by the Charlotte Speed Demons at the Kate’s Skating Rink on 1151 Skating Rink Drive. For information check out www.katesonline.com immediately or attend the informational meeting on Saturday, Jan. 21st, 2012 at the rink!
This camp is designed for girls ages 12-17 ONLY and an all female staff will lead the way! This is the regions first and ONLY junior roller derby camp and will commence on Saturday, Feb. 4th and run 8 weeks, ending with a bout on Saturday, March 24th!
Skaters are encouraged to get registered quickly as possible because space is limited for this inaugural camp. The camp will be run by retired Charlotte Speed Demon skater, Melinda Bumgardner. Throughout the camp other members of the Charlotte Speed Demons will be on hand to help the girls with their skills and help them to understand what derby is all about.
If you are new to derby and need equipment, look no further than the Kate’s Pro Shop. Both locations are always fully stocked and we have an online store as well! We are always able to answer any questions regarding your derby needs. Make sure that you have the proper equipment as well. You will find all of the information that you need on katesonline.com