Do you have what it takes?

Queen City Roller Derby is always looking for new athletes! People who are interested in skating must be 18 years of age or older.  We welcome cisgender, transgender and intersex women and gender non-conforming participants over the age of 18.

What to expect:
– Meet some awesome people
– Learn how to play derby!

Boot camp is on Sundays at 8 a.m. at the Rainbow Roller Rink in North Tonawanda. Click here to register.

You can receive more information by contacting and more information about being a skater can be found here.

Photo by Jim Bush

Registration to join the Queen’s Court Boot Camp is required and is online only. The registration fee for the Boot Camp is $40 (which includes your first two months of dues). Please contact us at with any of your questions not answered on this website, or if you need more details.

We encourage interested parties to check out our Recruitment FAQ.

Equipment: All skaters are responsible for purchasing their own equipment, including quad speed skates, helmet, knee pads, elbow pads, wrist guards, and a mouth guard. (We do have some pads/helmets that you can borrow for a couple of weeks until you get your own.) Read here for our gear information sheet.

In addition to maintaining personal health insurance, costs include league membership dues and yearly WFTDA insurance.

QCRD is a “for the skater, by the skater” organization. We run our own fundraisers, advertisements, production of events, and everything in between.


Looking to sign up?
Registration Details, including our next upcoming boot camp can be found here.

Looking to join as a referee/official (guys and gals welcome)?
The Buffalo Herd (our officials) would love to hear from you! Learn more and please contact the Herd to get started!

Looking to help our organization as a volunteer?
Learn more about volunteering here!

Looking for Junior Derby (ages 11-17)?
Click here to learn more!