If you’re curious about roller derby, don’t be shy! HVDD is always on the lookout for volunteer refs and NSOs (non-skating officials).
Like our players, HVDD refs are volunteer skaters who happen to be experts on WFTDA rules. They ensure safety and fair play during bouts and scrimmages, and can be either male or female. If you don’t know the rules, or don’t know how to skate, we’ll teach you. Happy Valley Derby Darlins offers a two-week boot camp for both skaters and officials, along with continued mentorship after the boot camp ends.
Non-skating officials, or NSOs, also keep us rolling smoothly. They maintain order during bouts, keep score, and track stats, penalties, and timeouts. Like refs, NSOs can be any gender.
Officiating comes with lots of perks. Besides getting your very own derby name, you’ll be able to:
To get involved, please email us. We’ll be in touch ASAP.