Puddle Pounders hosting tryouts

The Williams Lake Puddle Pounders roller derby team is inviting any new players to try the sport each Wednesday April through June.

The Williams Lake Puddle Pounders roller derby team is inviting any new players to try the sport each Wednesday April through June.

Sessions go from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. at rink two of the Cariboo Memorial Recreation Complex for ladies aged 19-plus.

The first drop-in is free, with a full-time sign up fee of $40.

The team’s coaches are ready to train and offer from-the-ground-up teaching, rules and technique in the fast-paced sport. Participants are asked to bring a bike helmet. The team has gear to lend.

The Puddle Pounders are also seeking members wanting to referee or be part of its staff. For more information find the team on Facebook or e-mail wlpuddlepounders@gmail.com.