Raw Meat Roller Skating

A place for women to learn roller-derby-style skating in a fun, non-contact atmosphere.

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  • Aug. 22 is our last session of the year at RCCC! Join us!

    August 22: Try, Try Again!

    Hello, Meaties! August 22 is our last session of the year at Royal City Curling Club, so be sure to come out and enjoy one last roller skate on the beautiful, beautiful floor before it gets iced over for the winter. After this Saturday, Raw Meat will take a two-week break, and then we’re back […]

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    Raw Meat Roller Skating Aug. 15: Penultimate Challenge

    Planning to try out for a local league this fall? Excellent. New to roller skates, and need to know the basics? Perfect. Know everything there is to know, and just want to get on skates? Ideal. No matter your experience on roller skates, this is the session for you! We only have two more sessions […]

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  • Join Raw Meat on August 8 for a seawall skate!

    No session at RCCC on Aug. 8, instead, seawall skate!

    On Saturday, August 8, there is no session at Royal City Curling Club. Instead, meet at Science World at 10 am for a seawall skate. The round trip around the seawall from Science World is 21 km. If that’s too far, try catching us at Sunset Beach. Be sure to wear all of your safety […]

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  • Tiki Timebomb's Raw Meat Practice - Pride Edition | Credit: Bob Ayers

    Raw Meat Roller Skating Aug 1: A Gay Old Time!

    Come out, come out, wherever you are, and join in Raw Meat Roller Skating’s Big Gay Pride Celebration! It’s going to be a gay old time with the most fabulous guest coach of them all, Tiki Timebomb! We’ll skate, we’ll laugh, and no matter your proclivities, we guarantee you’ll catch the gay*! Everyone is welcome, […]

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  • Join coach Andi Struction at Raw Meat Roller Skating July 25!

    Raw Meat Roller Skating July 25: Delightful Derby Destruction

    Sad you aren’t at RollerCon this week? Well, dry your tears, because we’ve got a very special Raw Meat session for you! Please join our veryspecial guest coach Andi Struction, and her lovely assistant, Tiki Timebomb for a two-hour roller derby intensive. If you want to get a (safe, non-contact) taste of a regular derby […]

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  • Raw Meat Vancouver Roller Skating is turning 5! Come celebrate with us!

    July 18: Raw Meat is five!

    Can you believe it? Raw Meat is five years old! It all started in the summer of 2010, when Snow Crash asked if anyone was interested in pooling together to rent some space to learn to roller skate together. The first lesson consisted of Snow, saying, “Um, well, if I blow a whistle, maybe we […]

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  • Learn to roller skate with Raw Meat Vancouver Roller Skating

    July 4: Five reasons you should come skate at Raw Meat Vancouver Roller Skating

    Here’s five great reasons you should come to Raw Meat Vancouver Roller Skating: You want to learn to roller skate. This is where we’re a Viking! We’ve had people show up to Raw Meat with their brand new roller skates still in the box. We’ll show you how to stop, fall, jump, move with agility, […]

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  • On June 27, come learn to roller skate with coach Snow Crash!

    June 27: A Snowy Day in June

    Whew. It’s going to be a scorcher this weekend. On Saturday, you should beat the heat with a long, cool drink of slushy Snow Crash. That’s right. Expect some chillin’, trillin’ and spillin’ from Raw Meat’s own special snowflake. This frosty former Faster Pussycat will show you her wild and wacky roller skating style. She’ll […]

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  • Learn to roller skate with Raw Meat Vancouver Roller Skating

    June 20: Saucy Solstice Skate

    What better way to welcome the second-longest day of the year than to get up early and roller skate for two hours? Seriously, could there be anything better? Since you’ll have a very long day after our session to get out there skate the seawall, we’re going to focus on the basic roller skating skills […]

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