We are temporarily postponing our roller skating lessons due to Covid-19.
We will be constantly reviewing Government guidelines to see when lessons can restart and will keep this page updated.
Always fancied trying roller skating lessons in Colchester? Well, Rollerworld has been taken over by Demon Xtreme Sports, Jason and Anne the new owners have been teaching people to skate for over 30 years. They will be bringing their skating expertise into Rollerworld and sharing it with you in our learn to skate lessons.
If you are looking to learn to skate. Whether it’s for your own personal achievement, or so that you can enjoy skating confidently during our public sessions. These are the lessons for you!.
Our aim is to get you to a point where you can skate confidently; forwards, backwards, stopping, crossing over and turning. After completing the course (when you are ready) we will be introducing you to some Roller sports coaches that you may want to follow with your new skating skills!. These will range from Roller Derby, Hockey, Artistic, Freestyle, Speed Skating and Jamming.
As you complete each award, you will be receiving a Rollerworld certficate as a marker of your progression.
6 x 40-minute lessons
Our lessons are a 6-week course with a lesson on each Sunday. Sometimes there can be breaks in the week, so please make sure you check the lesson dates list for all dates!.
£49.90 for all 6 lessons
Our lessons are sold as a bundle, so we can help you throughout your journey of learning to skate.
The total price includes skate hire if required.
Bronze & Silver Awards:
Arrival Time: 5.15pm
Rink Time: 5:20pm – 6:00pm
Gold & Sport Awards:
Arrival Time: 5:50pm
Rink Time: 6:00pm to 6:40pm
Book your space by clicking book now on your choice of lesson dates.
Please take note of all lesson dates and times above so you don’t miss out.
Having trouble booking?
Give us a call on 01206 868 868 or contact us here.
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To be able to skate around the rink without holding on to the barrier, using both feet to skate, with your knees bent and your eyes facing forward and looking up at all times
FARS Equivalent: Grade 1-2
To be able to skate in a forward motion, lifting both feet alternatively. Be able to stop confidently from speed and be able to go backwards a little.
FARS Equivalent: Grade 3
To be able to skate forwards, backwards, turn to backwards from forwards and vice-versa confidently, be able to stop in a controlled manner using both T-stop and stoppers and be able to cross over correctly when skating around the rink in both directions.
FARS Equivalent: Grade 4-5
The purpose of the Sports Award is to start preparing you to take your basic skating skills into Roller Sports, such as Roller Derby, Hockey, Artistic, Speed Skating, Freestyle or Jamming.