Alberta Roller Derby Association (ARDA) is a non-profit society incorporated within Alberta in July 2017. ARDA supports and promotes the sport of roller derby across Alberta on all levels through development opportunities as well as providing administrative direction. We support roller derby for all genders and all ages. We aim to have roller derby as a recognized sport in Alberta and Canada by working with leagues in Alberta and Canada Roller Derby.
Inspire a vibrant experience at all levels of roller derby, from beginners to international competitors embraced by the community, athletes & supporters.
Through responsive, effective leadership and by embracing positive change, Alberta roller derby provides innovative, quality programs and services to inspire participation while protecting the integrity of the sport within Alberta.
Accountability – We are responsible and answerable for our actions.
Teamwork – We work collaboratively to achieve all our goals with due regard for the traditions of the games and experiences of others.
Excellence – We have a commitment to continuous improvement.
Integrity – We are an inclusive community that acts with due regard, fairness, honesty and understanding.
Health and Safety – All our decisions and actions protect and promote the physical and mental health of all the participants.
Play Fair – We play honestly and obey the rules, in letter and spirit. Winning is only meaningful when competition is fair.
Participant Centred – Our focus is on our membership, ensuring we strive to ensure their needs are met and their expectations are surpassed. “Focus on the participants”