Day Job: iClean
Skate Gear of Choice: 187 (they have camo gear!!)
Pre-Bout Ritual: Drinking the night before
Favorite Motivational Quote: “YOU CAN DO IT!!!”
Theme Song: Work from Home by 5th Harmony
How long have you been in Roller Derby? 6 years
How did you get involved with the sport? Watching the Siren’s bouts
Describe your experience learning to play Roller Derby: I get knocked down, but I get up again. You’re never gonna keep me down.
What is your Pre-Derby athletic background? Horseback riding, 100 meter hurdles, orienteering
Have you sustained any Derby-related injuries? Just breaking hearts and taking names
What’s the story behind your Derby name? I’ll never grow up!!
How would you describe your playing style? I like to have fun and be the WILD CHILD
What do you like to do when you’re off the track? Arts and Crafts
What’s been your favorite Derby Moment so far? That’s like asking me which cat I’ve owned has been my favorite!! But if I have to choose just one moment, it would be the time I made the bet with coach Sailor Joe, that if we were winning come the second half of a bout, he had to finish coaching in a belly dancers outfit. (We were winning.) The other part of the bet was i would wear tiny booty shorts the rest of the bout. They were metallic purple. Ha!
Why do you play Roller Derby? I’m literally addicted, there’s no backing out now!
Do you have any advice for anyone who wants to play Roller Derby? Never stop trying to better yourself, everyone advances differently so don’t get discouraged.