Joined Rogue: December 2016
Profession: Stay at home mom of 3 amazing boys
Skate Gear: 187 pads Riedell skates
Teams You've Played For:
How did you get involved with roller derby?: I was approached by a derby player at a comic convention (librarycon) found out about tryout dates and decided to give it a go..and here I am
How did you choose your derby name?: I was watching the movie 'Airplane' with Leslie Nielsen
Pre-Derby Sports Background: Soccer, chasing kids around the house, professional grocery bag carrier, animal care provider, budget coordinator, tear wiper, cheerer-upper, teacher, wife, best friend.
Off Skates Workouts: Hiking
Best Fresh Meat Moment: Surprising our coaches with some hand made gifts.. I loved every moment of the fresh meat program..and the ladies who took their time to help us all become the skaters we are now.
Favorite Derby Moment: The first time I EVER scrimmaged.. I was scared out of my MIND.. I had no clue what was happening..all I knew was that I wanted to give it my all..especially when I got to put on the Jammer panty.. so I did.. I gave it my all..and I had THE BEST TIME EVER.. *still felt lost..but I had alot of fun doing it*
Likes: All things nerdy.. I love going to ComiCons.. I do cosplaying as much as possible.. I love everything Harry Potter..I still collect toys..as a matter of fact.. I bought one just today.. I also love the outdoors..the beach and fishing mostly.
Dislikes: Negativity. It's quite a bummer..
Derby Heroes: I don't particularly have ONE derby hero.. I have multiple.. and it's my entire team.. all of FRD is so amazing. They're all encouraging and inspirational.. They're all hero's.
Pre-Bout Ritual: **I'm new to the team and havent had mt first bout (yet) But.. before my first scrimmage I listened to some "pump me up music" Music - motown..funk..80's pop..
Derby Wife/Spouse: I don't have a derby wife..yet