Born in Seattle, but I’ve lived in Vancouver since I was 10.
What is the Significance of your derby name/number?
I don’t have a name yet but I’m sure it will be pretty bad ass. I have something up my sleeve.
What do you do when your not skating?
When I’m not skating I’m working or being a mom to my 5 and 2 year old. I love being a mama.
What made you decide to join roller derby?
I decided to join roller derby because I loved skating as a kid and it looked like a sport that was right up my alley. I wanted to be more active and I wanted to be part of an awesome, supportive team. That’s what I’ve found by joining SCRG.
What motivates you to keep skating?
I’m motivated to keep skating because I want to get better and better with time! I’m passionate about it and I want to master it.
Who is your derby crush/hero?
My derby crush is probably Trouble Axle because she is supportive, patient and soft spoken when she is teaching, and all around a derby badass in my opinion. (Hope that’s not too creepy, Trouble! ;))
What is the best advice you would give to someone who wants to join derby or what was the best advice given to you?
My advice to anyone who is interested in trying derby is DO ITTTT! “Doubt kills more dreams than failure ever will.”
Name 3 interesting/random facts about yourself:
I married my high school love.
I tried out to be Darla in “The Little Rascals” when I was 6.
My first car didn’t go in reverse. Which made parking really, really fun.