Derby Team: Crude Hitters


Your Name: Emily Meyer


Do you have any athletic experience?:  Played hockey and softball.


Do you have any skating experience?: Figure skated as a kid.


Do you have any roller derby experience?:  No


How often do you train/practice?: Derby practice 2-3 times a week. I try to get in as many practices as possible.


Why did you get involved with roller derby?:  I’ve always thought it would be fun. Since joining I’ve learned that it’s so much more than that. It’s an obsession.


What is your derby nickname?:   La Rock U


How did you get your derby nickname?:  Larocque was my maiden name and if you get in my way at derby I’ll La Rock U!


Do you use any notable equipment?:  No


What is your favorite part of roller derby?:  The Comradery. Being a part of a team!


Do you have any tips for upcoming derby players?:  No