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