SKATER OF THE MONTH
Devour

1. How long have you been playing?

  • I started playing in November of 2010.

2. Why Roller Derby?

  • I’m not really sure. My husband and friend nagged me for months. I finally broke down went to see a game and ended up at a recruitment night the following week. I drank the Kool-Aid.

3. Worst Derby related injury?

  • There’s a list!!! I’m not sure if I can choose. The top two are…. kick to the back of my skull resulting in a Dura Leak ( I leaked Spinal fluid from my nose for months) and breaking my ankle

4. What is your favorite position to play and why?

  • I love to block. Nothing beats crushing a jammers soul over and over again.

5. What has playing derby taught you about yourself?

  • That I have to someday come to terms that not everyone has the drive or dedication that I have. I’m getting there……

6. What is the most rewarding part of being a member of YCDD?

  • Taking into account that I’m in a coaching position the most rewarding part is watching my team mates grow, learn a new skill, having tiny light bulb moments when strategy I’ve been teaching ┬ámakes sense.

7. What do you enjoy doing in your off time?

  • What is time off? I kid… actually I don’t. When I do have spare time I’m usually at home working on a project around the house, hanging out with the family or various other things I find to occupy my time.

8. If you could be any animal, what would you be and why?

  • A sloth, they live life slow.

9. If you were stranded on a desert island, what three items would you bring with you?

  • Cast net, water purifier and a knife.

10. If you had to eat one food for the rest of your life what would it be?

  • Shrimp tacos from Grand Falloon’s

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