Mobius Trip #8

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Date Joined: September 22, 2014

Description

What derby position(s) do you play?

To be determined

League position(s) held? (past and/or present)

BOD Member at Large

Favorite Derby Accomplishment(s) / Proudest Moment?

Surviving fresh meat felt pretty good!

When did you join MRD?

I tried out in September 2014

What I do off-skates? (hobbies, job, etc)

I do development work at a non-profit, row with Portland Community Rowing Association, make pottery, volunteer with a youth GSTA group, bike, cross country ski, fiddle, and make the occasional craft

Favorite post-practice snack?

Grapefruit!

Favorite trick on skates

Right now I’m still working on staying upright…

Most Likely to ___________.

inadvertently sound really nerdy

My derby name was almost ________.

Catherine, or Minnesota Nice.

What is your sports/skating background?

Not much! I’ve never really played team sports before, so this is a huge learning experience. As for skating, my only claim to fame was a pair of white and pink (unicorn bedazzled!) roller skates from a neighbor’s yard sale when I was a kid.

Do you have a pre-bout ritual?

I’m usually running around, so mostly I just want to be sure I’m on time…

What MRD team do you play on?

Calamity Janes (and FM 2014!)