Infrared #100- March Featured Skater

Dirty Jersey’s March featured skater

is a force to be reckoned with on and off the track.

Infrared #100 is a powerhouse Jammer

with a hit that will knock you right off your wheels.

What made you start derby?

I read an article about roller derby and thought it sounded really cool. Then when I heard about a local team that was looking for skaters, I figured why not? I went to a practice, fell in love and now I can’t imagine not having derby in my life.

What was the hardest part of passing your min skills test?

Transitions! They’re still a work in progress.

What was your first bout like?

It’s hard to remember, it was so long ago. I do remember being super-nervous before hand, and then just all my training kicked in once I was out on the track.

How long have you been playing derby?

Off and on for almost 10 years.

What is your favorite part about derby?

Bouts! I love that feeling of adrenaline right before the jam whistle goes off.

What is your least favorite part?

Drama

What is your derby goal for the next year?

Improve my footwork

What do you do for a living?

I’m a newspaper reporter.

How old are you?

33

 What are your interests outside of derby?

Music, street art, anything journalism-related.

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