Skater Spotlight: November 2017

The clocks have gone back, and we’ve rolled right into November! This month we’re introducing you to the lovely #22 High Skatenance – she’s always smiling!

What is your day job?
I’m a Childminder, and mother to three beautiful boys!

What do you do for fun (other than derby)?
I mainly chill with my family, but I love being outside – my favourite activities are swimming and walking. Recently, I’ve been very busy renovating the house we just bought.

What is your dream holiday destination?
Italy – I love Italian food!

What is your specialist skill (on skates or off)?
I have many skills, but I wouldn’t say I’m special at any of them. Bit of a jack of all trades, master of none!

What attracted you to join roller derby?
Mane-iac bullied me into it! But I haven’t looked back since – it’s a great way to keep fit!

What’s your top tip for those just starting roller derby?
Keep trying, repetition pays off, be brave and have fun.

One positive thing roller derby has brought to your life:
Confidence, belief in myself and friendships, that’s more than one but they’re all equally important to me.

Roller derby to you in three words:
Fun, laughs and fitness