How did you choose your derby name? Any special meaning?
My daughter choose it for me themed after the ninja turtles, plus my name is Michelle.
How long have you played derby?
First time in 2006 for one year. Then I started again at 37yrs old in 2012 that’s why I chose that number.
How did you get started playing derby?
I responded to an ad in the community free press calling for all old school skaters. I was intrigued… didn’t know anything about roller derby but I knew how to skate.
Have you been on any other leagues besides SRG?
What is the hardest moment you have over come since joining derby? What have been some of your proudest derby accomplishments?
I’m proud to be able to take hits from TANNT & Dolly Dynamite. I can take them, now I have to learn to give them back..haha My hardest moment in derby was & is the work outs to keep rostered on the All Star team, but they are getting easier.
What is your favorite thing to do when you’re not playing roller derby?
Float rivers! Or sew I love to make one of a kind hand bags. I collect antique doors & windows with really cool glass in them.
If you could have a theme song, what would it be?
ShellShock! Ninja turtle style….
Anything else you’d like the world to know?
YOLO so live it like each day is a gift! It’s a lot more enjoyable.