What is your skate name and number?
What is the significance of your name and number?
Metallica was a band I grew up listening to and wanted to do something off of that. I go by Fatal. Mix the two you got Fatallica. ‘81 was when the band started.
How did you get started playing roller derby?
A good friend (Shorty) at work told me she was training to try out. I knew at that moment that I wanted it. So I signed up that day online.
How long have you been skating?
I've skated my whole life. But April will be two years I've been playing derby.
What is your favorite derby position to play?
Definitely a blocker 🙂 All my derby sisters know that.
What is your greatest derby achievement so far?
I got nominated most feared for the F.A.S.T. girls.
What is your favorite part of skating with Sin City Rollergirls?
It is a great stress reliever and I have met some lifelong friends. They are my second family.
Do you have a derby crush? Who is it?
V -Diva is amazing! I saw her play at rollercon last summer and I immediately had a derby crush. She is tall like me but the way she gets threw a pack is unbelievable. Makes me want to be a better skater.
What is your day job?
I've been a hairdresser for 16 years and I love it.
Who is the biggest influence in your life?
My husband and my kids. They are supportive of me playing derby.
What is the strangest thing in your purse or wallet right now?
I have a lot of things in my purse but the strangest thing would probably be an icy hot stick. For all the derby pain 🙂
Tell us one thing about yourself that we wouldn't expect...
I drink a green smoothie every morning 🙂