What is your Skater Name and Number?
Nita Toe-Tag 609
What is the significance of your name and number?
My first year of derby I felt like I was getting my but kicked all the time. I felt like you could pronounce me dead on arrival. I hoped it would be a name I could grow into. One day my opponents would be the one who needed a toe-tag. I'm working on it. My number is my sons birthday,June 9th. I would not be doing derby if it wasn't for his support. He is six and very patient for his age.
What is you athletic background?
I played basketball and tennis when I was younger until I found dance. I danced all the way through highschool and some of college.
What do you enjoy during your downtime? Outside interests?
ha ha I think derby is my downtime. If I'm not working or spending time with my family I'm usually at derby. I also love to sing so when I do get a night out I'm always down for some karaoke.
Are there any life lessons that you’ve learned playing roller derby?
Yes I have learned a lot about believing in myself and admitting my faults at the same time. Confidence carries you far but you really have own up to your mistakes . I think when you find the balance of these, nothing can stop you from success.
Dislikes? What drives you crazy?
My husband not putting the toilet seat down!! Seriously!
What is your hometown?
What is your motto, favorite quotes, or words to live by?
Every Oak tree was once a little nut.
What are the top 3 items on your bucket list?
I am way to young for a bucket list ask me again in twenty years.