Latest Bout: 2/23/2020 Cornfed 150 vs Burning River 169
Get to know KILLDASH...
What is the meaning behind your skater name?
My skater name is nerdy and related to Linux-based computer systems. Let me know if you can figure it out. (Hint: my number is 9)
What was your athletic background prior to playing roller derby?
Prior to derby I had the most athletic experience in softball, running, and many different intramural sports. Before derby I had only skated casually once every couple of years and didn't even know how to stop!
Is there a song that gets you pumped up before a bout?
Sweet Lovin' by Sigala always gets me pumped up for skating. If you watch the music video, you'll understand why!
What aspect of derby do you enjoy the most?
Watching yourself make drastic improvements in your skills is what I enjoy most about derby. It motivates you to continue to work harder and get even better for yourself and your team.
How did you get started in your roller derby career?
I had been wanting to play a new sport that I had never tried before. I had recently seen roller derby in a lot of TV shows and Googled "roller derby near me." The team nearby happened to have their last bout of the season that same day. I went to watch and decided it was exactly what I wanted to do.