Gwen Goolie #13

Where were you born?
Manhattan, IL

Current Occupation
Canine Massage Therapist

How old were you when you first skated?
I was 7.

What college did you attend?
Soderworld Healing Arts Academy

What you would tell a young girl who wanted to play roller derby?
DO IT! Roller Derby has given me more than I could have imagined. Through derby I have gained a passion, confidence as well as challenge, and a countless number of friends that I call family. One of the great things about Roller Derby is that there is a place for everyone! So don't be intimidated or discouraged,

What is your favorite thing about roller derby?
The people. It's not just about the skaters but really everyone involved. Since there are so many people behind making teams and events happen, there really is a place for every type of person. I have met some of the most amazing people through this wonderful sport.

How far you travel to practice?
60 minutes

What is your favorite city in the world?
Sedona, Arizona

What is your favorite T.V. show?
Svengoolie

And your favorite movie?
Trailer Park Boys

What's hot right now?
Chicago Derby!

What's not right now?
Animal cruelty