Jennifer Strong #82

Where were you born?
Santa Maria, California

Current Occupation
I used to work in the social work field and then decided I wanted to travel, so I packed my bags and became a flight attendant. I currently work for United Airlines. 

How old were you when you first skated?
I skated at camp when I was 6. 

What college did you attend?
I have a degree in Child Development from CSUS

Did you practice any other sports in high school or college?
In high school I played basketball, softball and track. During college I switched to rugby.

What you would tell a young girl who wanted to play roller derby?
Size doesn't matter, anyone with heart can do well in Derby. 

What is your favorite thing about playing roller derby?
Working out competively while having fun. 

How far you travel to practice?
40 minutes

How many times do you practice per week?
This year I will be skating 5-6 days a week. 

Have you played roller derby on other teams?
I played for Sacred City in Sacramento, California. I currently play for the Chicago Outfit in addition to the Red Hots.

What is your favorite city in the world?
Barcelona

What is your favorite T.V. show?
How I met your mother

And your favorite movie?
Rudy, you know the one about the football player who wants to play college ball but everyone tells him he's to small. Yeah, I feel like Rudy on a daily basis.

What you do for charity/volunteering?
In the past I've worked with sick children at the hospital. I plan on helping out with the Chicago Riots roller Derby  Jr. League more this year. 

Who would you most like to meet?
My great great grandfather.

What's hot right now?
The Chicago Red Hots and Hawaii

What's not right now?
Chicago, because it's freezing here.