Roller Derby Skater – Fonda Koas

Roller Derby Skater - Fonda KoasDerby Name:
Fonda Koas

Derby Team:
London Rockin’ Rollers (Neanderdolls)

Occupation:
Music Merchandise production

How long have you been skating?
Just over 3 years (started 1st April 2009)

Why did you get involved in roller derby?
Went to see a friends punk band playing LRR vs Glasgow and never looked back!

How often do you practice?
3 times a week.

What Pads do you use?
Scabs pads on my knees / bullets on my elbows (that should be a punk song!)

What Helmet do you use?
Can’t see under all the stickers, one with barbed wire on it, that probably needs replacing!

What skates do you use?
Riedell Vandals with the go-faster stripes (very important)

What were your first pair of skates?
Riedell R3 skates

Where did your nick name come from?
loooong story 😉

What is your favourite part about being a Roller girl?
The girls/ Guys involved!

Any top tips for up and coming Derby Superstars?
Drink plenty of water before practice and all the time, and you only ever get out what you put in.

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