Roller Derby Spotlight May 2012 - Lyn Carden
Hometown: Wasilla Alaska
Occupation & current employer: Greater Wasilla Chamber of Commerce Executive Director
Current league: Denali Destroyer Dolls
Derby name & number: Jane Bondage #.07
Years involved in derby: Several Years as a fan. 2 years as a Denali Destroyer Doll
Favorite derby position (blocker, pivot, jammer): Blocker
When did you begin skating: As a child back in the stone age when wheels were just carved
Fondest memory of skating: The first time one of our DOLLS took the track. I still tear up when I think about it.
Future goals you hope to obtain as a skater: To be as juky as possible and be a well informed coach
Awards, honors and statistics received in roller sports: Still a work in progress
Other sports you currently participate in: Just derby no time for anything else
Who is the person you most admire/greatest influence in your life and why: I admire my mother & father. They have given me a great foundation to be me and know that I am loved at the end of the day. Every day no matter what!
List your hobbies: Women’s Roller Derby, Fishing in AK, Drinking wine with girlfriends,
What music do you listen to during training or competition? Top 40, Classic rock, Dup Step, metal, techno
What makes you a unique and special person: I believe that nothing is impossible because IM POSSIBLEFavorite food before a competition: 24 Prepare Sport Mix (Herbalife product) and chocolate
Favorite movie: Grease/and anything John Wayne
Favorite place to shop: on line (every day at my desk when I am working..shh)
Most prized possession: My grand kids (and little pistol the Canadians took from me)
If you could pick one word to describe you, what would it be: Dynamic
Anything else you would like us to know about you: I love my life and the people in it. It has taken me down some pretty crazy roads and I enjoy each and every turn with who ever is on my path for better or worse. Oh and I wish I had been a cowboy I mean cowgirl!