Lisa Anderson AKA "2 Quik"

May 10, 2013, 6:26 p.m. (ET)

Lisa AndersonLisa Anderson, AKA "2 Quik", is featured as the USARS Derby Spotlight athlete for May.  Lisa is a member of the Port City Roller Girls and has been skating for over 35 years.  2 Quik competed at the inaugural USARS National Championships in December of 2012 and helped her team to a bronze medal finish at the 2012 USARS Southwest Regional.

 

Hometown: Stockton, California

 

Personal website/journal/web log (blog) address: twoquik360@yahoo.com ...­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­I don't have facebook

Occupation & current employer: 

I am an Office Manager

Career goals:

One day have Port City Roller Girls in the Stockton Arena.

Current league:

Port City Roller Girls is where I skate and I am the President of. But I also skate with SR99

Derby name & number:

2 Quik #360

Years involved in derby: I have been doing derby for 7 years

 

Coaches name: Will Mc Neel aka Roadkill Will

 

Favorite derby position (blocker, pivot, jammer):

Favorite position Jammer!

When did you begin skating:

I began skating in 1978 I was 8years old

Fondest memory of skating:

So many get memories but the

Fondest memory I would have to say is Going to the Olympic Training Center for speed skating back in 1985.

Future goals you hope to obtain as a skater:

Win Nationals of course!

Awards, honors and statistics received in roller sports:
I have received many awards and medals for roller skating.

Other sports you currently participate in:

I help out with my son's baseball

Who is your favorite sports figure:

Apolo  Ohno he's amazing

Lisa AndersonWho is the person you most admire/greatest influence in your life and why: My Mother she has always thought me and my siblings never give up, work hard and you will always achieve your goals. She is a very strong woman like myself. She is the best mom in the world.

 

List your hobbies: Besides skating- camping, boating and hanging out with my family and friends

 

What music do you listen to during training or competition?

Rock or hip hop depending on my mood

What makes you a unique and special person: Not sure about special but unique I would have to say I can challenge and beat majority of men in arm wrestling…lol

 

Favorite food before a competition: Chinese Food

 

Favorite movie: I would have to say anything with Jim Carey he's hilarious

 

Favorite place to shop: Not really a shopper maybe the internet

 

Most prized possession:

My husband Mark and my son.

If you could pick one word to describe you, what would it be: Compassionate

 

Anything else you would like us to know about you:

I was a National speed skater from the age of 8 to 15 yrs. Old. I went to National for individual competition and for 2 Lady relays with BeBe Brewski. I have traveled all over the United States for roller skating. I must say it is great to be back on skates and have old speed skaters on my team like BeBe Brewski, Ragin Reg, Jamn Jewlz. Many other speed skaters out there from back in the day. All of us doing Roller Derby it’s truly amazing! 

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