(photos crédits : Emi BK,(bk.emi) editing/graphics: Alicia Biggley (http://aliciabiggley.com)
Derby Name: Aïe
Bio: Awkward hippie skater known for riding her rusty bike everywhere, through snowstorms and pouring rain… She’s been skating in 4 different leagues before joining MTLRD 3 years ago.
Likes: True crime TV shows
Dislikes: Speaking in public
Derby Name: Badger
Bio: Runs backwards, eats things, climbs trees, is tired, usual honey badger stuff, whatever. Established 10 seasons ago. No chill.
Catchphrase: Awkward eye contact is my catch phrase
Likes: My dog. A tow truck towing a tow truck. Puns. Good deals. Interspecies animal BFFs. Dogs peeing on fire hydrants. Floral print. Raccoons walking upright on their two back feet. Roller Derby Announcers. Pizza.
Derby Name: Falcon Punch
Bio: Starting her 9th season with Montreal Roller Derby, participated to the 2014 World Cup with Team France and the 2018 World Cup with Team Canada. Jammer for the New Skids on the Block since 2014. Part-time massage therapist, stunt and administrative assistant.
Catchphrase: are you gonna finish eating this or…?
Likes: Shredding the skatepark, the slopes and the track, doing flips and eating food.
Dislikes: Gettting woken up, skating on slippery a** floors, remembering I have to be somewhere in 10 minutes while I’m eating cereals in my underwear.
Derby Name: Kaio-kensi
Bio: Starting my 3rd season as a jammer with Montreal and the Skids. Ambassador of brain safety, fun times, taking care of each other, and the reign of chaos.
Catchphrase: find the light in the darkness
Likes: sleeping, dancing, making spreadsheets
Dislikes: bad vibes
Derby Name: Papercut
Bio: New Zealand export. Previously with Pirate City Rollers and Team Aotearoa, Cutty enjoys strategy and heckling in equal measures.
Catchphrase: The best revenge is just to do better.
Likes: Dogs, snacks, coffee
Dislikes: Not having dogs, snacks, and coffee
Derby Name: Scar2-BeatU
Bio: Transfer from the ice box of Canada, Winnipeg Roller Derby League. Coming into my 9th season of Roller Derby and 2nd season in Neon. I study Butchcraft and I will jump your butt.
Catchphrase: My favorite kind of men is Ramen
Dislikes: Mushroom soup