NUMBER: 1010

Bio TearHer

I am Bio TearHer and I have escaped BSL-3!

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Skating Level

Level 2

Started Skating

May 2012

What makes you hardcore derby? My determination to get it damn right!

What is your job/career outside of derby? I am a research scientist/biomedical engineer at a biotech startup

Do you have any kids/pets? I have a black cat, Mia…she’s Mia TearHer!

Who is your Derby Wife? Whitewater Siren

Who is your biggest inspiration? My dad, who never let anyone tell him that he couldn’t do something

What is your life motto? Why would you do anything at less that the best you can?

Do you have any secret/special talents? I’m a certified yoga teacher in my spare time (wait! spare time?) and i can hold a headstand for longer than 5 minutes.

What has been your favorite derby moment so far? My derby wedding just after a freshmeat practice, complete with derby vows, officiated by Slam Gamgee and with several of the team as witnesses!

What are 3 words to describe you? Determined, Loyal and Goofy!

What is the one thing you can’t live without? My fantastic friends!!!

What is your favorite food? Sushi!!!

What is your favorite movie? Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind

Who is your Derby Big Sister? Crashiopeia

Who is(are) your Derby Little Sister(s)? None yet!