1. Real name: Candace Kuchinski
2. Tell us about your derby name: I’m glad you ask because no one understands my name. Sinistral Warrior (IPA) – First, it’s a beer made with warrior hops (I love GOOD beer). Second, ‘sinistral’ means counter-clockwise, or left (opposed to dextral) which is the direction we skate.
3. Age: 38
4. Current town and hometown: South Thomaston, ME; Long Beach, CA
5. Occupation: co-owner of the Windjammer Angelique
6. How long have you been skating: 1.5 years
7. Why derby: It’s a known fact, you can’t stay in a bad mood while skating
8. What’s been the most challenging aspect of derby so far? What’s your achilles heel, so to speak: injury @ my first bout that put me out for the summer season – not my achilles heel, but my fibula.
9. Most fun and rewarding part of derby: endorphins
10. Other sports/hobbies/interests: sailing, snowboarding, surfing, DIY anything, dogs, growing food