#DerbyGirlsDoItBetter

#DerbyGirlsDoItBetter

You're going to see that hashtag a lot from me this Olympics.

#DerbyGirlsDoItBetter

You know when you are walking somewhere and you pass by someone who you admire, and then a few years later they end up in the Olympics?

That's where I'm at today.

 Credit: Quick ‘N’ Derby

Credit: Quick ‘N’ Derby

Erin Jackson is a derby girl from the Jacksonville RollerGirls who has played with Team USA in the Roller Derby World Cup. She had her rookie season with the Ocala Cannibals before making her home in Jacksonville. She is a representative for Bont skates and, as an inline speedskater, she has multiple (30+) World and National Championship wins.

Soon, she'll be taking on the Winter Olympics in the Ladies' 500m Long Track Speedskating event. Her race will be on February 18 and you can find more info on it here

#DerbyGirlsDoItBetter