Shod N. Froyda

Shod N. Froyda

Taking joy in your misery.

Pronouns: she/her


In what year did you start playing roller derby?


Is there a story behind your name?

It’s a play on schadenfreude, the German word for joy at other people’s suffering.

Did you have any previous athletic or skating background before starting roller derby?

I was a figure skater. Ice. That’s about all I’ll say about that.

Tell us about your gear!

TSG knee pads are the only ones I will use post all of my issues.

We all end up in the penalty box at some point. Which penalty is your favorite and why?

No penalty is my favorite, but I get called for track cuts too often.

What’s your favorite Orlando theme park ride?

The Mummy

What’s your favorite Orlando activity that isn’t a theme park?

Going to local breweries and restaurants. Basically food. I like food.

Everyone loves restaurant recommendations. Which Orlando area restaurant would you tell people to check out?

Can’t go wrong with Pom Pom’s. If I have to suggest something fancy: Linda’s