Dean Soucy

Dean Soucy 

Team Name: Nerac Earth

DOB: 12/09/58

Hometown: Tolland, CT

Residence: Tolland, CT

Height: 5-7

Weight: Heavy

Strengths: Will power

Hobbies: changing my mine from day to day

Race Class: Beginner

Why did you start racing? Just for fun

Name your favorite ride, to date: First ride after heart surgery

Who has influenced you the most in cycling? Dave Islieb

Where do you like to ride? NH

What and when was your first win? None yet but did well in Maine once

What’s your #1 strength as a cyclist? Just wanting to have fun and meet new people

Other than race, what are some of your other bike skills that would make any Mom proud? I didn’t break my neck yet!!

How about skills off the bike? Walking

What gets you pumped up before a race? Music

Fondest memory in a race? Heavy rain

How would you describe your sense of humor? Fun.

What has been your finest moment in racing? Watching some of the kids I started riding with win

What has been your finest moment on two legs? Helping others

When you’re not on your bike, what do you like to do? Work

What foods do you indulge in the most? Junk food

What’s the best perk about riding? No gas needed

Describe your best cycling memory: Riding at soapstone mt with Jill and the gang the day before I broke my collar bone

Got any nicknames? Focker but it’s not mine–lol

Favorite junk food? Pizza