John Roberts

Team Name: Nerac Earth

DOB: 12/4/71

Hometown: Tolland

Residence: Tolland

Height: 6’4”

Hobbies: Photography, Kayaking, Astronomy, Golf, Fishing, Skiing, Technology Stuff

Race Class: Spectator, for now

What do your mates call you? John. JR or Roberts if there’s too many John’s around

Name your cycling mentors: anyone that helps me make it through my first century

Name your favorite ride, to date: Ride around San Diego bay

Where do you like to ride? Any nicely paved road without traffic

How would you describe your sense of humor? Borderline Steven Wright just not as funny

What types of comedians do you relate to? Ones that make me laugh

Favorite flick? Caddy Shack

Favorite song? I’ll listen to just about anything, but must be alternative for workouts

Favorite Carb? Pasta

What’s the best perk about riding? Feeling better, eating more, and making new friends

Name your ultimate upcoming biking moment: First century

Name your ultimate upcoming non-biking moment: Travel to Italy

Describe your best cycling memory: Watching someone try to steal my first 10 speed from the deck when I was about 13. It was locked right outside my bedroom, so I waited then scared the crap out of him.

Favorite junk food? Italian Pastries