Hometown: Charlottesville, VA
Racing Age: 25
Began Riding: Initially 1996 (running break) return in 2013.
Day Job: Excel Spreadsheet and Powerpoint Maker (Systems Engineering Masters student)
Strengths: Recovery rides, I can ride slow with the best of em.
Bikes: 2003 Trek 5200, Santa Cruz Highball, Santa Cruz Tallboy, Cervelo P3
Favorite Place To Ride: West Coast - Park City, Utah. East Coast - Pisgah National Forest.
Best Person To Ride With: Andrew Moore because he's always smiling and having a good time, plus he reminds me how Pro it is that I couldn't clear the 1 inch twig on the ground. My dad because it doesn't happen nearly enough.
Preferred Tire Size: Whatever my bike guru tells me to run.
Favorite Chipotle Order: Chipotle, naw Cafe Rio for this guy, Sweet Pork Barbacoa enchilada style, add that guac please.
Favorite Race: The next one, or if I had to pick the Tour de Burg, Viva!
Pre-Race Rituals: I have to take a shower at that last possible moment I can before a race. Something about getting your head on straight and flushing any last minute junk from the system. Started by my buddy Andrew Mearns back when I was running for UVa.
Yes or No?
Enduro Racing: No
Fat Bikes: All bikes are good bikes
Triathlons: No. NO. NO!
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Bourbon or Beer: Bourbon
Shimano or Sram: Sram 1x, Shimano everything else
Road or Mountain: Both?
West Coast or East Coast: West Coast
Waffles or Pancakes: Waffles
Cowboys or Indians: Cowboys
Lions or Bears: Lions
Spring or Fall: Spring
Chick Flick or Action Film: Chick Flick
Dodgeball or Kickball: Kickball
Beach or Mountains: Mountains