Stages Athlete: John Croom
DISCIPLINE: Track, Road, Gravel, MTB
HOMEBASE: Colorado Springs, Colorado
John Croom is an ex 300 pound football player and wrestler turned cyclist. Now 3 time national champion, national record holder, Pan American Games Gold medalist.
John Croom rides
FAVORITE DASH FEATURE: The smart pages for power training!
BEST THING ABOUT STAGES: Between the StagesBike, Dash and Stages Power Meters, I am ready for any type of training. Even if that forces me inside due to bad weather or if I decide to go out for an adventure ride thanks to map features, or if I just need to complete specific training workout I have accurate data to do so!
FAVORITE POWER WORKOUT: 40 seconds/ 20 seconds off!
FAVORITE HYPE SONG: Party in the USA by Miley Cyrus
PIECE OF GEAR YOU CAN’T LIVE WITHOUT: Thermal bib tights
GO TO POST-RACE CELEBRATION: Macarena
FAVORITE POST-TRAINING FOOD: Pancakes
- 3 x Kilo National Champion
- Team Pursuit National Recorder Holder
- Pan American Games Gold in the Team Pursuit
BEST RACE EVER: Probably Midsouth, I didn’t win but it was the hardest 100 miles I ever did took me 8.5 hours to slug through mud, but it was great time for me t realize I just love being on the bike.