The next rider on the Team to be asked “22 questions with Tommy” is Taylor Shelden, of Boulder, Colorado. Taylor grew up in Breckenridge, Colorado, and entered cycling through Nordic skiing, where he was part of an NCAA winning collegiate ski team. Taylor attended the University of Denver where he completed a Mechanical Engineering degree.

There is no rider in the peloton who looks as smooth and fluid on the bike as Taylor. His climbing talent claimed the King of the Mountains jersey at the Redlands Bicycle Classic this season, after fighting on through a few unlucky crashes for a heroic win. Many more top results are just around the corner.

How many bicycles do you own?
0.5 Mountain Bikes.
How old would you be if you didn’t know how old you are?
Probably around 14
On a scale of 1 to 10 with ten being the weirdest, how weird would you say you are?
Maybe a six?
Jennifer Aniston or Angelina Jolie? Lady GAGA or Katy Perry? Kim or Kourtney? Lindsay Lohan or Selina
Jennifer, Katy, Kim, and Lindsay. And yes we are on a first name basis.
Do you want to bring sexy back?
If the entire Competitive Cyclist Racing Team lived in a commune, who would try to skip out on doing
What is your favourite colour?
My favorite color is red.
What is the worst job you’ve ever had?
Office filing assistant at a land title management company.
What’s your favourite food? How often do you eat it?
Probably cereal. And I eat it everyday.
Favourite drink?
What would you have for your last meal?
A vermonster ice cream treat from Ben and Jerrys.
What chore do you absolutely hate doing?
What is your favourite form of exercise?
If you started your own bicycle brand, what would you name it?
If you can make any bicycle industry product, what would it be, and what name?
A puncture proof tire. It could be called the magic tire or something like that, maybe something more
spectacular sounding than that.
Are you a morning or night person?
Night person.
If you could throw any kind of party, what would it be like and what would it be for?
Dance party for my homies.
Who in the team has the worst taste in music?
Paco does listen to some bizarre sounding stuff.
What is your favourite body part?
What kind of question is that?
What sound do you love?
If you just won a million dollars, would you quit your job?
Probably not.
Who is your favourite Hollander on the team?
That one Dutch guy.
Who is the best looking Hollander on the Competitive Cyclist Racing Team?
See above.

Fact about Taylor: He wants to go fast!

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