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Get to Know Your Swim Instructor: Ryan Rhoades!

Get to Know Your Swim Instructor: Ryan Rhoades!
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Here’s another fantastic installment of lightning round questions to our staff! Learn below how Ryan is an avid triathlete (swim-bike-run) and that he’s pretty good at music as well! Plus he has a great sense of humor! Check it out…

Name: Ryan Rhoades

  1. Favorite swim stroke? Backstroke
  2. Favorite sport besides swimming? Golf
  3. Favorite junk food? Chocolate peanut butter ice cream 
  4. Favorite childhood TV show? Mr Rogers
  5. Place you most want to htravel? Indonesia
  6. Perfect day in 20 words or less? First place in a triathlon followed by a day spent with my wife and son!
  7. Cats or dogs? Cats
  8. Last Halloween costume? David Bowie/Ziggy Stardust
  9. Cake or pie? Pie
  10. Top three favorite movies? There Will Be Blood, Clockwork Orange, No Country for Old Men
  11. First concert you attended? Dave Matthews Band ~ 2001
  12. Sour Patch Kids or Swedish Fish? Sour Patch Kids
  13. Karaoke or roller coaster? Karaoke
  14. If you had to eat one thing for every meal going forward, what would you eat? Pizza
  15. If you could spend a day in someone else’s shoes, whose would they be and why? Shaquille O’Neal- he has really big feet- his shoes would have more room than anyone else’s. 
  16. If you could instantly become an expert in something, what would it be? Music!!
  17. What’s one thing your parents/guardians taught you that changed your life? The fundamentals of my faith. 
  18. When are you most productive? In the morning- after a workout. 
  19. When not working, how do you like to spend your time?  Family trips,   I play piano, golf, and train for triathlons.
  20. Who inspires you and why?  My grandfather- he has lived a very long life full of love, honesty, and integrity.

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