Hero of the Week: Chris Sproule

In celebration of our 10th anniversary and the courageous Healing Heroes of Project Hero, HEROES new Hero of The Week feature recognizes some of the great work done by America’s Finest and communities throughout the nation. 

Chris Sproule

Fire department - Las Vegas Fire & Rescue

Hometown: Las Vegas 

HUB: Las Vegas


Favorite sports team: Team USA


How did you learn about Project Hero: When I did my first event ever...the 2014 Las Vegas Honor Ride. 


When did you start cycling? Recreationally in 2003, competitively in 2014


Other than cycling, what's your favorite past time:  Making memories with my daughters Emma (15) and Ella (9)


What'd you eat for breakfast today: My pre-race/training meal: Toast with egg and cheese and a glass of orange juice. 


What's the last song you heard on the radio: Andy Grammer - Give Love


Favorite color: Blue


Would you rather ride uphill in the wind or downhill in the rain: Downhill! Handcycles go much faster downhill!


If you could travel anywhere in the world, where would you go? Australia


What's your preference, recumbent, upright, or motorized bike?  Recumbent handcycle

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