21 Questions with Braden Ryder


We caught up with instructor Braden Ryder who leads the pack anywhere from 5:30am to 5:30pm to ask him 21 questions including what you'll never find in his grocery cart, what's the best advice he's ever received and more....

What app do you use most?  Reddit

What's your biggest indulgence? My Xbox 

What puts you in a good mood instantly? Grandma the Pug! Follow her on Instagram @grandmathepug

What's your biggest pet peeve? When people sell themselves short

Who or what never fails to make you laugh?  Watching my gf interact with my roommate

What do you do when you have a free hour?  Plug in to Google Play to find the latest greatest tracks for my ride

What would never be in your grocery cart?  Potted meat


What's your favorite juice?  This is tough but I have to say Almond Milk. It's like dessert that's good for you


What did you want to be when you grew up? The boss

What's your all time favorite movie?  I have 2 because there is no way to decide between "Good Burger" or "Drive"

What's your most treasured possession? My Roll water bottle. Awesomeness for $12

Which super power would you like to be for 24 hours?  A Jedi complete with mind tricks





What's currently on your night stand?  Approximately 13 books, a lamp, alarm clock, 1 ceramic momma duck & 2 ducklings and my coffee mug from this morning


What's your secret talent?  I can blow spit bubbles off my tongue

What's your idea of a perfect day?  One that has nothing on the calendar 

What do you never leave home without?  My cell phone of course


Who is your hero?  Dwight K Schrute

What's the best advice you've ever received?  "Don't be an idiot"  Every time I'm about to do something I ask myself "Would an idiot do this?" Totally life changing

What's your favorite vacation destination?  Florida, USA baby

Do you have a pet?  A cat lives with me.  His name is Ben and he rules

What song do you have on repeat right now?  "Stacking up the Rocks" by Balsam Range