John runs cross country in the fall, and in the winter he is on the Nordic ski team. He is one of the few steeplechase runners on the outdoor track team, with a 10:09 personal best in the event.
John is from Bow, New Hampshire. He graduates Bowdoin in 2008 with a degree in computer science. John was also a Sarah and James Bowdoin Scholar for the 2004-2005 year. His free time is spent as a BCN news reporter, the Bowdoin Polar Bear mascot, a Bowdoin tour guide, and a web assistant. John also takes credit for the Friday Night Pasta Bar at the dining halls so athletes can carbo-load for Saturday competitions.