Roger Nelson is a bicycle rider who qualified in 1994 to ride in the Race Across America. He's also been in more than a hundred races, most of them 5K. He's a writer with many varied interests, and holds a Bachelor of Religious Education for the Baptist Bible College in Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania, and a B.S. from Acquinas College in Grand Rapids, Michigan. He's a Michigan resident who resides in Texas during the winter.