John Croft

Profile Updated: February 15, 2010
Where do you live now? Corvallis, MT USA
Are you married, single,? Single
Do you have children? If so how many. Tell us about them. No children
Yes! Attending Reunion
Do you still have family around Norwich?

Yes. Brother, David lives in Waterloo and sister, Margie, lives in Ingersoll.

What do you do now?

I retired but returned to work. Doing the accounting for a small company in Hamilton, Montana.

How did you get into that line of work?

I served in the U.S. Navy. Used the GI bill to return to school. Graduated from California State University, Sacramento with a Business Degree (Accounting).

What did you always want to do that you haven't done yet?

Full Ironman (IM). Registered for IM Coeur d'Alene, Idaho. Race date June 27, 2010.

Boston marathon. Keep trying to qualify - haven't yet. Registered for Chicago marathon in October - would like to make sub 4.

What do you like to do in your spare time?

Training for triathlons and various running events. So I spend a great deal of time swimming, biking and running.

How old do you feel?

Old enough to know better!!!

Any grey hair yet? Women don't have to honestly answer this one:)


Biggest thing you would do differently if you went back to your time at NDHS?

I probably would actually study and try to learn something.

Favorite Drinks?

Top three drinks:

#1 Chocolate milk shake.

#2 Chocolate milk.

#3. Endurox Rx 4 (Chocolate)

Favorite sports?

Swimming, biking, running. Secondary, skiing, hiking, tennis, racquetball and golf.

Favorite Food?

Top three favorite foods:

#1. Chocolate chip cookies.

#2. Chocolate chips.

#3. Dark chocolate (any form).

Favorite Movies?

No Country for Old Men
O Brother Where Art Thou
Anything by the Cohen brothers.

Favorite Music?

My current top ten favorites:
#1. In the Colors - Ben Harper
#2. Take it to the Limit - Eagles
#3. Hold on Tight - ELO
#4. Short Skirt/Long Jacket - Cake
#5. Day Dreamer - Donavon Frankenreiter
#6. Bad Day - Daniel Powter
#7. You are the Best Thing - Ray LaMontagne
#8. Turn On Tune In Drop Out With Me - Cracker
#9. Trouble - Ray LaMontagne
#10. Euro-Trash Girl - Cracker (LOL!!!)
Any Roy Orbison tune is always a favorite.

Famous or interesting people you've met?

Met Kevin Costner last summer.
Pete Rose (of course in Las Vegas!!)

Cool things you've done in your life?

Cool or dumb?? - too many to list.

Ever gone on a blind date?

Yes. Help!!!

Did you ever skip school?

Of course.

Ever been lost?


Swam in the ocean? And where?

California, Oregon and Washington, Hawaii, Caribbean

Done something you told yourself you wouldn't?


Danced your heart out?


Blown bubbles?

My dogs love chasing the bubbles.

Been skinny dipping?


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