What was the last book you read?
South Of The Border, West of the Sun (Haruki Murakami).
What poster/s hung on your wall when you were a kid?
It was a team photo of AZ Alkmaar (a Dutch soccer team).
Nothing before a race, but I have one superstition. I don’t like to have the salt passed to me directly. I ask the person to put it on the table, and then I pick it up.
Hot chocolate or café con leche?
Normally coffee, but when I’m in Colombia I like chocolate.
Should rice go into the sancocho, or should sancocho go into the rice?
Don’t think I’ve had sancocho actually.
Cheese in your hot chocolate?
Yes, I love it.
If you weren’t a cyclist, what would you be doing right now?
I have no idea. Cycling has been my life since I was 18 at least. It’s all I know.
What makes someone a good roommate during a race?
Someone that is like me. Same habits and similar schedule. That’s why I like Ricardo. Same schedule.
Favorite or most memorable climb in Colombia?
Do you like fireworks?
Where did Baby Jesus leave the presents?
We had Sinterklaas, on December 5th.
Hernando Bohórquez: Manzana Postobon
If you weren’t a cyclist, what would you be doing right now? Sleeping. 😴