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Robert Common


What’s your favorite track and field event?

100 meter

Who’s been the most influential person in your life?

My daughter has been my North Star since I first heard her heart beat

Who’s your favorite super hero?


If there was a movie about your life, what famous actor/actress would play you?

Larenz Tate

Which coach had the biggest impact on your athletic journey? 

Coach Shirley. He saw something in me when I needed it the most.

Tell us something interesting about your life that the Flyers might not know? 

I periodically write poetry when I reflect on moments in life which God has blessed me

with and blessed me through.

If you could take a time machine back to any place, event, miracle etc. in the Bible where would you go?

I would take a time machine when David Kills Goliath in 1 Sam 17

What’s your favorite Bible verse? 

"I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me"- Phil 4:13