Tanner Root

Tanner Root

Hometown : Jacksonville, FL Started competing in Monster Jam : 2018 Birthday : November 29
Monster Jam Awards


About Me
What are some of your interests/hobbies/favorite pastimes?
Halloween haunted houses, scary things and documentaries love to learn new things.
Who are your role models?
Marcus Lemonis
Do you have any ‘pre-show’ rituals you run through?
Listen to some music to get pumped up
What’s something a lot of people don’t know about you?
I used to sell snow cones and cotton candy at Monster Jam.
What is your favorite memory on or off the race track?
Working at my first Monster Jam event
What is your most prized possession?
My mom because I wouldn’t be here if it wasn’t for her

Life on the Road with Monster Jam

What is the best and worst thing about being on the road every weekend with Monster Jam? Getting to travel and see new places but being away from home is kind of tough sometimes
While on the road, what is your favorite thing to do during your free time?
Watch YouTube
How do you keep fit?
Long walks on the beach
What item(s) can you not live without while traveling on the road with Monster Jam?
My phone
What is your favorite city to travel to? Why?
Anaheim, California because It always has beautiful weather.


How did you get started competing in Monster Jam?
Started working with 2Xtreme Racing
What is your favorite part about competing in Monster Jam?
Being a part of huge sold out stadiums with thousands of screaming fans
What advice would you give to kids who want to become a Monster Jam driver?
You can do whatever you want; it just depends on your effort and how badly you want it.
What is your greatest memory as a Monster Jam driver?
Competing at my first event
Who in Monster Jam do you look up to for inspiration?
Jimmy Creten

Fun Facts
What’s your favorite movie?
Mad Max Fury Road
What’s your favorite television show?
What’s your favorite color?
What’s your favorite thing to eat?
Taco Bell
What’s your favorite restaurant on the road?
Taco Bell