Dustin Hucks
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"Driving the knees forward"

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How many years have you been running?
What is your goal race for the year?
I'll save the races for after the cross country trek.
What is your greatest running accomplishment?
Give me three months and I'll tell you...
What is your "ultimate dream" running goal?
I want to fully enjoy the experience of running, while running...everytime.

Hear these mirror shots are all the rage with the kids these days....

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Posted on September 23, 2009 at 10:30pm 0 Comments

I'm in Bernalillo, New Mexico, about forty miles from Santa Fe. I should have something in the neighborhood of three weeks left on what is now a very long hike, which will most certainly turn back into a run the closer I get to Texas and support.

Click here for a video update via youtube.

I've appreciated all of the well wishes from you folks more than you know, and I sort of feel like an ass for not… Continue

Longest week...ever.

Posted on August 10, 2009 at 11:55pm 5 Comments

Five days.

That's pretty much all I can muster. This is crazy. I can't wait.

Adding my own training elements...

Posted on July 18, 2009 at 10:30pm 0 Comments

Sometimes, I have to break from Eric's training modules and do my own thing.

Awesome excuse for sprints, am I right?

Best Cherrybomb...ever.

Progress and sponsors

Posted on June 26, 2009 at 12:37am 3 Comments

Not sure how many people actually read this, but writing like running is therapy to me. If I don't do either very often, I start to feel crazy.

First, my new nickname could be "Dead Legs". Man, is that ever something I'm trying to get over. Slowly but surely, with the help of way more food than I'm used to eating at this point, I'm crawling out of the dead leg hole and feeling strong again. It's a confidence booster to hit a stride and feel good halfway through a run when you started… Continue

Coming together...

Posted on June 18, 2009 at 3:00am 1 Comment

Been a while since I've written anything, which I intend to remedy.

My website is up.


Pretty proud of it, and I hope it grows. I had my first interview in what I hope is many this morning. Got to talk about the training, how excited I am about the run, why I'm doing it. I think about these things often, but it's nice to verbalize them every once in a while. It makes it feel more real when I'm telling another human being who is then going to tell… Continue

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