Monday, March 23 @ 6:00pm
Air Force Marathon Training Clinic with Guest Speaker Dr. Mark Cucuzzella
Two-time Air Force Marathon Overall Champion
Chief Medical Consultant
Air Force Reserve Lt. Col. (Dr.) Mark Cucuzzella is a Professor at West Virginia University School of Medicine. He has worked with the Air Force Marathon for 6 years as the Chief Medical Consultant and assists with helping runners train safely for the event. He is designing programs to promote healthier and better running in the military with the USAF Efficient Running Project. You can view modules on www.efficientrunning.net.
He’s been a competitive runner for over 30 years — with more than 100 marathon and ultramarathon finishes — and continues to compete as a national-level Masters runner. His marathon best is 2:24 and he has won the Air Force Marathon twice (2006 and 2011 at age 40 and 45). He is the race director of Freedom’s Run race series in West Virginia and director of the Natural Running Center http://naturalrunningcenter.com, an education portal designed to teach healthier running . Mark is also the owner of Two Rivers TreadsTwo Rivers Treads — A Center for Natural Running and Walking in his hometown of Shepherdstown, W.Va.