SGX Lvl 2, Spartan Strong, ACE Trainer
Cross Country Coach, Track Coach
Dustin is a dedicated husband and father of two children who is passionate about total body fitness and well-being. He enjoys pushing his mind, body, and spirit in all that he does. He has run 9 marathons, including 2 of the 5 majors (Chicago and NYC), and over 75 obstacle course races, including 50+ Spartan Races. This passion led to him becoming a Spartan Race Group Trainer (SGX) in 2014, Level 2 Spartan SGX coach in 2016, Spartan Strong certified coach in 2017, and American Council on Exercise (ACE) certified personal trainer in 2017. Dustin also coaches Cross Country and Track & Field at Cornerstone Christian Academy. He holds a Master of Divinity and is known on the Spartan Race circuit as the “Spartan Preacher”. Dustin served in the US Army as a Combat Engineer and was Air Assault qualified. Recently, he completed a 12 hour Navy Seal lead endurance challenge known as “20X” training.
Dustin designed and directed the first obstacle race in Bloomington, IL, “Hill of a Race” on October 7th, 2017 in partnership with the City of Bloomington Parks, Recreation, and Cultural Arts department. He looks forward to partnering to design future races.