Dustin Fadiga - Director & Mid-Long Distance Coach
Dustin grew up in Knoxville Iowa where he found his love for running. Knoxville had a rich history of great distance runners. He had PR's of 49.7 in the 400, 158.4 in the 800 and 16:12 in Cross Country. He went on to compete for 2 years at Buena Vista University in Track and Cross Country where he was a one time National Qualifier. He focused mainly on being an 800 specialist with a time of 1:54.6 as a PR.
Then Dustin transferred to UNI where he earned his BA. After UNI he went on to become a Financial Planner which he has done for 13 years. He has 3 kids Carter, Mackenzie and Brady. He just recently got engaged to Brandi Ward and will now have a 5 year old son Cade.
Dustin is extremely involved in the community as President Elect of the Exchange club of Waterloo, coaches football for his sons and goes to numerous volleyball and softball games for his daughter. He also started the Tiger Cross Country club in 2016 which had a super successful first season.