Drew Hunter - Professional Distance Runner - Episode #99

This week on The Athletes Podcast features Drew Hunter. Drew is an American middle-distance runner from Purcellville, Virginia, who competes for the professional running group Tinman Elite. He set the national indoor mile record for high school boys in 2016. We talk about his most memorable moments, his life growing up, and more! We hope you enjoy this week's episode of The Athletes Podcast.

What we talk about:

1:20: How Drew got into running

2:10: drew hunter talks about his relay run

6:40: Drew Hunter's childhood in sport

9:00: Influence of Drews family

12:10: Drews training regiment

14:55: Drew talks about turning down Oregon university

18:40: A day in the life of a professional runner

23:30: Drew describes his injury and recovery

29:30: Finding your identity outside of sport

35:10: Where will drew hunter be in 10 years

37:10: Misconceptions of running when growing up

41:10: Biggest piece of advice for the next generation of athletes

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