Brad Hudson is a renown American distance running coach based in Boulder, CO. He has coached numerous athletes to compete at the national and international level, and coached athletes that competed in the 2004, 2008 and 2012 Olympic Games. Hudson is the author of Run Faster, one of the best-selling books on running training in print. His second book, The Black Book of Running just released in December 2015. Brad currently serves as head coach of the Hudson Elite training group in Boulder, finds horses to be fascinating and practices poker daily.
Favorite quote: "Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning." -Einstein
Favorite Movie: Godfather 2
Favorite CD: U2's Joshua Tree
Favorite book: The Great Gatsby
Favorite workout: I like all workouts!
If stuck on a desert island, would bring what 6 things?
3 healthy athletes, wheel, watch, & Black Book
A career test tells you to do what?: Coach, movie producer, sales clerk. And I've done 2 of those!
Favorite movie appearance: Playing Javier Alvarez in Without Limits.
Role Model/Mentor: Renato Canova
Hidden Talent: World-class "RainDrops"player on Lumosity
Not-So-Hidden Talent: Trivia, guessing race times
Coaching Pet Peeve: Snow
"Brad Hudson is ______" Persistent
Favorite current athletes: Addie Bracy and Alex Wolf-Root made the Black Book possible, so it sure as heck better be us right now!
(Actual answer included, among others, Cruz Culpepper. Make a note!)