Mark Cucuzzella

Air Force Reserve Lt. Col. Mark Cucuzzella, MD, is a professor at West Virginia University School of Medicine. He has designed programs to promote healthier and better running with the US Air Force Efficient Running Project. Dr. Cucuzzella has run competitively for over 30 years with more than 100 marathon and ultra-marathon finishes. He has won the Air Force Marathon twice. As well as being the race director of Freedom’s Run race series in West Virginia, Dr. Cucuzzella is director of the Natural Running Center, an education portal designed to teach healthier running. He is also the owner of Two Rivers Treads – a center for natural running and walking in his hometown of Shepherdstown, WV.

Book titles in collaboration with Idea Architects

  • Run For Your Life: The Fun, Injury-Free Way to Burn Body Fat, Relieve Stress, and Improve Your Performance