John Hiatt's Blog (3)

My Research Project - End Duchenne Grant Program

When Kimberly approached me about sponsoring a Parent Project this year research was the obvious choice for me. I relish reading research papers like my wife Kristin does a Jane Austen novel. I suppose not everyone enjoys a riveting tale of genetics, molecular biology and pharmaceuticals. I cannot explain why I do. This is such an exciting time in DMD research and I want everyone to get excited. This is where the Cure will come from. Some day, somewhere some scientist will look up from their… Continue

Added by John Hiatt on January 5, 2009 at 10:33am — 1 Comment

My training for Run For Our Sons

Well, another week of training has come and gone. The big moment for this week was a scheduled 12-mile run on Saturday. I wound up turning this into a 13-mile run. I ran from Palisades Park (where we were staying) to South Haven, Michigan (where I met Kristin and the boys for lunch) along the Blue Star Highway. Southwest Michigan is really a beautiful place. Especially for someone who grew up outside Chicago. Scenery makes these long runs much more enjoyable. No real problems on the run,… Continue

Added by John Hiatt on July 28, 2008 at 1:00pm — 4 Comments

My training for Run For Our Sons Disney World 2009

So, I am training to run the ful marathon this year at Disney World. I ran the half-marathon last year. I finished in 2:05:16. I hope to improve my time this year, as well as moving up to run the full marathon. I thought I would post my weekly training log in the hope that some of the faster and more experienced runners would take pity and offer up their collective wisdom.

Added by John Hiatt on July 24, 2008 at 1:48pm — 2 Comments

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