Dustin Roux

USA Roller Sports

Dustin Roux

Congratulations to Dustin Roux of Pittsburgh, PA on winning the Bronze Medal at the 2011 ‘FIRS’ Senior Men Inline Hockey World Championships in Roccaraso, Italy July 8-15. He has been on been on the Senior Men’s team and Junior Men’s team a combined total of 8 years, and has been apart of winning 7 gold medals at the world championships. Dustin currently skates for Pittsburgh Bandits and Reebok Ducks, and is sponsored by Reebok.

Team USA Years: 2007-Present

Hometown: Pittsburgh, PA

Current residence: Pittsburgh, PA

Personal website/journal/web log (blog) address: www.rouxstrength.com

Education: B.A. in Kinesiology, Pennsylvania State University

High school attended: Peters Twp. High School

Year of graduation: 2006

Location of high school: McMurray, PA

Sports you competed in while in high school (include number of years):  Track and Field, Ice Hockey, Inline Hockey

Other high school activities:

College attended:  Penn State University

Year of graduation: 2011

Degree/major: Movement Science - Kinesiology

Sports you competed in while in college (include number of years): Ice Hockey, Inline Hockey

Other college activities:

Occupation, current employer:  Business Owner

Current skating club: Reebok Pittsburgh Bandits

Coaches name: Rob Merz

When did you begin skating: 9 years old

Are you sponsored and if so, by whom: Reebok Hockey

Team USA Sport Accomplishments:  3x World Champion, 1x World Games Champion, 3x Jr. World Champion

Pan American Games: 1x Pan Am Qualifier Champion

Who is your favorite sports figure: John Wooden

Who is the person you most admire/greatest influence in your life and why:  Parents

What music do you listen to during training or competition? None

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Family Information:

Fathers name:  Jon Roux

Motherís name: Beth Roux

Brothers: Jason Roux