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I have been featured on TV twice in my life; once syndicated nationwide on NBC and once LIVE on a local station.
HISTORY: Livin' A Dream...
To summarize my life in just one phrase, one needs only point to the three words that adorn the inside of my racecar. For me, these three words are not only my motto, they epitomize every day of my life.
Those who don't know me likely notice the physical effects of my battle with childhood cancer, but hopefully those who do know me are able to see a whole lot more. I hope you see a man who is thankful for every day; a man who continues to be amazed by the wonders of life, the beauty of the world, and the love of his close friends and family.
So whether I'm slinging a racecar into a corner, promoting a new race, standing on the main straight at the world's most famous race course, or simply watching the sun set over the Pacific with a close friend, one thing is for sure: I'm not just living my life, I'm Livin' A Dream...
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Born April 29th, 1977 to Robert & Penny Dusick; Indianapolis, IN
Diagnosed with Rabdomyosarcoma, a rare bone cancer; 50% Survival rate for six months
1980's Started driving go-cart in Grandma's yard; created my life's passion...motorsports
Cured of all signs of cancerous tissure: the first day of Livin' A Dream...
Competed in first competitive motorsports event; Quarter Midgets @ Big Z
Only Sister, Sarah Jean (aka Bean), born February 1st; Indianapolis, IN
1990's Back-to-Back Indiana State Championships; Quarter Midgets
Inducted into Central Indiana Quarter Midget Hall of Fame
Graduated from Warren Central High School; Indianapolis, IN
Started career as a "RaceTrack Engineer"; intern @ the Indianapolis Motor Speedway
  Received B.S. Mechanical Engineering from Rose-Hulman; Terre Haute, IN
Organized first indoor karting event; Rose-Hulman All-Star Race
Started full-time @ the Indianapolis Motor Speedway; "Engineering Associate"
2000's Cord Ehrhart wins Inaugural Dusick Open @ Stefan Johansson's Karting Center (SJKC)
Began freelance engineering and graphic design work
Mike Buschmann buys first racecar since QM; the current Red # 51 DDM Bailey Micro-Sprint
Elected twice as Vice President, Hoosier Auto Race Fans
Rookie of the Year; US 24 Speedway
Founded and promoted the NAMARS 600cc MidgetCar Series
Moved to Newport Beach, CA
Began working as a Project Manager for QSC Audio Corporation; Costa Mesa, CA
  Moved back to Indianapolis
Started working as an independent entrepenuer; DBA Dave Dusick Enterprises
Founded RaceTrack Engineering
First RaceTrack Tour; 138 RaceTracks in 17 states
Partnered with RACEceiver to revive the their Race Management Timing & Scoring product line
First time "living on the road"; from November 2008 through May 2009
Broke 100 races: attended, officiated or competed in 101 motorsports events in a single year
First overseas trip; six weeks in Marshall Islands visiting Bean
Speedway, IN
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