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The Modern Art of High Intensity Training

by Aurelien Broussal-Derval & Stephane Ganneau

<p>A book on high intensity training should deliver an impact equal to the training itself. Lucky for you, this one does.</p> <p><em>The Modern Art of High Intensity Training</em> is sport and strength, movement and passion. It is a guide like ...

ISBN: 9781492586562

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The Perfect Mile (Text Only)

by Neal Bascomb

<p>This edition does not include illustrations. The inspirational story of three international runners attempting to achieve what no one had managed – to break the four-minute mile barrier. It was the ultimate test of endurance, and the human ...

ISBN: 9780007382989

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The Peter Norman Story

by Andrew Webster

Peter Norman is the 'forgotten man' in one of the most powerful and influential photos of all time. Peter is in the photo because he won Australia a silver medal at the 1968 Mexico Olympics after running the 200 metres in 20.06 seconds. In ...

ISBN: 9780655614999

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The Rise of the Ultra Runners

A Journey to the Edge of Human Endurance

by Adharanand Finn

<p><strong>Marathons are no longer enough.</strong><br /> <strong>Pain is to be relished, not avoided.</strong><br /> <strong>Hallucinations are normal.</strong></p> <p>Ultra running defies conventional logic. Yet this most brutal and ...

ISBN: 9781783351343

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The Road to Sparta

Reliving the epic run that inspired the world's greatest foot race

by Dean Karnazes

The epic recreation of one of the greatest acts of physical endurance in history, by legendary ultramarathon runner Dean Karnazes. ...

ISBN: 9781760294632

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The Runner

Four Years Living and Running in the Wilderness

by Markus Torgeby

<p><strong>Markus Torgeby was just 20 years old when he headed off into the remote Swedish forest to live as a recluse and dedicate himself to his one true passion, running… He lived in a tent in the wilderness, braving the harsh Swedish winters

ISBN: 9781472954961

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The Runner

Four Years Living and Running in the Wilderness

by Markus Torgeby

<b><br>'The most beautiful book I ever read.' Rune Larsson, ultra-distance runner<b><br><i></i></b></b><b>Markus Torgeby was just 20 years old when he headed off into the remote Swedish forest to live as a recluse and dedicate himself to his

ISBN: 9781472954978

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The Runner's Cookbook

More than 100 delicious recipes to fuel your running

by Anita Bean

<p>Whether you're training for a marathon, a half-marathon, an ultra-distance event or just looking to improve your parkrun time, this book will help you achieve your running goals.</p> <p>This is the ultimate sports nutrition guide and ...

ISBN: 9781472946782

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The Triathlete's Training Diary

Your Ultimate Tool for Faster, Stronger Racing, 2nd Ed.

by Joe Friel

ISBN: 9781937715632

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The Warm-Up

Maximize Performance and Improve Long-Term Athletic Development

by Ian Jeffreys

<p>Athletes do not all train the same way, but it is rare to see any athlete—at any level—exercise or compete without warming up. Although the warm-up can take many forms, smart coaches and athletes know that the warm-up should be a part of any ...

ISBN: 9781492572640

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The Way of the Runner

A journey into the obsessive world of Japanese running

by Adharanand Finn

A fascinating and personal exploration of Japan's obsession with running by Adharanand Finn, award-winning author of <i>Running with the Kenyans.</i> ...

ISBN: 9780571303175

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The Women's Guide to Triathlon

by USA Triathlon

<p><em>The Women’s Guide to Triathlon</em> is the definitive companion for female triathletes. Authored by the national governing body of the sport, USA Triathlon, this landmark resource features expert instruction and personal insights from 20 ...

ISBN: 9781492585312

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The World's 100 Weirdest Sporting Events

From Gravy Wrestling in Lancashire to Wife Carrying in Finland

by Geoff Tibballs

<p>When we think of the world's great sporting events, we tend to focus on spectacles such as the World Cup, the Olympics, the Derby, the Monaco Grand Prix or the University Boat Race. Yet there is also an alternative world of competition where ...

ISBN: 9781472140487

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The World's 100 Weirdest Sporting Events

From Gravy Wrestling in Lancashire to Wife Carrying in Finland

by Geoff Tibballs

ISBN: 9781472140494

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There is no Map in Hell

The record-breaking run across the Lake District fells

by Steve Birkinshaw

<p>In 1986, the legendary fell runner <strong>Joss Naylor</strong> completed a continuous circuit of all <strong>214 Wainwright fells</strong> in the <strong>Lake District</strong>, covering a staggering distance of over 300 miles - plus many ...

ISBN: 9781910240953

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This Broad, Bright Land

A Runner's Journey Through the British Isles

by Hayden Lorimer

ISBN: 9781448185818

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Time-Crunched Triathlon

by Joe Beer

<p>Time-crunched Triathlon is a manual for life, which will help beginners and experienced triathletes maximize their investment, success and enjoyment in this most demanding of endurance sports. Those with hectic lives who want to enjoy ...

ISBN: 9780719820472

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Timing Resistance Training

Programming the Muscle Clock for Optimal Performance

by Amy Ashmore

<p>Since periodization training’s emergence in the 1950s, sport scientists have known that timing is one of the most critical programming variables influencing peak athletic performance. Modern research has taken the application of timing to ...

ISBN: 9781492591368

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Trail and Fell Running in the Lake District

40 routes in the National Park including classic routes

by Kingsley Jones

<p>The 40 routes in this guidebook offer some of the best trail running, fell running and sky running routes in the Lake District National Park, one of the world's great mountain running regions. Each route has been carefully graded to indicate ...

ISBN: 9781783624836

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Trail Blazer

My Life as an Ultra-distance Runner

by Ryan Sandes

<p>What does it take to run a six-day race through the world’s harshest deserts? Or 100 miles in a single day at altitudes that would leave you breathless just walking? More than that, though: what is it like to win these races? South Africa’s ...

ISBN: 9781770229068

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