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Ultratortoise - sofa jockey to ultra runner By Chris Foreman
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Treadmill disasters, Dog attack, surgery, my first half marathon then onto my first marathon finally ending with a blow by blow account of my first ultramarathon a 69 mile race along the route of... More > Hadrian’s Wall. This book will offer a detailed and at times intimate no holds barred look at what it took for me to get my lazy backside off my warm sofa and become and ultra runner. The book is part diary part training guide and aimed at anyone looking to make a change in their life. I cover my diet, training techniques and share many thoughts on what it takes to get over the finish line, with an approach that delves deeply into both the physical and mental aspects of distance running. This book is a final compilation of my previous shorter journals into one much larger more extended single volume of over 50 thousand words, images and links to more online content.< Less
Zhe's Guide To Marathon Racing; Tips and Techniques By D.B. Williams
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Zhe's Practical Guide to Marathon Racing Tips and Techniques is a humorous portrayal of what a marathon and ultra distance runs are actually like. Zhe is a well experienced runner who shares racing... More > tips and techniques throughout the story. The illustrations in the story were built using a collaboration of watercolor and digital techniques by the author.< Less
Zhe's Guide To Marathon Racing; Tips and Techniques By D.B. Williams
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Zhe's Practical Guide to Marathon Racing Tips and Techniques is a humorous portrayal of what a marathon and ultra distance runs are actually like. Zhe is a well experienced runner who shares racing... More > tips and techniques throughout the story. The illustrations in the story were built using a collaboration of watercolor and digital techniques by the author.< Less
My First Ultramarathon - Journal 3 in the Series from Ultratortoise By Chris Foreman
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The journal from running my first Ultramarathon race in the UK called The Wall, a 69 mile ultra run along Hadrian's Wall, a designated world heritage site. I will share with you how this former sofa... More > jockey trained, how I ate and the many ups and downs of getting to the start line. My journal covers a 12 month period culminating with a blow by blow account of the 2 day race itself. Read about the many miles of training, the car crash just before the event and how I met "god's dalek" in a scarecrow competition on the second day. Written for both runners and non-runners alike. This is the third of four ebooks covering my journey from sofa jockey to ultramarathon runner.< Less
Ultratortoise - How I Became an Ultramarathon Runner By Chris Foreman
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Treadmill disasters, Dog attack, surgery, my first half marathon then onto my first marathon finally ending with a blow by blow account of my first ultramarathon a 69 mile race along the route of... More > Hadrian’s Wall. This book will offer a detailed and at times intimate no holds barred look at what it took for me to get my lazy backside off my warm sofa and become and ultra runner. This digtal e-book is part diary part training guide and aimed at anyone looking to make a change in their life. I cover my diet, training pans and techniques and share many thoughts on what it takes to get over the finish line, with an approach that delves deeply into both the physical and mental aspects of distance running. This e-book is the final compilation of my previous shorter journals into one much larger more extended single volume of over 53 thousand words, images and links to more online content.< Less
A Barefoot Run Across North Carolina By Matt Jenkins
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This is the story of a barefoot runner who wanted to make a difference. He ran 760 miles across North Carolina to raise money for non-profit organizations that work with children. Along the way, he... More > had to dodge traffic, deal with the summer heat, and was even bitten by a poisonous snake. His journey is about him, but more so, it is about the people of North Carolina who befriended him on his journey.< Less
A Barefoot Run Across North Carolina By Matt Jenkins
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This is the story of a barefoot runner who wanted to make a difference. He ran 760 miles across North Carolina to raise money for non-profit organizations that work with children. Along the way, he... More > had to dodge traffic, deal with the summer heat, and was even bitten by a poisonous snake. His journey is about him, but more so, it is about the people of North Carolina who befriended him on his journey.< Less
The Urban Warrior - More than just an existence By Sean Muller
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Does your life seem just a hum drum affair? Mine did. One ordinary man's journey of change, discovery and weightloss of 40kgs. I did it and you can to! Stride for stride on a life changing ride!... More > Together we can beat obesity.< Less
Runaway Comrade By Bob de la Motte
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South Africa's Comrades Marathon has teased, tormented and tortured runners from all over the world since 1921. Those who have endured it says it changes lives, speaks to the soul and turns the... More > ordinary into the extraordinary. Bob de la Motte, winner of five Comrades medals, including three golds, enthralled the world during several epic duels with nine-time winner, Bruce Fordyce, throughout what was arguably the marathon's defining passage in the politically charged 1980s. Bob explains his fascination and passion for the most famous ultra-marathon in the world and recounts the truth behind the hyped-up rivalry. He explores allegations of cheating and blood doping, highlights the hypocrisy in South African and international sport and elaborates on his decision to join the Chicken Run to Australia at the height of apartheid in 1987. He also provides fascinating perspectives on international politics, South Africa's contemporary politics and gives a crystal ball insight into the future of the Comrades Marathon.< Less
I've finally found my Hero By Phil Essam
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The history of the 1983 to 1991 Westfield Sydney to Melbourne Ultra Marathons. A must read for all ultra fans.