Why we run: A Story of Obsession download free [PDF and Ebook] by Robin Harvie

Why we run: A Story of Obsession download free [PDF and Ebook] by Robin Harvie year 2012
  • Book name: Why we run: A Story of Obsession
  • Author: Robin Harvie
  • Release date: 2012/6/17
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Sports
  • ISBN: 9781848541771
  • Rating: 9.42 of 10
  • Votes: 189
  • Review by: Lewis Strauss
  • Review rating: 9.51 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/28
  • Total pages: 304
  • Includes a PDF summary of 33 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Everyone can run. Whether it is a jog around the park on a Sunday morning, or lining up with 40,000 other people at the start of the London Marathon, all it requires is a pair of trainers and the open road. But where does that road lead and why do we run at all? Robin Harvie ran his first marathon after a bet, but it wasn't until he had ventured 6,000 miles into the extreme world of ultra-distance running to the start line of the oldest and toughest footrace on earth, that he found an answer. As a hobby turned into a 120-mile-a-week obsession, so a way out of his daily routine evolved into a journey to discover who he was and what he was really made of.Through the scorching heat of the desert and into the darkest hours of the morning, Why We Run reveals the beating heart of the brutal and profoundly intoxicating experience of running. If you have ever wondered what makes you lace up your trainers, and why you keep coming back for more, this is your story too.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 14H56M48S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Track & Field Sports, Athletics, Marathon & Cross-country Running, Popular Philosophy, Memoirs
  • Available formats: ODT, TXT, DOC, WORD, EPUB, OEB, JPG, PDF. Compressed in RAR, TBZ, ZIP, TGZ, TZ, TAR.LZO, LZ
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 10.37 USD
  • Dimensions: 132x197x21mm
  • Weight: 218g
  • Printed by: John Murray Publishers Ltd
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom

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