Confessions of an All-night Runner
By (author) Dean Karnazes
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Ultramarathon Man by Dean Karnazes
Book DescriptionUltrarunning legend Dean Karnazes has run 262 miles-the equivalent of ten marathons-without rest. He has run over mountains, across Death Valley, and to the South Pole-and is probably the first person to eat an entire pizza while running. With an insight, candor, and humor rarely seen in sports memoirs (and written without the aid of a ghostwriter or cowriter), Ultramarathon Man has inspired tens of thousands of people-nonrunners and runners alike-to push themselves beyond their comfort zones and be reminded of "what it feels like to be truly alive," saysSam Fussell, author of Muscle. Ultramarathon Man answers the questions Karnazes is continually asked: - Why do you do it? - How do you do it? - Are you insane? And in the new paperback edition, Karnazes answers the two questions he was most asked on his book tour: - What, exactly, do you eat? - How do you train to stay in such good shape?
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Book DetailsISBN: 9781585424801
Classification: Marathon & cross-country running , Autobiography: sport
Format: Paperback (199mm x 149mm x 21mm)
Imprint: Jeremy P Tarcher
Publisher: Penguin Putnam Inc
Publish Date: 2-Mar-2006
Country of Publication: United States
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Books By Author Dean Karnazes
Run!, Paperback (April 2012)
The inspiring journey of Dean Karnazes, an internationally recognised endurance athlete who has pushed his body and mind to inconceivable limits.
50 Marathons 50 Days, Paperback (March 2011)
The ultrarunning legend takes on the ultimate test of endurance. Dean Karnazes does what no man has undertaken before: 50 marathons in 50 days. That's 2092 km. And five pairs of shoes, 18 pairs of socks, 1,374,721 heartbeats, and three lost toenails. In 50 Marathons 50 Days, Dean shares his secrets for super endurance.
50 Secrets I Learned Running 50 Marathons in 50 Days, Paperback (October 2009)
Now in paperback, the follow-up to Dean Karnazes's New York Times bestseller Ultramarathon Man - promising the secrets for super endurance from one of the fittest men on the planet.
Ultramarathon Man, Paperback (March 2007)» View all books by Dean Karnazes
The inspiring journey of Dean Karnazes, an internationally recognized endurance athlete who has pushed his body and mind to inconceivable limits. Includes a new epilogue detailing his training and diet tips.
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Author Biography - Dean Karnazes
Dean Karnazes, who was named one of the Top 10 Ultimate Athletes by Outside magazine, is president of EnergyWell Natural Foods in San Francisco.
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