Run!
50%
off

Run! : 26.2 Stories of Blisters and Bliss

3.85 (2,419 ratings by Goodreads)
By (author) 

Free delivery worldwide

Available. Dispatched from the UK in 2 business days
When will my order arrive?

Description

'Running with Karnazes is like setting up one's easel next to Monet or Picasso.' The New York TimesIn his follow-up to the bestselling Ultramarathon Man, Dean Karnazes is back with more mind-blowing tales of how he pushes his mind and body to limits which are inconceivable to most of us. In Run! Dean shares the pleasure - and considerable pain - of some of his most memorable adventures, including:- a gentle 350-mile canter through the surprisingly hilly Australian Outback;- his annual attempts at the Badwater Ultramarathon in Death Valley, California (typical temperature: 45 degrees); and- the notorious 4 Deserts races, a masochist's delight encompassing four separate 155-mile runs across the Atacama Crossing, the Gobi, the Sahara and Antarctica...with rationed water.Dean's entertaining and endearing stories are sure to inspire both dedicated and vicarious runners alike.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 304 pages
  • 128 x 196 x 20mm | 258.55g
  • Allen & Unwin
  • St Leonards, Australia
  • English
  • Main
  • 1742377939
  • 9781742377933
  • 65,920

Review quote

"Running with Karnazes [is] like setting up one's easel next to Monetor Picasso." --The "New York Times" "The undisputed king of the ultras, who has not only pushed the envelope but blasted it to bits." --"The Philadelphia Inquirer"show more

About Dean Karnazes

Dean Karnazes might just be the fittest man in the world, wrote Men's Fitness in 2006. An internationally recognised endurance athlete, Dean's first book, Ultramarathon Man, was a New York Times bestseller. Dean has raised hundreds of thousands of dollars for charity through his running and sports career, and recently started his own foundation, Karno Kids.show more

Rating details

2,419 ratings
3.85 out of 5 stars
5 29% (695)
4 37% (898)
3 26% (639)
2 6% (149)
1 2% (38)
Book ratings by Goodreads
Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We're featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Close X