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Re-Run: My 30-day Experiment to Fall Back in Love with Running
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,440. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
"I was a youthful Zephyr, flying with the wind in my face, fleet of foot and bold of spirit. But 35 years later I have a sorrowful confession to make: I hate running." Tony Markey sucks at running, and he knows it. Follow his 30-day challenge to see if he can fall back in love with running. Starting with 30 minutes of running every day and finishing on day 30 with the Seattle Half-Marathon!
The Resilient Runner: Mental Toughness Training for Distance Running
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,220. Language: American English. Published: December 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
A concise and easy-to-read book with many helpful ideas about dealing with the mental pitfalls that occur while running long distances.
Elf Hills
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,070. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Something strange, something magical, is going on in the dusty hills behind the small town of Villaloma. Yet each time Linda Peters puts on her running shoes and sets out to find the enchanted kingdom she imagines—full of dancing elves, unicorns, and more—something stops her. And with school starting soon, she only has a few more chances to really search the hills.
What's the Sign for Love?
Price: Free! Words: 6,910. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Mic prides himself on his independence. And now, with his trusty dog by his side, even his mother has stopped worrying so much about him living alone. But when an accident leaves him stranded at the bottom of a wooded hill with no way to call out, he must rely on his dog and the kindness of a passing stranger to get him back on two feet.
Running for Neil
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,280. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » 12-step programs, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
This book is written in memory of my brother Neil Adam who sadly passed away from Cancer. Given less than a year to live he set about raising money for Cancer Research UK. The day he died I decided to carry on his fund-raising activities and determined to run the London Marathon in his memory. This is the story of what turned out to be one of the biggest challenges of my life.
Serial Racing: Planning For And Affording A Lifetime Of Endurance Events
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 56,080. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Triathalon
This book is the personal experiences and lessons learned on how to plan and afford dozens of endurance events and road races from an athlete who has completed 52 half marathons in 365 days- twice. The book covers topics such as saving on race registration fees, clothing and gear; earning rewards point for free flights; finding and selecting the best races, and much more.
Low Impact Running: A Manual Helping All People Get Moving, Get Healthy, Get Happy!
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 8,330. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
LIR saved my life. I went from barely able to walk to finishing a full marathon in less than a year. I owe it all to the grace of God and my will to not give up or give in! Do not let people put limits on you and do not put limits on yourself! Low Impact Running (LIR) can help: the young and old – mentally and physically challenged – autistic – overweight – kids battling childhood obesity.
Cardio Exposed - Why Cardio For Weight Loss Sucks...And What YOU Should Do Instead
Price: Free! Words: 25,860. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
'Cardio Exposed' - A Detailed Book That Is Science Based After reading this exercise for weight loss guide you will know more about how to lose weight effectively than the majority of the population. You won't be scared, confused, or lost. You'll be inspired to jump in, change your life, and help others to change theirs too. The advice is practical, simple, and you will certainly experience some
Strength Training For Runners : 3 Basics Of Weight Training For Runners
Series: The Blokehead Success Series. Price: Free! Words: 8,770. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2015 by Yap Kee Chong. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Weightlifting
If you are a runner and you choose not to do any form of strength training then you are going to increase the chances of having to stop as you develop some kind of injury. Many runners that do not believe that lifting weights is crucial are sadly mistaken. In fact even though running itself may not actually cause an injury it does help to highlight any weaknesses that you have.
Running--Memoir of a Trained Running Dog
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,830. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Running. A memoir of a dog born to run. Jax, as he's known, recounts his earliest memories of childhood, education, and his life's work; running. He sounds very much like an old man dreaming of days gone by. Running is an old 'tale' that's less than 3,000 words--a quick, relaxing read.