Running With The Kenyans

Finn Adharanand

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Cover Type: Softcover
Book Condition: As New
Jacket Condition: None Issued
Publisher: Faber And Faber Ltd
Publisher Place: London
Publisher Year: 2013
Edition: Reprint

Description: 301 pages. Book appears to have hardly been read and is in As new condition throughout. Discovering The Secrets Of The Fastest People On Earth.

Publishers Description: Sunday Times Sports Book of the Year Shortlisted for the William Hill Sports Book of the Year Award Winner - Best New Writer category at the British Sports Book Awards After years of watching Kenyan athletes win the world's biggest long-distance races, Runner's World contributor Adharanand Finn set out to discover what it was that made them so fast - and to see if he could keep up. Packing up his family, he moved to Iten, Kenya, the running capital of the world, and started investigating. Was it running barefoot to school, the food, the altitude, or something else? At the end of his journey he put his research to the test by running his first marathon, across the Kenyan plains. This edition includes a new chapter covering the 2012 Olympics.

ISBN: 9780571274062


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