Tales of Extreme Endurance

Ben Greenfield

ISBN:

eISBN: 9781619841345

Publication Date: 05/07/2012

Are you ready to be inspired? This book contains amazing tales of extreme endurance from athletes around the globe. These aren’t pros or elites – these are everyday people who decided to step outside their comfort zone and attempt to achieve the extraordinary. You’ll get to read stories that include:

– An amateur athlete’s emotional journey through his first 50 mile race.
– An amazing weight loss journey that resulted in crossing the Ironman finish line with just 34 seconds to spare.
– A heart that begins to fail during the heat of competition in an ultra-endurance event.
– The 7 million steps of a Pacific Crest Trail adventure.
– An HIV+ triathlete who defies the odds and keeps on competing.
– The story of an epic 155 mile bicycle climb.
– An office manager who runs the Inca Trail to Macchu Pichu.
– And much more! 

Brought to you by EndurancePlanet.com, the web’s top source of endurance sports fanaticism, this book is guaranteed to thrill, amaze, entertain and inspire.