Karnazes, Dean. Run!: 26.2 Stories of Blisters and Bliss. New York: Rodale, 2011.
Reason read: Toronto half marathon.
I think Dean summed it up best when he said in his forward (called ‘Warmup’, “There is magic in misery” (p xi). 231 more words
DENVER (CBS4) – Endurance athlete Travis Macy may be a little drenched and drained by the time he arrives for his book signing.
Understandable. He is running 31 miles to get there. 795 more words
You’re supposed to be a bit snobbish about Dean Karnazes. According to ‘Born to Run’ and sites such as LetsRun.com (other running forums are available), ‘real’ ultra-runners see him as too self-promoting, too keen to blow his own trumpet about his achievements, many of which are not unique. 382 more words
This article, by Alejandro Yanún, was originally published on February 9, 2015 in the Spanish language publication “Vívelo Hoy”.
Since it features my lovely fiancé, I wanted to make it accessible to the English reading ultrarunning community. 843 more words