I'm Here to Win: A world champion's blueprint for peak performance

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Hachette Australia, May 31, 2011 - Health & Fitness - 272 pages
From Australian Junior Champion to World Champion – the inspiring story of what it takes to make it to the top.

A tour de force in triathlon – how a boy from Cronulla came to dominate the world’s greatest endurance event.

Since his first Australian Ironman win in 2002 to his unimaginable second Ironman World Championship win, at the age of 37, in Hawaii in 2010 – Macca has dominated the gruelling 3.8km swim, 180km bike and 42.2km run event for a decade.

But Chris McCormack’s journey to the top is more than just a story of physical endurance, he attributes much of his success to what he does before and after a race. Detailing the motivational and practical fitness secrets of a world-class athlete, I'm Here to Win distils Macca’s strategies for success, his training and motivation tips, his diet and exercise programs.

Whether you are a weekend enthusiast, a fitness professional or a seasoned veteran who needs that extra push, Macca will inspire you to reach your peak performance and achieve your personal best in whatever you do.

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About the author (2011)

Chris McCormack 'Macca' was born in Sydney in 1973. He won titles and awards for his participation in sports during his school years, but initially chose education over a pro sports career and became an accountant after graduating from university. He began competing professionally in 1996 and in 2010, won the Ironman World Championship in Honolulu.

Tim Vandehey is a professional book collaborator and "book doctor." Since 2004, he has worked on or co-written more than 30 books in the self-improvement, memoir, sports, spiritual, health, business, and financial genres. They include PRODUCED BY FAITH with DeVon Franklin, RUNNING ON FAITH with Jason Lester, and HOW TO MAKE THE REST OF YOUR LIFE THE BEST OF YOUR LIFE with Mark Victor Hansen and Art Linkletter.

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