Lore of Running
Lore of Runninggives you incomparable detail on physiology, training, racing, injuries, world-class athletes, and races.
Author Tim Noakes blends the expertise of a physician and research scientist with the passion of a dedicated runner to answer the most pressing questions for those who are serious about the sport:
-How to train for the 10K up through ultramarathon with detailed programs from Noakes and several leading running experts
-How to prevent and treat injuries, increase your strength and flexibility, and use proper nutrition for weight control and maximum performance
You'll also find a candid analysis of supplements and ergogenic effects and training aids. The book includes new interviews with 10 world-class runners who share their secrets to success and longevity in the sport. Features on legendary figures and events in running history provide fascinating insights.
And that's just scratching the surface. Lore of Runningis not only the biggest and best running publication on the planet. It's the one book every runner should own.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - tyroeternal - LibraryThing
Lore of Running is quite simply THE book on running. While it's sheer size is imposing, reading my way through it has been incredibly beneficial. Learning how running works from the smallest scale, up ... Read full review
Review: Lore of RunningUser Review - Glenn Pawl - Goodreads
The science can be pretty intense at times, but this book has it all. Very interesting to read the career summaries of many of the great names in running history. Also to find out that there are only ... Read full review