Steve Magness
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Steve Magness

Steve Magness researches, writes, speaks, and coaches on health and human performance. He is the author of the best selling books Peak Performance and The Science of Running. His third book, The Passion Paradox is out in 2019. His writing has appeared in Sports Illustrated, Wired, Outside, NY Magazine, and Forbes.

As a coach, Magness has guided 4 athletes to Top-15 finishes at the World Championship or Olympic Games, over a dozen athletes to qualifying for the Olympic Trials, and 4 athletes to top-10 finishes at a World Major Marathon (Boston, New York City, Chicago). He currently serves as the cross-country coach at the University of Houston and is the personal coach to over a dozen professional athletes, including Olympians. He consults with both business and professional sports teams on performance, culture, and innovation. Steve holds a Master's degree in Exercise Science from George Mason University and serves as an adjunct professor at St. Mary's University (UK).

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Best Sellers

    • Peak Performance

    • Elevate Your Game, Avoid Burnout, and Thrive with the New Science of Success
    • By: Brad Stulberg, Steve Magness
    • Narrated by: Christopher Lane
    • Length: 6 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6,317
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,493
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,445

    A few common principles drive performance, regardless of the field or the task at hand....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Good, but

    • By Luke on 06-09-18

    Regular price: $23.99

    • The Passion Paradox

    • A Guide to Going All In, Finding Success, and Discovering the Benefits of an Unbalanced Life
    • By: Brad Stulberg, Steve Magness
    • Narrated by: Christopher Lane
    • Length: 4 hrs and 38 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 128
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 116
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 114

    The coauthors of the bestselling Peak Performance dive into the science behind passion, revealing the ways in which passion is a double-edged sword and offering a plan for following your passion without ruining your life....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Wise words for the driven

    • By TriGuy on 04-10-19

    Regular price: $19.99

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