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    • Runner's World Complete Book of Running

    • Everything You Need to Run for Weight Loss, Fitness, and Competition
    • By: Amby Burfoot
    • Narrated by: Daniel Thomas May
    • Length: 13 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 119
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 98
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 96

    The sport of running is ever changing, be it the shoes we wear or the goals we set, the training methods we use or the role models we emulate. But there is one constant: For 40 years, Runner’s World magazine has been recognized worldwide as the leading authority on running. Now the collective wisdom of the most savvy running writers, coaches, and editors can be found in Runner’s World Complete Book of Running.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Great comprehensive book for running beginners

    • By Sunil Mumbai on 01-06-16

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Run Forever

    • By: Amby Burfoot
    • Narrated by: Chris Ciulla
    • Length: 6 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 64
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 57
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 55

    Everyone learns how to run at an early age. It's naturally wired into your body. Yet in recent years, running has become complicated by trendy gadgets and doctrine. With a Boston Marathon win and over 100,000 miles run on his resume, Amby Burfoot steers the sport back to its simple roots in Run Forever. From a warm and welcoming perspective, Burfoot provides clear, actionable guidance to runners of every age and ability level.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • good book for rookie runners

    • By Kindle Customer on 03-01-19

    Regular price: $28.50

    • My Life on the Run

    • The Wit, Wisdom, and Insights of a Road Racing Icon
    • By: Bart Yasso, Amby Burfoot (foreword)
    • Narrated by: Steven Roy Grimsley
    • Length: 6 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 155
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 139
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 137

    My Life on the Run chronicles the heatstroke and frostbite, heartache and triumphs he's experienced while competing in more than 1,000 competitive races on all seven continents. With the wit and wisdom of a seasoned insider, Yasso tells runners what they need to know to navigate the logistics of running in an unfamiliar country. He also offers practical guidance, such as 5-K, 10-K, half-marathon, and marathon training schedules, including his innovative technique known as the Yasso 800s for beginner, intermediate, and advanced runners.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • A fair running book, but there's better out there

    • By Mark on 05-20-15

    Regular price: $19.95