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Product Description: In The Little Red Book of Running,renowned running writer writer Scott Douglas delivers the advice that he’s compiled from interacting with some of the world’s most distinguished coaches and laureled runners. With 250 tips covering every aspect of running, this pocket-sized book of wisdom is the next best thing to having a personal running coach...read more
By Amby Burfoot (foreword by)

Hardcover:

9781616082963 | Skyhorse Pub Co Inc, June 29, 2011, cover price $16.95

Paperback:

9781510706156 | Reprint edition (Skyhorse Pub Co Inc, June 28, 2016), cover price $12.99 | About this edition: In The Little Red Book of Running,renowned running writer writer Scott Douglas delivers the advice that he’s compiled from interacting with some of the world’s most distinguished coaches and laureled runners.

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Product Description: Today, millions of women and girls around the world enjoy running and entering races. It wasn’t always so:* In 1961, when Julia Chase edged to the start of a Connecticut 5-miler, officials tried to push her off the road. * At the 1966 Boston Marathon, Roberta Gibb hid behind a forsythia bush, worried that police might arrest her...read more

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9781609615642, titled "First Ladies of Running: 22 Inspiring Profiles of the Rebels, Rule Breakers, and Visionaries Who Changed the Sport Forever" | Rodale Pr, April 5, 2016, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Today, millions of women and girls around the world enjoy running and entering races.

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Product Description: Every day, people are reaching their get-up-or-give-up moments and resolving to change. And they're realizing that running is the simplest, cheapest, and most effective way to lose weight, gain confidence, and relieve stress. For newcomers, the obstacles are fierce...read more

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9781609615376, titled "The Runner's World Big Book of Running for Beginners: Lose Weight, Get Fit, and Have Fun!" | Rodale Pr, April 8, 2014, cover price $21.99 | About this edition: Every day, people are reaching their get-up-or-give-up moments and resolving to change.

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Product Description: The first dedicated book on marathon and half marathon training from the renowned experts at Runner's World Runner's World Big Book of Marathon and Half-Marathon Training - by Jennifer Van Allen, Bart Yasso, and Amby Burfoot, with Pam Nisevich Bede, RD - gives readers the core essentials of marathon training, nutrition, injury prevention, and more...read more

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9781609616847 | Rodale Pr, June 5, 2012, cover price $21.99 | About this edition: The first dedicated book on marathon and half marathon training from the renowned experts at Runner's World Runner's World Big Book of Marathon and Half-Marathon Training - by Jennifer Van Allen, Bart Yasso, and Amby Burfoot, with Pam Nisevich Bede, RD - gives readers the core essentials of marathon training, nutrition, injury prevention, and more.

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A guide to running starts with the basics, nutrition, training, and avoiding injury and then broadens its scope to encompass such topics as women's running, cross training, and the mental side of running. 25,000 first printing. (view table of contents)
By Amby Burfoot (editor)

Hardcover:

9780875963549 | Rodale Pr, September 1, 1997, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Discusses nutrition, injury prevention, women's running, endurance, the mental side of running, cross-training, and the marathon

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Product Description: RUN FASTER, RUN SMARTER WITH THE LATEST ADVICE FROM THE PROS AT RUNNER'S WORLD 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...read more
By Amby Burfoot (editor)

Paperback:

9781605295794 | Rev upd edition (Rodale Pr, December 22, 2009), cover price $21.99 | About this edition: RUN FASTER, RUN SMARTER WITH THE LATEST ADVICE FROM THE PROS AT RUNNER'S WORLD 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.

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Product Description: With My Life on the Run, Bart Yasso--an icon of one of the most enduringly popular recreational sports in the United States--offers a touching and humorous memoir about the rewards and challenges of running. Recounting his adventures in locales like Antarctica, Africa, and Chitwan National Park in Nepal (where he was chased by an angry rhino), Yasso recommends the best marathons on foreign terrain and tells runners what they need to know to navigate the logistics of running in an unfamiliar country...read more

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9781594869419 | Rodale Pr, May 13, 2008, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Dubbed the "Mayor of Running," Bart Yasso is one of the best-known figures in the sport, but few people know why he started running competitively, how it changed his life, or how his brush with a crippling illness nearly ended his career a decade ago.

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9781605298276 | Rodale Pr, May 12, 2009, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: With My Life on the Run, Bart Yasso--an icon of one of the most enduringly popular recreational sports in the United States--offers a touching and humorous memoir about the rewards and challenges of running.

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Discusses nutrition, injury prevention, women's running, endurance, the mental side of running, cross-training, and the marathon.
By Amby Burfoot (editor)

Paperback:

9781579549299 | Revised edition (Rodale Pr, May 1, 2004), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Discusses nutrition, injury prevention, women's running, endurance, the mental side of running, cross-training, and the marathon.

Prebinding:

9781435290464 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, May 29, 2008), cover price $28.95

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Product Description: With over 3,000 pieces of wit and wisdom from runners famous and humble, here is an important running resource and a great gift for any runner. George Sheehan, a celebrated running writer, philosopher, and physician, once wrote, "The more I run, the more certain I am that I am heading for my real goal: to become the person I am...read more
By Amby Burfoot (foreword by) and Hal Higdon (editor)

Hardcover:

9781602392519 | Skyhorse Pub Co Inc, April 1, 2008, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: With over 3,000 pieces of wit and wisdom from runners famous and humble, here is an important running resource and a great gift for any runner.

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Product Description: With updated facts, motivational quotes, and more than 150 tips based on the latest scientific information, this revised edition is the ultimate week-by-week training journal for runners of all abilities―from the top experts in the sportWith the imprimatur of the leading authority on running, the Runner's World Training Journal provides the perfect framework to help runners track a year's worth of runs and reach all of their goals―whether they seek better aerobic conditioning, weight loss, or world records...read more

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9781594865206 | Spi rev edition (Rodale Pr, September 19, 2006), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: With updated facts, motivational quotes, and more than 150 tips based on the latest scientific information, this revised edition is the ultimate week-by-week training journal for runners of all abilities―from the top experts in the sportWith the imprimatur of the leading authority on running, the Runner's World Training Journal provides the perfect framework to help runners track a year's worth of runs and reach all of their goals―whether they seek better aerobic conditioning, weight loss, or world records.

A comprehensive and authoritative handbook for novice runners guides the beginner through the fundamental techniques and equipment of the sport, covering such topics as selecting the right shoes, preventing injury, nutrition, training advice, and preparing for a race. Original. 25,000 first printing.

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9781594860225 | Rodale Pr, February 10, 2005, cover price $21.99 | About this edition: A handbook for novice runners guides the beginner through the fundamental techniques and equipment of the sport, covering such topics as selecting the right shoes, preventing injury, nutrition, training advice, and preparing for a race.

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Offers insights into all aspects of running, including diet, nutrition, injuries, weather, mental preparation, and marathons.

Hardcover:

9781579540388 | Reprint edition (Rodale Pr, June 1, 1999), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Offers insights into all aspects of running, including diet, nutrition, injuries, weather, mental preparation, and marathons

Paperback:

9781579547417 | Rodale Pr, April 1, 2003, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: Offers insights into all aspects of running, including diet, nutrition, injuries, weather, mental preparation, and marathons.

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Product Description: We've turned the top book on running into a handy Running Press Miniature Edition™! With tips from marathon runners and well know Olympians, this pocket-size reference provides easy-to-follow tips on getting started, picking the right shoes, how to train, where to train, how to prevent and cure common runners' ailments, and much more...read more
By Amby Burfoot (editor)

Hardcover:

9780762409846 | Min edition (Running Pr Book Pub, May 1, 2001), cover price $4.95 | About this edition: We've turned the top book on running into a handy Running Press Miniature Edition™!

Paperback:

9781579541866 | Rodale Pr, September 1, 1999, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Discusses nutrition, injury prevention, women's running, endurance, the mental side of running, cross-training, and the marathon

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Product Description: C ited by Runner’s World magazine as one of the best books ever written on running, The Runner’s Guide to the Meaning of Life reveals as much about reaching your full potential as it does about sport. Boston Marathon winner Amby Burfoot, one of running’s wisest voices, presents 15 life lessons about passion, courage, materialism, failure, and regeneration, all learned during his more than 35 years of experience in running...read more

Hardcover:

9781602391857 | Skyhorse Pub Co Inc, November 1, 2007, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: C ited by Runner’s World magazine as one of the best books ever written on running, The Runner’s Guide to the Meaning of Life reveals as much about reaching your full potential as it does about sport.
9781579542634 | Rodale Pr, April 1, 2000, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: "As runners, we all go through many transitions-- transitions that closely mimic the larger changes we experience in a lifetime.

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