Relentless Forward Progress: A Guide to Running Ultramarathons


Breakaway Books - By its conclusion, this encyclopedic volume prepares runners for going farther than they have ever gone before and, in the process, shows them that they are capable of the "impossible. Used book in Good Condition. Powell covers every aspect of training for and racing ultra distances. Marathons have become too easy for some runners.

Along the way, and david horton, dave mackey, including Geoff Roes, Krissy Moehl, Michael Wardian, more than a dozen elites and experts, provide invaluable advice on running ultramarathons. But to date, there has been no practical guide to ultramarathoning. The number of ultrarunners--those running distances of 50k 31 miles, 100k 62 miles, 50 miles, or 100 miles--is growing astronomically each year.

Relentless Forward Progress: A Guide to Running Ultramarathons - What was once the pinnacle of achievement in a runner's life is now a stepping stone for extraordinary adventure in ultramarathoning. Dean karnazes' ultramarathon man and Chris McDougall's Born to Run have inspired tens of thousands to try these seemingly superhuman distances. Now, bryon powell has written Relentless Forward Progress, the first how-to manual for aspiring ultrarunners.

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Hal Koerner's Field Guide to Ultrarunning: Training for an Ultramarathon, from 50K to 100 Miles and Beyond


VeloPress - Ultramarathons don't leave much room for mistakes. Don't learn the hard way: get a jump on training for an ultramarathon with Hal Koerner's Field Guide to Ultrarunning, a comprehensive handbook to running 30 to 100 miles and beyond, written by one of the most experienced and recognized athletes in the sport.

Hal koerner is among America's best ultrarunners with podium results in more than 90 ultramarathons. In his smart, down-to-earth handbook, Koerner shares hard-earned wisdom, field-tested habits, and insider tips to help you prepare for your ultra. You'll find guidance on exactly what you need to know to prepare for ultramarathon, storms, and heatrace-day game planscrew and pacer tipsmental strategies to get you to the finish lineThe guide offers three detailed training plans to prepare for 50K, 50-mile to 100K, including:best gear for ultrarunningfueling and hydration guidelineschoosing an ultratrail-running techniquefirst-aid advicebeating altitude, and 100-mile ultramarathons.

Hal Koerner's Field Guide to Ultrarunning: Training for an Ultramarathon, from 50K to 100 Miles and Beyond - Start your ultra with confidence and finish it strong with Hal Koerner's Field Guide to Ultrarunning! Hal koerner's Gd: Ultrarunning.

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Running Your First Ultra: Customizable Training Plans for Your First 50K to 100-mile Race


Page Street Publishing - With moehl, you will find all the resources and encouragement you need to succeed in challenging your mind and body with an ultramarathon! Hal koerner's Gd: Ultrarunning. Her commitment to growing the sport and passion for coaching others running their first is evident in the care she's taken to create detailed plans and lifestyle adjustments.

Her experience translates into the most effective and easy-to-follow training method, broken down into phases to help all runners take it to the next level and accomplish their goals. Photography by fredrik marmsatertake your training to new heights with This One-Stop Manual on UltrasWith fifteen years running and competing around the world under her belt, Krissy Moehl is a top female ultramarathon runner, respected by her peers and an inspiration to runners everywhere.

Running Your First Ultra: Customizable Training Plans for Your First 50K to 100-mile Race - Between moehl's positive and encouraging attitude and her deep knowledge and enthusiasm for the sport, there's no one better to prepare and train you for your first ultra and beyond! Moehl will become your guide to completing a 50K, 50-mile or 100-mile race. She shares her love of the sport by providing helpful tips, bonus content and personal stories.

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Training Essentials for Ultrarunning: How to Train Smarter, Race Faster, and Maximize Your Ultramarathon Performance


VeloPress - When elite ultrarunners have a need for speed, they turn to coach Jason Koop. Ultramarathoners have traditionally piled on the miles or tried an approach that worked for a friend. Ultramarathons including american river 50, lake sonoma 50, hardrock 100, vermont 100, Wasatch 100, Badwater 135, JFK 50, Leadville 100, Javelina 100, and Western States 100.

How to achieve your goal, whether it’s finishing or winning. A revolution is coming to ultrarunning as ultramarathoners shed old habits and embrace the smarter methods that science and experience show are better. Packed with practical advice and vetted training methods, Training Essentials for Ultrarunning is the new, must-have resource for first-timers and ultramarathon veterans.

Training Essentials for Ultrarunning: How to Train Smarter, Race Faster, and Maximize Your Ultramarathon Performance - Runners using training essentials for Ultrarunning will gain much more than Koop’s training approach:· The science behind ultramarathon performance. Common ultramarathon failure points and how to solve them. How to use interval training to focus workouts, make gains, reduce injuries, and race faster. Simple, effective fueling and hydration strategies.

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Fixing Your Feet: Injury Prevention and Treatments for Athletes


Wilderness Press - If it can happen to a foot, it's covered in this book. Don't wait until foot pain cramps your speed, and style- learn the basics and finer points of foot care now. It contains new information about blister formation and introduces the concept of shear, which in turn, changes the way we look at blister prevention and treatment.

This comprehensive resources covers the full gamut of footwear basics, prevention, and treatments. Foot pain and injuries can thwart even the most experienced athletes. Foot expert and ultrarunner John Vonhof. When your feet hit the trail, strength, or ball court, asphalt, they take a beating with every step.

Fixing Your Feet: Injury Prevention and Treatments for Athletes - VeloPress. Foot expert and ultra runner john vonhof discredits the conventional wisdom of 'no pain, no gain, biomechanics, ' teaching instead how the interplay of anatomy, and footwear can lead to happy or hurting feet. Hal koerner's Gd: Ultrarunning. With a focus on individual and team care, the 6th edition of Fixing Your Feet covers all that any active person needs to know to find out what works now and also hundreds of miles down the road.

This sixth edition has an important new chapter, Blister Prevention – A New Paradigm.

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Eat and Run: My Unlikely Journey to Ultramarathon Greatness


Mariner Books - VeloPress. Full of stories of competition as well as science and practical advice—including his own recipes—Eat and Run will motivate readers and expand their food horizons. Don't wait until foot pain cramps your speed, and style- learn the basics and finer points of foot care now. In pursuing the mental side of endurance, Jurek uncovers the most important secrets any runner can learn.

Amby burfoot, author of the runner’s guide to the Meaning of LifeFor nearly two decades, Scott Jurek has been a dominant force—and darling—in the grueling and growing sport of ultrarunning. Foot expert and ultrarunner John Vonhof. Eat and run my Unlikely Journey to Ultramarathon Greatness. From his midwestern childhood hunting, and cooking for his meat-and-potatoes family to his slow transition to ultrarunning and veganism, fishing, Scott’s story shows the power of an iron will and blows apart the stereotypes of what athletes should eat to fuel optimal performance.

Eat and Run: My Unlikely Journey to Ultramarathon Greatness - Jurek’s story and ideas should easily manage to speak to and cheer on anyone seeking to live life as fully as possible. Denver post“a shockingly honest, revealing, and inspiring memoir. Trail runner Hal koerner's Gd: Ultrarunning. Until recently he held the american 24-hour record and he was one of the elite runners profiled in the runaway bestseller Born to Run.

In eat and run, jurek opens up about his life and career as a champion athlete with a plant-based diet and inspires runners at every level.

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Nowhere Near First: Ultramarathon Adventures From The Back Of The Pack


CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform - When your feet hit the trail, or ball court, asphalt, strength, they take a beating with every step. Long before cory reese strapped on his first pair of running shoes, he learned the key to being a successful ultrarunner: He knew how to suffer. Not only does cory’s entertaining and powerful writing allow readers a unique perspective into the challenges and rewards of running, but it also inspires each of us to turn tragedy into triumph.

Reese’s story is must-read for people looking to find meaning and purpose in modern-day society. Karl hoagland, publisher, ultrarunning Magazine “Cory has penned a very personal account of overcoming hardship in his personal and athletic life. Nowhere near first tells his story of perseverance and survival in a vivid, down and dirty way that peaks with his extraordinarily positive way of looking at life.

Nowhere Near First: Ultramarathon Adventures From The Back Of The Pack - Marshall ulrich, author of running on empty: an ultramarathoner’s Story of Love, Loss, and a Record-Setting Run Across America Hal koerner's Gd: Ultrarunning. Regardless of the title, this book’s a winner!”
 ~ dean karnazes, nowhere near First, author of Ultramarathon Man: Confessions of an All-Night Runner “Cory Reese’s book, is an immensely entertaining and profoundly educational story about overcoming challenges to forge a meaningful life.

VeloPress. Don't wait until foot pain cramps your speed, and style- learn the basics and finer points of foot care now. In “nowhere near first, ” cory shares his deeply personal story about experiencing his father’s suicide at a young age, and how this led to a career in endurance running and a desire to live life to the fullest.

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Ultramarathon Man: Confessions of an All-Night Runner


TarcherPerigee - When your feet hit the trail, asphalt, or ball court, strength, they take a beating with every step. Ultramarathon man answers the questions karnazes is continually asked: - why do you do it?- How do you do it?- Are you insane? And in the new paperback edition, Karnazes answers the two questions he was most asked on his book tour: - What, exactly, do you eat?- How do you train to stay in such good shape? Hal koerner's Gd: Ultrarunning.

. Foot expert and ultrarunner John Vonhof. Eat and run my Unlikely Journey to Ultramarathon Greatness. VeloPress. With an insight, and humor rarely seen in sports memoirs and written without the aid of a ghostwriter or cowriter, Ultramarathon Man has inspired tens of thousands of people-nonrunners and runners alike-to push themselves beyond their comfort zones and be reminded of "what it feels like to be truly alive, " says Sam Fussell, candor, author of Muscle.

Ultramarathon Man: Confessions of an All-Night Runner - He has run over mountains, across Death Valley, and to the South Pole-and is probably the first person to eat an entire pizza while running. Nowhere near first Ultramarathon Adventures from the Back of the Pack. Ultramarathon Man Confessions of an All Night Runner. Don't wait until foot pain cramps your speed, and style- learn the basics and finer points of foot care now.

In one of his most ambitious physical efforts to date, Dean Karnazes attempted to run 50 marathons, in 50 states, in 50 days to raise awareness of youth obesity and urge Americans of all fitness levels to "take that next step. Ultramarathon man: 50 marathons - 50 states - 50 Days", a Journeyfilm documentary, follows Dean’s incredible step-by-step journey across the country.

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Reborn on the Run: My Journey from Addiction to Ultramarathons


Skyhorse - VeloPress. Nowhere near first Ultramarathon Adventures from the Back of the Pack. Catra is the first american woman to run over one hundred miles or more on more than one hundred occasions and the first to run one hundred and two hundred miles in the Ohlone Wilderness, and she holds the fastest known double time for the 425-miles long John Muir Trail, completing it in twelve days, four hours, and fifty-seven minutes.

Aside from her rock star looks, Catra Corbett is a standout in the running world on her accomplishments alone. Along the way she attempts suicide, meets lifelong friends including her running partner and dachshund TruMan, falls in love, has her heartbroken, loses loved ones, and finally faces the past that led to her addiction.

Reborn on the Run: My Journey from Addiction to Ultramarathons - Foot expert and ultrarunner John Vonhof. Eat and run my Unlikely Journey to Ultramarathon Greatness. Don't wait until foot pain cramps your speed, and style- learn the basics and finer points of foot care now. She gives up drugs and moves back home with her mother, abandoning her friends, her boyfriend, and the lifestyle that she came to depend on.

In reborn on the run, and nearly dies on a training run but continues on, the reader keeps pace with Catra as she runs through difficult terrain and extreme weather, is stalked by animals in the wilderness, smashing running records and becoming one of the world's best ultrarunners. And, unbelievably, she's also a former meth addict.

Ultramarathon Man Confessions of an All Night Runner.

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Ultra Marathon Training


Meyer & Meyer Fachverlag und Buchhandel GmbH - They are given information on correct nutrition, orthopedic problems, typical injuries and even mental training, thus providing an optimal preparation for successful ultra running. They are shown that the training required is also possible for interested Marathon runners, and is not so very different from good Marathon training.

When your feet hit the trail, asphalt, strength, or ball court, they take a beating with every step. Hal koerner's Gd: Ultrarunning. Used book in Good Condition. The book ends with tips on equipment, a bibliography and useful internet links. Runners are provided with plans for 50km 100km, 24hr and multi-day races and shown how to achieve these performances.

Ultra Marathon Training - Nowhere near first Ultramarathon Adventures from the Back of the Pack. Ultramarathon Man Confessions of an All Night Runner. As well as these training aspects, the book also gives an understanding of the fascination of this sport, bringing the scene to life with brief biographies of 10 top runners as well as selected running anecdotes.

Don't wait until foot pain cramps your speed, and style- learn the basics and finer points of foot care now. The main section of the book gives fun runners and ambitious runners alike a knowledgeable introduction, enabling them to draw up a structured training plan for the ultra distances. Foot expert and ultrarunner John Vonhof.

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Tailwind Nutrition - 7 Stickpack Set by Tailwind Nutrition


Tailwind Nutrition - Tailwind mixes clear with no artificial ingredients and is hydration-pack friendly, making cleaning easy without leaving any residue. The 7 pack assortment pack is a great way to try all 7 Tailwind flavors. Used book in Good Condition. You won't find any artificial colors, or preservatives. Bottle friendly: no residue, no gunk, no science experiments in your hydration bladder.

VeloPress. When your feet hit the trail, asphalt, strength, or ball court, they take a beating with every step. Tailwind endurance fuel was created by endurance athletes in Durango, CO to overcome the nutrition problems faced by endurance athletes. All you need, all day. Really. All-in-one fuel: ditch the gels, bars, and electrolyte needs, hydration, chews, and pills and go all day with just Tailwind.

Tailwind Nutrition - 7 Stickpack Set by Tailwind Nutrition - Ultramarathon Man Confessions of an All Night Runner. Tailwind mixes up crystal clear and rinses quickly and easily. Tailwind mixes with water to meet your calorie, no matter how big a day's in front of you. No gut bombs: sipping tailwind provides steady, small doses of fuel that pass right through the stomach.

Ingredients: non-gmo dextrose glucose, organic flavor, sodium citrate, non-gmo sucrose, magnesium Citrate, Potassium Chloride, Organic Caffeine Caffeinated flavors only Non-GMO, Calcium Carbonate, Sea Salt, Citric Acid, gluten-free/vegan/no soy/no dairy Hal koerner's Gd: Ultrarunning.

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