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Running Books

Any books about running that we deem may be of interest / ‘running worthy’ to any avid runner will appear here. If you have any book recommendations, please feel free to use the form at the bottom of the page to send them to us.

Summary

Full of incredible characters, amazing athletic achievements, cutting-edge science, and, most of all, pure inspiration, Born to Run is an epic adventure that began with one simple question: Why does my foot hurt? In search of an answer, Christopher McDougall sets off to find a tribe of the world’s greatest distance runners and learn their secrets, and in the process…[…]

Author: Christopher McDougall

Summary

ONCE A RUNNER IS AN INSPIRING, FUNNY, AND SPOT-ON TALE of one man’s quest to become a champion. Originally self-published in 1978 and sold at road races out of the trunk of the author’s car, the book eventually found its way into the hands of high school, college, and postgraduate athletes all over the country. Reading it became a rite…[…]

Author: John L. Parker Jr.

Suggest a running book

Do you know of a running book that isn’t on this list but you think other runners would want to know about it?  If so, use the form below to suggest a running book and if it is deemed to be ‘running worthy’ we will be sure to add it.