My Year of Running Dangerously

My Year of Running Dangerously

A Dad, A Daughter, and A Ridiculous Plan

Book - 2015
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CNN correspondent Tom Foreman's remarkable journey from half-hearted couch potato to ultra-marathon runner, with four half-marathons, three marathons, and 2,000 miles of training in between; a poignant and warm-hearted tale of parenting, overcoming the challenges of age, and quiet triumph.
Publisher: New York :, Blue Rider Press,, [2015]
Description: 271 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Copyright Date: ©2015
ISBN: 9780399175473
Branch Call Number: 796.42092 For


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Dec 05, 2017

I loved this book. Running is so much more than the physical aspect. I was touched by his relationship with his daughters, the love of his wife and his KILLER mindset. His brother was such a huge support as well. Great read.

Feb 01, 2016

This was a fun and light read. Foreman captures the madness that can attend racing - especially endurance racing- but doesn't bog down in the seriousness of it all.

Jan 16, 2016

Great read. Thoroughly enjoyed this book. It was funny, heartfelt, inspiring, enjoyable. The author is witty and descriptive buy not overly so. I enjoyed the book and the journey that the author takes you on. Recommend everyone to pick it up and read.

JCLHopeH Nov 11, 2015

Tom Foreman's decades-long running hiatus ends when he accepts his daughter's invitation to do a marathon together, and after shaking some initial hesitation, Foreman goes all in. His witty account had me laughing out loud, and he offers some good life lessons along the way.


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Jul 21, 2016

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