Overview:The Way of the Runner: A journey into the obsessive world of Japanese running - Welcome to Japan, the most running-obsessed nation on earth, where: a long-distance relay race is the country's biggest annual sporting event; companies sponsor their own running teams, paying the athletes like employees; and marathon monks run a thousand marathons in a thousand days to reach spiritual enlightenment. Adharanand Finn - award-winning author of Running with the Kenyans- moved to Japan to discover more about this unique running culture andwhat it might teach us about the sport and about Japan. As an amateurrunner about to turn forty, he also hoped find out whether the Japaneseapproach to training might help him keep improving. What he learned -about competition, about team work, about beating your personal bests,about form and about himself - will fascinate anyone who is keen toexplore why we run, and how we might do it better.

This book is on page /0fb06c92acf561788291222b8bb2eff7/book/1603725644-9780571303175. It was written by the following authors: Adharanand Finn. Book The Way of the Runner: A journey into the obsessive world of Japanese running, which can be read online, published by the company: Faber & Faber. Other books on similar topics can be found in sections: Travel, Sports Books, Maps. The book was published on 2016-04-07 00:00:00. It has 352 pages and is published in Paperback format and weight 284 g. File for download The Way of the Runner: A journey into the obsessive world of Japanese running has PDF format and is called the-way-of-the-runner-a-journey-into-the-obsessive-world-of-japanese-running.pdf. Other books you can download below. Our poumm.fr site is not responsible for the content of PDF files.


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