Download e-book for iPad: 50/50: Secrets I Learned Running 50 Marathons in 50 Days -- by Dean Karnazes

By Dean Karnazes

ISBN-10: 0446581836

ISBN-13: 9780446581837

Observe the secrets and techniques for great endurance-from one of many fittest males at the planet!

Dean Karnazes has run 350 non-stop miles via 3 sleepless nights, ordered pizza in the course of lengthy runs, and encouraged lovers internationally together with his adventures. So what does a man like this do while he desires to face the last word attempt of patience? He runs 50 marathons in 50 states-in 50 consecutive days.

With little greater than a highway map and a caravan choked with fellow runners and a devoted team, Dean trigger on a travel that took him via a volcanic canyon in Maui in excessive humidity and 88-degree warmth; to an elevation achieve of virtually 4,000 ft on the Tecumseh path Marathon in Bloomington, Indiana; to a severed moose leg stumbled on along an Anchorage, Alaska, path that pressured him to dash for safety.

Now during this heart-pounding publication, Dean unearths how he pulled off this unfathomable feat with a choice that confounded all actual boundaries. yet Dean is going past the tale of the persistence 50 marathons to proportion his helpful secrets and techniques and recommendation for athletes of all degrees. those are the information that stored Dean going through the 1,310 miles he coated and 160,000 energy he burned-while averaging sub-four-hour marathons and sometimes dozing fewer than 4 hours each one evening. how you can:
· get well extra quickly
· Adapt to severe conditions
· hinder muscle cramps and overheating
· speed your self if you happen to "hit the wall"
· remain motivated.

filled with useful suggestion and together with education regimens, 50/50 will encourage you it doesn't matter what your health target is, no matter if it's easily jogging round the block, working a 10K, or finishing yet one more Ironman.

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