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A book of walks

Author: Bruce Bochy
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Wellstone Books, [2015] ©2015
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Walking can do anyone good and Bruce Bochy knows that as well as anyone. As a Major League manager, he has one of the more stressful jobs imaginable. So what does he do to relax? He goes for long walks. Whenever possible, he takes long walks as a way to clear his head, calm his soul and give his body a workout. In this charming little volume, he shares his thoughts on walking in terms that can inspire everyone to  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bruce Bochy
ISBN: 0985419032 9780985419035
OCLC Number: 904460215
Description: 102 pages : illustrations ; 16 cm
Contents: A walk will do you good --
Taking my dog for a walk --
Back to the Pfister in Milwaukee after a tough road loss --
My wife and I, walking up the steps to Coit Tower --
Climing camelback to look down on the Arizona desert --
Walking from Ohio to Kentucky and back, over a historic suspension bridge --
In New York my wife and I spend hours in Central Park --
On my way to the ivy-covered walls: walking Chicago's lakefront trail --
My Everest: to the Golden Gate Bridge.
Responsibility: by Bruce Bochy.

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Walking can do anyone good and Bruce Bochy knows that as well as anyone. As a Major League manager, he has one of the more stressful jobs imaginable. So what does he do to relax? He goes for long walks. Whenever possible, he takes long walks as a way to clear his head, calm his soul and give his body a workout. In this charming little volume, he shares his thoughts on walking in terms that can inspire everyone to get out more often for a good walk, a great way to stay fit and healthy through the forties and fifties and beyond. Along the way he provides glimpses into his life and character that will delight his many fans. --Publisher's description.

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