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How to lose a marathon : a starter's guide to finishing in 26.2 chapters

Author: Joel H Cohen, (Television writer)
Publisher: New York : Abrams, 2017.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
A humorous guide to marathon training discusses the challenges of preparing for a distance race, debunks the myth of the runner's high, and conveys the misery of goal-setting.

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Genre/Form: Humor
Wit and humor
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joel H Cohen, (Television writer)
ISBN: 9781419724916 1419724916
OCLC Number: 981758215
Description: 175 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Honest self analysis --
Inspiration for perspiration (and expiration) --
Overthink and under run --
Run! --
I'm not them --
Your first first --
True confessions: why i did it --
Let's take this to the next illogical level --
Commit yourself to an institution --
Work out your wallet --
Train --
Train yourself to train better --
All about that pace --
Smart to finish --
Eat disgusting things --
Appreciate the good stuff --
Don't get hurt 2: the injuring --
The quest begins --
Teamwork make the dream work --
Survive the expo --
Marathon eve --
The longest journey begins with a single cab ride --
Marathon --
Come to terms with your failure --
World's shortest epilogue.
Responsibility: Joel H. Cohen.


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" If you've taken on a running challenge, see How to Lose a Marathon: A Starter's Guide to Finishing in 26.2 Chapters - the amusing new book from The Simpsons writer and producer, Joel Cohen. Through Read more...

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