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North : finding my way while running the appalachian trail

Author: Scott Jurek; Jenny Jurek
Publisher: New York, NY : Little, Brown and Company, 2018.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Scott Jurek, world's best known and most beloved ultrarunners, recounts his 2015 journey to discover something new about himself through a wholly unique challenge: breaking the speed record for the Appalachian Trail. Filled with Jurek's unique insights into running, as well as fascinating facts about the people, places, and history of the Appalachian Trail, this book will delight runners and non-runners alike,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Autobiographies
Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
JUREK, SCOTT.
NORTH.
[Place of publication not identified] : LITTLE, BROWN, 2017
(OCoLC)973158066
Named Person: Scott Jurek; Scott Jurek
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Scott Jurek; Jenny Jurek
ISBN: 9780316510202 0316510203 9780316433785 0316433780
OCLC Number: 1029872717
Description: 1 online resource : illustrations.
Contents: Cover; Title; Copyright; Table of Contents; Dedication; Epigraph; Prologue; Chapter 1: Give and Take; Deep South; Chapter 2: Live What You Love; Chapter 3: Wabi Sabi Masterpiece; Chapter 4: This Is Who I Am, This Is What I Do; Chapter 5: Never Bet Against the Champ; Virginia; Chapter 6: It Never Always Gets Worse; Chapter 7: Southern Hospitality; Chapter 8: Nickels and Dimes; Mid-Atlantic; Chapter 9: Rocksylvania; Chapter 10: Running Through the Sticks with My Woes; New England; Chapter 11: Nasty; Chapter 12: Vermud; Chapter 13: Special Forces; Maine; Chapter 14: Dancing with the Genie Chapter 15: The Hundred-Mile NightmareChapter 16: Down to the Wire; Chapter 17: The Greatest Mountain; Epilogue; Acknowledgments; About the Author; Photos; Newsletter
Responsibility: Scott Jurek with Jenny Jurek.

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Scott Jurek, world's best known and most beloved ultrarunners, recounts his 2015 journey to discover something new about himself through a wholly unique challenge: breaking the speed record for the Appalachian Trail. Filled with Jurek's unique insights into running, as well as fascinating facts about the people, places, and history of the Appalachian Trail, this book will delight runners and non-runners alike, inspiring all readers to keep striving for their personal best. Print run 150,000.

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