50/50: Secrets I Learned Running 50 Marathons in 50 Days -- by Dean Karnazes

By Dean Karnazes

Dean Karnazes has run 350 non-stop miles via 3 sleepless nights, ordered pizza in the course of lengthy runs, and encouraged fanatics across the world along with his adventures. So what does a man like this do whilst he desires to face the final 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 full of fellow runners and a committed staff, 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 just about 4,000 toes on the Tecumseh path Marathon in Bloomington, Indiana; to a severed moose leg chanced on along an Anchorage, Alaska path that pressured him to dash for safety.

Now during this heart-pounding e-book, Dean unearths how he pulled off this unfathomable feat with a choice that rejected all actual boundaries. yet Dean is going past the tale of the persistence 50 marathons to percentage his worthy secrets and techniques and suggestion for athletes of all degrees. those are the ideas that saved Dean going through the 1,310 miles he lined and 160,000 energy he burned whereas averaging sub-four-hour marathons and infrequently slumbering fewer than 4 hours every one evening. tips on how to:

· get better extra quickly

· Adapt to severe conditions

· hinder muscle cramps and overheating

· velocity your self in the event you "hit the wall"

· remain motivated

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

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