Completely Satisfying, As Well Paced And Exhilarating As A Good Run The Boston Globe As A Boy, Adharanand Finn Was A Natural Runner, Imagining He Was One Of His Heroes The Kenyan Long Distance Runners Exploding Into Prominence As Olympic And World Champions But Those Childhood Dreams Slipped Away Until Suddenly, In His Mid Thirties, Finn Saw And Seized An Opportunity To Learn The Secrets Of The Fastest Runners On Earth Uprooting His Family Of Five, Finn Traveled To A Small, Chaotic Town In The Rift Valley Province Of Kenya A Mecca For Long Distance Runners Thanks To Its High Altitude, Endless Running Paths, And Some Of The Top Training Schools In The World There Finn Would Run Side By Side With Olympic Champions, Young Hopefuls, And Barefoot Schoolchildren, And Meet A Cast Of Unforgettable Characters Amid The Daily Challenges Of Training And Of Raising A Family Abroad, Finn Would Learn Invaluable Lessons About Running And About Life Running With The Kenyans Is Than One Man S Pursuit Of A Lifelong Dream It S A Fascinating Portrait Of A Magical Country And An Extraordinary People Seemingly Born To Run With A New Afterword By The Author Not Everyone Gets To Heaven In Their Lifetime Adharanand Finn Tried To Run There, And Succeeded Running With The Kenyans Is A Great Read Bernd Heinrich, Author Of Why We Run Part Scientific Study, Travel Memoir, And Tale Of Self Discovery, Finn S Journey Makes For A Smart And Entertaining Read Publishers Weekly A Hymn To The Spirit, To The Heartbreaking Beauty Of Tenacity, To The Joy Of MovementThe Plain Dealer
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- 304 pages
- Running with the Kenyans
- Adharanand Finn
- 20 August 2017 Adharanand Finn