Friday Four: Reading About Running — Marathon Edition

Revisiting this series for a special pre-BMO Vancouver Marathon edition of running related posts.

The Marathon, Dean Karnazes, Runner’s World
There is no luck involved in finishing the marathon.

The Long Run: What Runners Can Learn From Running, Competitor
Ultrarunning champion Scott Jurek shares the lessons he’s learned through the years.

Round-Number Times for Marathons, Runner’s World
Analysis of 9 million finishes shows we really care about dipping under arbitrary barriers.

Six tricks to achieving awesome marathon spectator status! Brian Webb
Whether or not you’re a runner yourself, you probably know someone who is a running a marathon this year.

About Yuri

I'm Yuri and I'm in a hurry to lose weight, get fit, and have fun doing it! This blog is a chronicle of a once fat guy's journey to fitness while training for a marathon—and beyond. You'll also find running-related gear review, links and inspiration.
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