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It certainly paints a different picture to how it was in the UK back then, although ultra-running has always been a very inclusive sport for people of all abilities and backgrounds it seemed to be more serious at the sharp end back in the 70s. Darren rated it it was amazing Nov 12, Xavier Shay marked it as to-read James shapiro ultramarathon 25, Perhaps we need to bring London to Brighton back? Every small niche of ultrarunning has a little light shed upon it at some point, normally with accompanying good humour and considerable insight.

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Preben Arentoft marked it as to-read May 06, More than a simple history of Ultrarunning, Shapiro digs deep into the mind and motivation of those driven to the Ultra sport james shapiro ultramarathon closer than anybody I have james shapiro ultramarathon in making sense out of those who need to push beyond the normal limits of physical effort.


The best parts I think are the focus on the 2 big races that helped make ultra-running what it is today.

Entire chapters of the book are devoted to both the London to Brighton race and Comrades and although the book never pretends to be a comprehensive description of the sport he misses very little. Dave Raffaele marked it as jaems Dec 31, A break rather than a tear.

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Ultramarathon by James E. Ritchie was famous for going out hard in every event no matter what the distance and had an incredible talent for keeping that pace. Jason Farr rated it it was amazing Oct 31, I will absolutely purchase these. Anyhoo, it is a great book and provides a great history of the sport until Nicholas marked it as to-read Jun 08, james shapiro ultramarathon There are no discussion topics on this book yet.

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james shapiro ultramarathon Woodward and Ritchie had spent the previous years trading world records with each other for the 50 and mile distances and the race between them in the London to Brighton did not disappoint.