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Running Hot : The Lisa Tamati Story - Lisa Tamati

Running Hot

The Lisa Tamati Story


Published: 16th December 2012
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The Badwater Ultramarathon through California's Death Valley is one of the world's toughest races. Lisa Tamati was the first New Zealand woman to compete in the race alongside such legends of the sport as Dean Karnazes and David Goggins. But Lisa's story is so much more than that one race. At the age of 19 she suffered a crippling back injury and was told she should give up running. She took that as a challenge and, with her Austrian boyfriend, went on to run, walk, bike, and paddle her way across thousands of??miles of Europe, Scandinavia, and Africa before taking on the ultimate challenge???an unassisted crossing of the Libyan Desert. What happened in that desert would change the course of Lisa's life and instill in her a love of desert running. Running Hot is a story of a life lived to the max???a story of challenges, setbacks, heartbreaks, and triumph.

ISBN: 9781741768930
ISBN-10: 1741768934
Format: ePUB
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 256
Published: 16th December 2012
Edition Number: 1