By Tom Derderian,Joan Benoit Samuelson,Bill Rodgers,Shalane Flanagan,Amby Burfoot

From operating legend Tom Derderian comes a finished examine some of the most storied and celebrated athletic occasions within the country, the Boston Marathon.

For greater than one hundred ten years, the race has been considered as one of many world’s nice racing traditions. From the slim beginning line on major highway, during the Screams Tunnel, earlier the coeds of Wellesley, and up the notorious Heartbreak Hill, Derderian chronicles the unforgettable passions, triumphs, and pitfalls of each race within the marathon’s storied heritage. The ebook additionally contains interviews and race recaps from marathoning greats equivalent to invoice Rodgers, Joan Benoit Samuelson, Meb Keflezighi, Uta Pippig, Alberto Salazar, Frank Shorter, Kara Goucher, Ryan corridor, Desiree Davila, Geoffrey Mutai, Robert Kipkoech Cheruiyot, and dozens more.

Complete with a couple of hundred pictures and effects from each year, Boston Marathon belongs at the shelf of each runner.

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