Why We Run: A story of obsession, Robin Harvie
Robin Harvie was a fairly ordinary runner. He ran his first marathon after a bet. Then he found that although he couldn’t run fast, he could run long distances—very long. A casual hobby turned into a 120-miles-a-week obsession, and a training route along the River Thames morphed into a promise to himself that he would tackle the oldest and toughest footrace on earth: the Spartathlon from Athens to Sparta.
'A Memoir for anyone who has dreamed about reaching the outer limits of what they're capable of' - Indepandent on Sunday
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