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Swim, Bike, Run Our Triathlon Story by Alistair Brownlee, Jonathan Brownlee
  

Swim, Bike, Run Our Triathlon Story

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A chance to read the extraordinary story of the Brownlee brothers, Alistair and Jonathan, who spectacularly achieved Olympic success in 2012, winning gold and bronze in the triathlon event. Readers fired up by the Brownlee success can also use their training tips and guide to get started in triathlon.

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Swim, Bike, Run Our Triathlon Story by Alistair Brownlee, Jonathan Brownlee

Swim, Bike, Run - The ultimate guide to triathlon by Olympics heroes Alistair and Jonathan Brownlee A Number One Bestseller. This is the story of how two skinny lads from west Yorkshire became the best triathletes in the world. Meet the Brownlees: Olympic Champion Alistair, World Champion Jonny. Brothers, training partners, rivals. They have obliterated the competition and set new standards for swimming, biking and running. In this revealing, often very funny book they take us inside their world. It's both a riveting story of the races, the success and the brotherly rivalry, as well as a guide to triathlon with sections on how to swim, bike and run and packed with advice on nutrition, injury, and mental approach. This book will appeal to readers of cycling and running books like Mark Cavendish's Boy Racer and Running with the Kenyans, as well as fans of Chrissie Wellington's A Life Without Limits and Andy Beckett's Can't Swim, Can't Bike, Can't Run. Sport has two new heroes: a couple of nice lads from Yorkshire . (The Times). Alistair Brownlee, 24, is a British triathlete from Yorkshire. He is the reigning Olympic champion, a back-to-back European champion and a two-time World champion. Jonathan Brownlee, 22, is also a British triathlete from Yorkshire. He is the reigning World Champion, a two-time World Sprint champion and an Olympic bronze medalist.

Reviews

Maybe their [Olympic] achievement was the greatest of all. Swim, Bike, Run is an absorbing account of this punishing sport for both aspiring participants and armchair masochists alike - Daily Mail

Sport has two new heroes: a couple of nice lads from Yorkshire - The Times

About the Author

Alistair Brownlee, 24, is a British triathlete from Yorkshire. He is the reigning Olympic champion, a back-to-back European champion and a two-time World champion. Jonathan Brownlee, 22, is also a British triathlete from Yorkshire. He is a World Champion, a two-time World Sprint champion and Olympic bronze medalist.

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Publication date

22nd May 2014

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Alistair Brownlee, Jonathan Brownlee

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Publisher

Penguin Books Ltd

Format

Paperback
256 pages

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Multidiscipline sports
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ISBN

9780241965849

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