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The Competitive Runner's Handbook by Robert Glover

The Competitive Runner's Handbook


The Competitive Runner's Handbook by Robert Glover

In this completely revised and expanded edition of the must-have runner's reference book Bob Glover and Shelly-Ann Florence Glover outline everything you need to train successfully. From the official training program for the New York City Marathon to specific training programs for all levels of runners. Sections on how to prepare your own training schedules make this the definitive guide to training to compete as a runner.

About the Author

Bob Glover and Shelly-Lyn Florence Glover are acclaimed coaches and the authors of the bestselling RUNNER'S HANDBOOK and RUNNER'S TRAINING DIARY. They live in the USA.

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Publication date

1st April 1999


Robert Glover

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Penguin Books Ltd


788 pages


Marathon & cross-country running
Sports training & coaching



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