Haile Gebrselassie

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Haile Gebrselassie The Greatest Runner Of All Time Meet the greatest runner of all time and learn about his life and training secrets.Discover the life story of the wonder runner from his childhood onwards; relive his two Olympic 10K victories as well as his Berlin Marathon world records.The life story of this exceptional, perennially smiling athlete is packed with training information, personal encounters and impressions from his beloved homeland that he represents all over the world as UN honorary ambassador.The author of this book has been meeting up with the world’s best marathon runner since 2005, following his world record runs at first hand and visiting him several times in Addis Ababa. He has traced his background, traveled the length and breadth of the African highlands, unearthed interesting Ethiopian running stories and with Haile Gebrsealssie’s help, got a school project in a remote village off the ground. In this second edition we discover the life story of a wonder runner from his childhood onwards, we relive his two Olympic 10K victories as well as his Berlin Marathon world records. The life story of this exceptional, perennially smiling athlete is packed with training information, personal encounters and impressions from his beloved homeland that he represents all over the world as UNO honorary ambassador.Klaus Weidt (Berlin, Germany) is a sport journalist and founder of the German running magazine

Additional information

Weight 0.98 oz
ISBN

1841263230

ISBN-13

9.78184E+12

Publisher

Meyer and Meyer

Date-Published

1/3/2011

Media

book

Format

Trade Paper

Size

6.5×9.5

Pages

288

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