Best-selling novelist and non-fiction writer Lee Gruenfeld has been entertaining the triathlon world with hilarious essays, in-depth profiles and insightful observations for more than a decade. Now his best writings have been collected into a single volume, Stumbling Towards the Finish Line. This collections will let long-time fans relive their favorite pieces while introducing new readers to his unique voice. Anyone who likes sports – any sports – and great writing will love this assemblage of amusing, penetrating, and often totally off the wall observations.
Lee Gruenfeld was a partner in the international consulting firm Deloitte before chucking it all to become a full time writer. Since then he has written thirteen books, including noels, non-fiction and biographies, that have been published in a dozen countries and translated into eight languages. In addition to his Through the Eyes of Lee Gruenfeld column for Ironman.com, he has written feature pieces about triathlon for Competitor and Inside Triathlon magazines.
He has never done an Ironman®, never will, and believes that anyone who does should be committed to an asylum.