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The Resource The pursuit of endurance : harnessing the record-breaking power of strength and resilience, Jennifer Pharr Davis

The pursuit of endurance : harnessing the record-breaking power of strength and resilience, Jennifer Pharr Davis

Label
The pursuit of endurance : harnessing the record-breaking power of strength and resilience
Title
The pursuit of endurance
Title remainder
harnessing the record-breaking power of strength and resilience
Statement of responsibility
Jennifer Pharr Davis
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Jennifer Pharr Davis, a record holder of the FKT (fastest known time) on the Appalachian Trail, reveals the secrets and habits behind endurance as she chronicles her incredible accomplishments in the world of long-distance hiking, backpacking, and trail running. With a storyteller's ear for fascinating detail and description, Davis takes readers along as she trains and sets her record, analyzing and trail-testing the theories and methodologies espoused by her star-studded roster of mentors. She distills complex rituals and histories into easy-to-understand tips and action items that will help you take perseverance to the next level. The Pursuit of Endurance empowers readers to unlock phenomenal endurance and leverage newfound grit to achieve personal bests in everything from sports and family to the boardroom."--Jacket flap
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Davis, Jennifer Pharr
Dewey number
796.51
Index
no index present
LC call number
GV199.5
LC item number
.D39 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hiking
  • Endurance sports
  • Athletes
Target audience
adult
Label
The pursuit of endurance : harnessing the record-breaking power of strength and resilience, Jennifer Pharr Davis
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 307)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A wild river man -- A trail of endurance -- The mainstream masochist -- The self-taught -- The psychology of endurance -- An unapologetic American male -- Wife, mother, record setter -- The science of endurance -- A woman rewriting the rules -- The genuine celebrity -- The future of endurance
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
305 pages
Isbn
9780735221895
Lccn
2018013087
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)on1029770354
  • (OCoLC)1029770354
Label
The pursuit of endurance : harnessing the record-breaking power of strength and resilience, Jennifer Pharr Davis
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 307)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A wild river man -- A trail of endurance -- The mainstream masochist -- The self-taught -- The psychology of endurance -- An unapologetic American male -- Wife, mother, record setter -- The science of endurance -- A woman rewriting the rules -- The genuine celebrity -- The future of endurance
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
305 pages
Isbn
9780735221895
Lccn
2018013087
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)on1029770354
  • (OCoLC)1029770354

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