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Runner's World Complete Book of Women's Running : The Best Advice to Get Started, Stay Motivated, Lose

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Now with a fresh design and thoroughly updated information, Runner's World Complete Book of Women's Running is designed specifically to address the unique challenges and rewards the sport presents to the fastest growing segment of the market—women runners

More than 10 million women across the country now identify themselves as regular runners. In response to the dramatic increase in the number of women in the sport, Dagny Scott Barrios and the experts at Runner’s World have created this singular guide—now updated with 25 percent new material—where women will discover how to:

train for any race, from a 5K to a marathon
eat nutritiously and for maximum energy
lose weight permanently
deal with self-consciousness and body image
run during pregnancy and through menopause
choose the best clothes and accessories
run anywhere safely
prevent and treat injuries, especially those that women are most likely to encounter

With clear photographs, running sidebars, and testimonials from women runners of all ages and abilities, this comprehensive resource provides the most current practical advice available anywhere for women runners of all levels.
An updated guide specifically aimed at the growing population of women runners considers the challenges and problems faced by women when running, from clothing, injuries, safety, and nutrition to running during pregnancy and menopause, and includes expert advice on nutrition, weight loss, body image, and more for women of all fitness levels. Original.
Number of Pages: 324
Genre: Sports + Recreation
Sub-Genre: Running + Jogging
Format: Paperback
Publisher: St Martins Pr
Author: Dagny Scott Barrios
Language: English
Street Date: October 30, 2007
TCIN: 11775578
UPC: 9781594867583
Item Number (DPCI): 248-21-3990
$14.44
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