Second Wind

Second Wind

The Rise of the Ageless Athlete

Book - 2009
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Meet and learn why older men and women are passionate about fitness and athletics:

-Don McNelly has completed more than 150 marathons after the age of 80.

-Philippa Raschker has dedicated her life to track and was edged out for the Sullivan Award by swimmer Michael Phelps.

-Clarence Bass, in his 70s, has the polished physique of a man 50 years younger.
Second Wind: The Rise of the Ageless Athlete is an absorbing account of a growing subculture of Americans who are challenging the notion of what it means to grow old.
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Publisher: Champaign, Ill. : Human Kinetics, c2009
ISBN: 9780736074919
Branch Call Number: 796.0846 BER NVD
Characteristics: ix, 203 p. : ill. ; 26 cm
Alternative Title: 2nd wind


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