By Alastair Aitken
The Book Guild Ltd.
224 pages, illustrated
$24.50 paper original
OUT OF PRINT
Published to coincide with sporting legend Haile Gebrselassie running in the 2002 London Marathon, Alastair Aitken's latest collection, Athletics Enigmas, brings together the extremes of the athletics world: those star professionals whose names are familiar to us all and the ordinary club runners who are largely unsung. The book examines the worlds of track and field athletics, cross-country running, veteran and ultra-distance running.
About the author:
Alastair Aitken has extensive personal experience as a marathon runner. He ran the first 19 London Marathons and has been an accredited journalist at many major athletics meetings. He currently writes for Athletics Weekly.
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