Today We Die a Little! The Inimitable Emil Zatopek

Today We Die a Little! By Richard Askwith Today We Die a Little! tells the story of the greatest Olympic runner of all time. In 1952, Emil Zatopek stunned the world by dominating the 5,000m, the 10,000m and the marathon in Helsinki, Finland. He earned three gold medals in the space of nine days. Zatopek set […]

First Ladies of Running by Amby Burfoot

I was immediately interested in Amby Burfoot’s new book, First Ladies of Running. Let’s face it, I’m already half sold on any book that covers the sport I love. But, this book was special to me as a husband and father as well. My wife, Tina, is an accomplished marathoner.  Abigail runs cross-country and track […]