After years of watching Kenyan athletes win the world's biggest long-distance races, the author sets out to discover what it was that made them so fast - and to see if he could keep up. He moved to Iten, Kenya, the running capital of the world, and started investigating. Was it running barefoot to school, the food, the altitude, or something else?
Based on the popular Facebook page, which regularly reaches over 500,000 people, The Rory's Stories Guide to the GAA covers it all: bleep tests; forty-way WhatsApp conversations; fair-weather Dub supporters; dirty corner-backs; prima donna corner forwards. Infinitely recognisable and laugh-out-loud funny, it's the perfect gift for GAA fans.
In this raw and surprisingly vulnerable account of his life in hurling, Davy Fitzgerald confronts his legacy, his fiery reputation and the most enduring controversies of his career, all the while considering the cost pursuit of victory has taken on himself and those closest to him.
A fully-illustrated pocket-sized guide to 75 of the greatest cars from all over the world, from Henry Ford's Model T to the late twentieth century, with stunning cut-out photographs, detailed annotations and specifications.
Officially licensed publication with Liverpool Football Club and UEFA Champions League. Full colour images, in-depth analysis and dramatic and evocative text. 2019 will forever be remembered as the year Liverpool Football Club firmly cemented itself as part of European royalty.