"The author does not provide deeper insight into the nature of human endurance, but anyone dreaming of completing a triathlon or just seeking to get off the couch and into better shape will find inspiration here."
New York Times
reporter Steinberg (The Gatekeepers: Inside the Admissions Process of a Premier College
, 2002) tells the stories of six ordinary people's attempts to complete an Ironman triathlon.
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