skip to content
Can't swim, can't run, can't ride : from common man to ironman Preview this item
ClosePreview this item

Can't swim, can't run, can't ride : from common man to ironman

Author: Andy Holgate
Publisher: Studley : Know the Score!, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
This book follows Andy Holgateʼs epic journey from being an overweight librarian to an Ironman triathlete. Before he could even begin the rollercoaster ride which amassed more punctures than Andy cares to remember, this would-be Superman had first to buy a second hand bike and take swimming lessons. Along the way, he ended up in hospital, dealt with family crises, encountered crocodiles and deadly amoebas, and  Read more...
Getting this item's online copy... Getting this item's online copy...

Find a copy in the library

Getting this item's location and availability... Getting this item's location and availability...
Find it in libraries

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Andy Holgate
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Andy Holgate
ISBN: 9781848187436 1848187432
OCLC Number: 528411372
Description: pages cm
Responsibility: by Andy Holgate.

Abstract:

A 2.4-mile swim, a 112-mile bike ride and a 26.2-mile run make up the Ironman triathlon. So what possesses an overweight, thirty-something librarian who can't swim, doesn't own a bike and has two  Read more...
Retrieving notes about this item Retrieving notes about this item

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"A great book! Andrew Holgate claims he 'Can't Swim, Can't Ride, Can't Run', but he can certainly write. His book is filled with terrific lessons on living life to its fullest. I would argue that he Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(6)

User lists with this item (1)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.