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Iron War
  • Iron War

Iron War

Item #: VEL11536 Usually ships the next business day
Price: $18.99
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Iron War By Matt Fitzgerald is about the 1989 World Triathlon Championships. The 1989 Ironman® World Championship was the greatest race ever in endurance sports. In a spectacular duel that became known as the Iron War, the world's two strongest athletes raced side by side at world-record pace for a grueling 139 miles.

Driven by one of the fiercest rivalries in triathlon, Dave Scott and Mark Allen raced shoulder to shoulder through Ironman’s 2.4-mile swim, 112-mile bike race, and 26.2-mile marathon. After 8 punishing hours, both men would demolish the previous record—and cross the finish line a mere 58 seconds apart.

In his new book Iron War, sports journalist Matt Fitzgerald writes a riveting epic about how Allen and Scott drove themselves and each other through the most awe-inspiring race in sports history. Iron War goes beyond the pulse-pounding race story to offer a fascinating exploration of the lives of the world’s two toughest men and their unquenchable desire to succeed.

  • 6" x 9", 320 pp., $25.95, 978-1-934030-77-6

    Shipping Weight: 1.0 lb.

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    Iron War
    4 Stars based on 1 Review(s)
    Tuscaloosa, AL
    4 Stars
    I would recommend this item to a friend.

    A classic!
    January 30, 2015
    This is a must have for any aspiring ironman triathlete. And, if you weren't already, this will inspire you to become an ironman!

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