Great book that has contributions from Dean and some of his closest friends. In his follow-up to the best-selling Ultra-Marathon Man, world-renowned ultra marathoner Dean Karnazes chronicles his unbelievable exploits and explorations in gripping detail; Karnazes runs for days on end without rest, across some of the 

Eat and Run

Scott Jurek’s book Eat and Run was a great read and shares a lot of Scott’s upbringing and it’s influence, as well as alternating chapters with plant based recipes. While many of us sit behind a desk for eight or nine hours a day, Scott 

Relentless Forward Progress

This is the first (and only) book I have found that stands as a complete guide to accomplishing an ultra… provided that you have opened your mind to the possibility.


This book follows Dean Karnazes through his journey to complete 50 marathons in 50 days in 50 states.

Ultramarathon Man

A personal favorite that inspired me to run my first 100 miler. Description from Reed Business Information: Many would see running a marathon as the pinnacle of their athletic career; thrill-seeker Karnazes didn’t just run a marathon, he ran the first marathon held at the 

Skip to content