If you love a good sports biography, whether you are a runner or not, pick this up.
Even had I not known some of the particulars of Buddy's life, "A Cold, Clear Day" impressed me with a great sense of respect for Buddy as an athlete.
This book is a highly motivational book for anyone training to run a serious marathon yet it would be good for a beginning runner also.
I'm not sure exactly why I was expecting this book to disappoint me, but, thankfully, it surprised me and turned out to be a great read. Read morePublished 16 months ago by casey van maanen
What a great story about a man and his commitment to improve himself. It is a must read for anyone who calls themself a marathoner.Published on February 13, 2013 by Geoff Harrison
This book did exactly what I was hoping. It inspired me to get out there and train when I didn't always feel like it! Buddy was a classic overachiever!Published on February 3, 2013 by dorunrun
Bought this Biography on behalf of a friend who was taught PE by Buddy Edelen, I think in the '60s over here in England. Read morePublished on April 20, 2011 by Tatsfantasy