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Dr. George Sheehan is perhaps our most important philosopher of sport. (Sports Illustrated, 1978)
By publishing this 20th-anniversary edition of his signature work, the Sheehan family hopes to make George Sheehan's work available to all athletes. We encourage you to read his words, and we hope you find on its pages the inspiration to lead your own athletic journey that might help you become the person you were meant to be. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.See all Editorial Reviews
Written like a combination of narrative and a series of blog posts. Great insights into what motivates someone to run and what you get out of it. Read morePublished 27 days ago by Michael J. McGinniss
Easy to read was recommended by a friend and is exactly as was described, full of every day information.Published 5 months ago by Carol A. Rayfield
I first discovered this book over 30 years ago when I first became a runner. George was my guru, and I read him everyday. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Ray Zink
Bought this for my father who is a runner and 60. He'd heard of Sheehan over the years and always wanted to "Running & Being," but I think he decided this book was a... Read morePublished 6 months ago by MRC
Did not finish. Started OK, but then went into a frenzy of spirituality, christianity and more. Not inspiring at all.Published 9 months ago by Alf Kåre Lefdal
I read the reviews of this book both good and bad, and had to find out for myself despite the one star warnings. Read morePublished 9 months ago by Scotchridge
He was my running guru, my mentor (of sorts), and although I didn't know him personally, we did meet at Boston once and at Marine Corps another time. Read morePublished 9 months ago by Paul E. Mootz