This book is a good source of basic information for beginners runners.
I recommend this book to anyone who needs to understand the basics of running, and for runners who are looking for a good read to motivate themselves to run.
Well worth the purchase and read, and good to keep around for idle re-reads (especially the bit on the Five Stages of Marathon Grief).
This book is a good source of basic information for beginners runners. For veterans runners, the humor makes it an enjoyable read though they won't learn much. Read morePublished 19 months ago by Shaun Irving
This book quite possibly reduced my IQ; it was so basically and moronic that I am ashamed to think that the editors of the fine publication, Runner's World, is associated with such... Read morePublished 21 months ago by Gordon Iwasaki
The Runner's Field Manual is a fantastic, humorous work designed for beginner runners. I found the work to be stress-relieving and fun to read. Read morePublished on May 14, 2012 by darkmm10
I'll admit right up front that I am a fan of the author of this book, Mark Remy. He's the Executive Editor of RunnersWorld.com and a very funny fellow. Read morePublished on March 23, 2012 by Paul M. Molnar
Remy has a knack for sucking the reader into his writing - be it his daily blog at Runner's World or one of his witty, yet informative, books. Read morePublished on December 17, 2011 by S. Sharp