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On the Run

Whether you are a seasoned marathoner or new to running, you will enjoy listening to all of these inspirational audiobooks. While on the treadmill or stretching after a run, this playlist is sure to get you pumped and ready to run!

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Born to Run

A Hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen

By Christopher McDougall
Narrated by: Fred Sanders
Length: 11 hours 6 minutes

Full of incredible characters, amazing athletic achievements, cutting-edge science, and, most of all, pure inspiration, Born to Run is an epic adventure that began with one simple question: Why does my foot hurt? In search of an answer, Christopher McDougall sets off to find a tribe of the world’s greatest distance runners and learn their... Read more »

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Ultramarathon Man

Confessions of an All-Night Runner

By Dean Karnazes
Narrated by: James Yaegashi
Length: 6 hours 58 minutes

Karnazes reveals the mind-boggling adventures of his nonstop treks through the hell of Death Valley, the incomprehensible frigidity of the South Pole, and the breathtaking beauty of the mountains and canyons of the Sierra Nevada. Read more »

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The Elements of Effort

Reflections on the Art and Science of Running

By John Jerome
Narrated by: L.J. Ganser
Length: 4 hours 10 minutes

In this engaging collection of essays, author and athlete John Jerome celebrates the simplicity and freedom of running. With contagious passion, he strips away fads and myths to offer basic guidelines for participants, from beginning joggers to those preparing for marathons. For years Jerome recorded his thoughts and experiences during his daily... Read more »

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A Life Without Limits

A World Champion's Journey

By Chrissie Wellington
Narrated by: Polly Lee & Chrissie Wellington
Length: 9 hours 54 minutes

In 2007, Chrissie Wellington shocked the triathlon world by winning the Ironman World Championships in Hawaii. As a newcomer to the sport and a complete unknown to the press, Chrissie's win shook up the sport. A LIFE WITHOUT LIMITS is the story of her rise to the top, a journey that has taken her around the world, from a childhood in England, to... Read more »

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The Long Run

One Man's Attempt to Regain his Athletic Career-and His Life-by Running the New York City Marathon

By Matthew Long & Charles Butler
Narrated by: Matthew Del Negro
Length: 8 hours 39 minutes

On the morning of December 22, 2005, New York City firefighter Matt Long was cycling to work when he was struck by and sucked under a 20-ton bus making an illegal turn. The injuries he sustained pushed him within inches of death. Miraculously, after five months in the hospital and more than 40 operations, Matt was able to start his recovery. In... Read more »

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The New Rules Running

Five Steps to Run Faster and Longer for Life

By David Allen
Length: 7 hours 33 minutes

The ultimate guide to injury-free running and racing, from renowned sports medicine specialist Vijay Vad with training schedules designed by coach and 2-time NYC Marathon Champion Tom Fleming Whether you’re learning to run, trying to lower your Personal Record, recovering from injury, or just getting in shape, The New Rules of Running will... Read more »

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The Running Revolution

How to Run Faster, Farther, and Injury-Free—for Life

By Nicholas Romanov & Kurt Brungardt
Narrated by: L.J. Ganser
Length: 4 hours 38 minutes

The first in-depth manual to teach runners of all levels how to change their running style safely, intelligently, and efficiently. Read more »

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Running Like a Girl

Notes on Learning to Run

By Alexandra Heminsley
Narrated by: Elizabeth Sastre
Length: 6 hours 9 minutes

Until five years ago, Alexandra Heminsley was decidedly not a runner. Nor was she athletic in any sense of the word. She was an ordinary, curvy woman who was convinced that sports of any kind, especially running, were beyond her. But she' s made running part of her life, and gets to reap the rewards: not just the obvious things, like a touch of... Read more »

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