Run Anyway: How the Boston Bombing Led Me to the Mountains of Guatemala

Run Anyway: How the Boston Bombing Led Me to the Mountains of Guatemala

by Lance Svendsen

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Overview

In 2012, Lance Svendsen, a 27 year old youth pastor, finds himself on an amazing running journey. Originally motivated by the death of his uncle, it begins when the NYC Marathon is cancelled and a group of friends decide they are going to finish what they had trained to do. They complete the marathon without water stations, medals, fanfare, or even a designated course. Lance's journey continues when he is entered into the Boston Marathon just a few months later, which ended with him witnessing the terrorist bombing at the finish line. What follows is a 50 mile ultra-marathon, and then a most rewarding trip into the mountains of Guatemala, where Lance finds himself carrying out sick children from a place where there was only one way to reach them - on foot. Run Anyway tells the refreshingly funny and inspirational story of a group of friends who knew they had to finish what they started.


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781478793724
Publisher: Outskirts Press, Inc.
Publication date: 02/24/2021
Pages: 230
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.48(d)

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