If your goal is to do as many road races as you can plan for, to complete a half or full marathon in all 50 states, or to save money on endurance sports, then this book is for you.
"Serial Racing: Planning for and Affording a Lifetime of Endurance Events" is by Andrea Herrmann, who is the president of the 100 Half Marathons Club and a member of several racing clubs, including Endurance Sports Connection, Marathon Maniacs and Half Fanatics. She has twice completed the top level of the Half Fanatics- finishing 52 half marathons in 365 days. In this book, Andrea shares everything she has learned about saving money on road races and planning for dozens of events in a year.
Topics include: Finding and selecting races
• Saving on race registration fees, clothing and gear
• Earning rewards points for hotels and airfare
• Managing a busy race schedule
• Saving on hotels and accommodations
• Avoiding bad events
• Doing road races in consecutive days
• Making racing shoes and clothing last
• Fundraising for events
Andrea volunteers as the Director of Social Media, and as a chapter coordinator, for Medals4Mettle, an international nonprofit that collects earned donated finishers medals and presents them to children and adults fighting life-threatening illnesses.