Lucky Legs: What I've Learned About Winning and Losing

Author(s): Steve Gurney

Sports & Athletics

Steve Gurney is an exceptional athlete. He has been in 19 of the epic Coast to Coast races in a row, and he has won nine of them. He has represented New Zealand twice at the World Mountain Bike champs and has spent a lot of time adventure racing in far flung jungles, caves, mountains and deserts. Steve says people joke about his "Lucky legs" ..."lucky they don't snap off and poke up your bum!". He's got bandy legs, he's short and he's not physically talented or gifted as an athlete. He is however ultra-fit but anyone can do that, or so he says. This is a motivational, funny, frank autobiography covering Steve's multisport career and his life in general. It's aimed at: Business/sports people wanting to know keys to success; People interested in mental health issues; People who want to be inspired/get motivated; Driven people who want to understand themselves better.

Product Information

Steve Gurney won the gruelling Coast to Coast 9 times.

General Fields

  • : 9781869790608
  • : Random House New Zealand Ltd
  • : Random House New Zealand Ltd
  • : October 2008
  • : 230x150mm
  • : New Zealand
  • : October 2008
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Steve Gurney
  • : Paperback
  • : 796.092
  • : 335pp
  • : Biography & autobiography: sport; Marathon running; Cross-country running
  • : Colour photographs