A Life Without Limits has ratings and reviews. Heather said: I love Chrissie Wellington’s story but I didn’t love this book. I felt like she co. For an accident-prone “normal girl from Norfolk” who didn’t run a serious race until she was 25, Chrissie Wellington has done pretty well for. The amazing life story of Britain’s world conquering triathlete, Chrissie Wellington . Chrissie Wellington is the world’s No 1 female Ironman.

Author: Tern Teshicage
Country: India
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Sex
Published (Last): 11 June 2009
Pages: 57
PDF File Size: 6.97 Mb
ePub File Size: 13.19 Mb
ISBN: 951-2-30791-722-7
Downloads: 65668
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Tezil

Story had interesting bits but spent too long on non-triathlon stuff and was repetitive. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. It is inspiring and thought provoking. But that does not stop it from being a wonderful, uplifting, well told story.

Micro-Resilience by Bonnie St. Description The amazing life story of Britain’s world conquering chrissi, Chrissie Wellington. To me, it didn’t add anything to the book.

Like Chrissie, I was a swimmer before I ever got into running. From that point on I followed her every move, every race, every blog entry.

You’d think once you’ve broke your own world record a couple times over — that’s good enough — right? Our Books See all Books. A funny, joyful, frank and inspiring book about embracing both feminism and our imperfections, from the creator of the hit comedy podcast, Deborah Frances-White. Her competitive drive and ability to withstand pain is enormous.


English Choose a language for shopping. I felt as if I was part of her journey and got an insight into the kind of dedication it takes to be the best.

Her victory in Kona, Hawaii in finishing five minutes ahead of her nearest rival was described as the ‘biggest upset in Ironman history’ and ‘a remarkable feat, deemed to be near impossible task for any athlete racing as a rookie at their first Ironman World Championships’. She defended her World title in Hawaii in and again in and won back her title in after having to withdraw from the race due to illness.

She is this close I believe it’s within 5 minutes to beating the men’s record in the marathon portion of the Ironman distance triathlon. Chrissie Wellington’s story is a great inspiration for anyone that has ever wondered ‘if’ they were capable of doing something.

There’s a problem loading this menu right now. Discover some lumits the most exciting and innovative new puzzles from the world’s most creative puzzle setters. Difficult Women by Roxane Gay.

Your ambition should be directed towards your ability to overcome imperfectio”. Like many newbies to the sport, I began absorbing the history and following the current stars via the triathlon magazines and the many internet sites.

liffe A bit of an affected tone at times. We need to use cookies to do this. Insightful and inspiring, particularly for those who are athletes or even just a regular people trying to find their way through life’s unknown journey.

  ISO 15408-2 PDF

Becoming Chrissie: A Life Without Limits – Triathlete

The author presents a remarkable journey starting from not having any athletic aspirations to becoming a world champion. I think that inspired me the most and is something that I can apply not only to withour running I run recreationally, am a slow runner and struggle with keeping with training but also to my life.

This book was co-written by Chrissie and Michael Aylwin, who I just did a quick google search on and apparently is a Rugby sports writer for The Guardian. Wellingron goals were noble but my concerns were trivial.

Follow the Author

What perhaps is more amazing about Chrissie is how close she is closing the gap between her male competitors. It’s a winning combination. She busted her ass. Chrissie Wellington– thanks for lige such an inspiration!

A Life Without Limits: A World Champion’s Journey by Chrissie Wellington

Having a coach like that can be a great distraction from real purpose. Get to Know Us. Yes, she had what seemed to be hidden talents, but this is a driven woman, and she enjoys the drive.