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Terri Schneider

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in Santa Cruz, CA , The United States
June 29, 1961

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Terri Schneider is an ultra-endurance athlete, speaker, author, coach, and sport psychology consultant. A former 10-year professional triathlete focusing on the IRONMAN® distance, she expanded her challenges to include adventure racing with the inception of the Eco Challenge in 1995, as well as ultrarunning and mountaineering. Terri earned a degree in exercise physiology as well as a master’s degree in sport psychology with a research emphasis on risk taking and team dynamics. She is co-author of Triathlete’s Guide to Mental Training and author of Triathlon Revolution: Training, Technique and Inspiration and Dirty Inspirations: Lessons from the Trenches of Extreme Endurance Sports. While Santa Cruz, CA remains her home base, she spends time ...more

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For 18 days we backpacked from a parking lot in Yosemite Valley to Whitney Portal—a total of 223 miles—211 of these were on the John Muir Trail. Obtaining this difficult-to-get permit which starts at Happy Isles in the Valley, and finishes at the top of Mt. Whitney at 14,505 ft (4421m), is considered a win of “The Golden Ticket”, as thousands apply for this particular route each year. I had fast-p Read more of this blog post »
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History of and current state of, the food we purchase—clearly and provocatively presented. Have a specific type of nutrition plan? Pollan likely covers the ins and outs of your plan in this book. And he's the kind of guy you'd enjoy siting down to a ...more
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I do feel like the title of the book doesn't accurately depict what is inside—that is why I give it 4 stars—4-stars to the publisher for this oversight. If I were rating it just on the writing and storyline—so rating just the author—I would give it 5 ...more
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Raw and inspiring - and brief!

As a lifetime athlete and ex professional athlete, Abby's views and premise spoke to me, 100%. Thanks for putting it all down for us to absorb. I would have liked to have seen much more - in particular her thoughts on t
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Calypso by David Sedaris
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Brilliantly irreverent and as unapologetic as always. Most love him, they don't, or they aren't sure what hit them. Because David writes as though he has a literary 'get out of jail free card' - which can make things sticky at times. Let's hope he do ...more
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Politically intellectual, well written, thought provoking. As I would expect from the author. If you want a deep dive into what it truly means to "Reclaim the American Dream", this is the book for you.
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Insightful, intelligent, forthright; as would be expected from a man of his character. A solid first book, though it is certain that his best writing is yet to come. Looking forward to much, much more.
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“choice of stroke (L2) 250 pull (L3) 3x50 kick; 25 flutter / 25 your choice (L2) w / : 10R 3x100; 25 right arm drill / 25 left arm drill / 50 freestyle w / : 15R 4x75; 25 butterfly / 25 backstroke / 25 breaststroke (L3) w / : 10R 8x25 freestyle (L5) w / : 10R 100 kick (L4) 200 choice of stroke (L2)”
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Terri Schneider Book Launch and Signing for Dirty Inspirations. February 3, 7 PM at Book Shop Santa Cruz, CA. Don't miss it!


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