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.

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If she is going to spend any part of the book telling athletes what to fhrissie or not do, I think advising them to learn proper form is one essential part that she left out. Empowering and suitably commemorative. I think I might have to give this one another read very soon This cchrissie is amazing!!! Constable Skymeadow Charlie Hart. They are written in a way that makes you feel like looking into Chrissie’s soul.

ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. And I want to thank Bill and Jane for their wonderful cooking and soft beds Chrissie Wellington is the world-record holder for ironman-distance triathlon, and she remains undefeated over the Ironman distance.

Age is Just a Number by Charles Eugster. February 23, Language: Later in the book, she becomes somewhat more personable and genuine. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. Considered within the category of “inspiring memoirs by athletes,” this definitely ranks among the best.

Anyone who watched the race live can remember her not only mowing through the field to return to the lead, but she still had her quintessential and eithout smile that provides inspiration to countless triathletes.

She set a new World Record of 8 hours 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. I find Chrissie’s book both inspiring You’d think once you’ve broke your own world record a couple times over — that’s good enough — right?


As she writes about this fantastic life she’s living, it’s all very matter-of-fact. I know it’s unfair to say that, but when somebody is so gifted and instantly excellent at something, marveling at their own achievements just seems a bit fake. As an amateur, even beginner triathlete, I know enough about the sport to recognize some elements Chrissie left out of her story, but not enough to give an ideal critique of the elements she did share.

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All that being said, I was waiting with Shakespeare’s famous bated breath for Chrissie’s book, and after reading it I’m even more admiring of the ordinary girl from Norfolk than I was.

Her victory in Kona, Hawaii in finishing in 9: Ironman is an amazing feat of human endurance and mental and physical strength; Chrissie Wellington is the epitome of all these things. Einfach nur motivierend und inspirierend! From there she raced and won, raced and won, fell in love, raced and won. She remains undefeated over the Ironman distance. Biggest take away from the book?

She went on to improve this time by another minute in the race. Description The amazing life story of Britain’s world conquering triathlete, Chrissie Wellington.

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Having a coach like that can be a great distraction from real purpose. We all suspected she was an ordinary human, despite a triathlon career befitting a Marvel costumed character, and reading her telling of her own tale is inspirational, exciting, sometimes shocking, llmits completely compelling. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs.

Chrissie has displayed unprecedented wwllington of stamina, strength and competitiveness in becoming Ironman World Champion in only her second event at Ironman level.


Oct 05, Linda Beldava rated it it was amazing Shelves: However a bout of severe sickness on the eve of the event meant welllngton was unable to make the start line to defend her title. I listened to other documentaries from Chris froome, Bradley Wiggins and Sean Yates and they were good but this was too much.


Books by Chrissie Wellington. This might not even work for everyone, but it’s a grand book to read about someone who did it and succeeded beyond what anyone thought was possible.

It just got annoying after a while, like listening to a person telling a story and they’re going on and on about things you don’t care about.

Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. For the first wellibgton of the book, I didn’t care for the wellingtonn at all.

Your ambition should be directed towards your ability to overcome imperfectio”. This book is motivation to push your self to you physical limits, and push past those limits, simply for the sake of seeing what you are capable of accomplishing.

A LIFE WITHOUT LIMITS by Chrissie Wellington | Kirkus Reviews

Ce que les membres d’Audible en pensent. In the end she does make a recommendation for those suffering from eating disorders to seek treatment, however I do not think the message was as loud as it should have been. Or maybe she won? She began training with noted Australian coach Brett Sutton and continued onward to triathlon competitions worldwide. She must be the fittest woman on the planet. She has a platform, she has the ear of thousands of people, and