in a spectacular duel that became known as the iron war, the world’s two strongest athletes raced side by side at world-record pace for a grueling 139 miles. driven by one of the fiercest rivalries in triathlon, dave scott and mark allen raced shoulder to shoulder through ironman’s 2.4-mile swim, 112-mile bike race, and 26.2-mile marathon.
weaving an examination of mental resolve into a gripping tale of athletic adventure, iron war is a soaring narrative of two champions and the paths that led to their stunning final showdown. iron war delves into the vastly different personalities and psyches of these two iconic athletes and presents an anatomy of mental toughness that both men shared.” — triathlete magazine “in an exhaustively researched book, fitzgerald recreates the famous race between dave scott and mark allen in the 1989 ironman world championship…. [iron war] is a truly great readand an ode to our sport with all its quirky characters and epic venues…it is absolutely comparable to krakauer, bowden (blackhawk down), or sebastian junger (the perfect storm)…iron war is what we buy books for: excitement, entertainment, information and inspiration.”
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