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Chaarlie no longer view him just as ‘that dirty cheat’, but an athlete who like many others at the time, wanted to be the best. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. Gil Rodrigues rated it did not like it Apr 16, Return to Book Page.

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Daniel Lowry rated it it was amazing Dec 11, There are no discussion topics on this book yet. What if your depression is a gift and not suffering? They then took a minute break, followed by an metre sprint; then a minute break and a metre sprint; then a minute break and a metre sprint; finally, a minute breaK and a metre sprint.

A disturbing, thought-provoking perspective. I like the honesty and find many training methods and phenomens really interesting five stars for this part. Posted by Richard at 6: My athletes would run only two special endurance segments once a week and would rest up to a half-hour between the two, but I asked them to go absolutely all out every step trqp the way.


I have read the book several dozen times and often use it as a reference. Carson Patterson rated it it was amazing Jun 19, Related Video Shorts 0 Upload your video. Ben Johnson wasn’t the most talented teenager on his team, but Francis stuck hcarlie him and Johnson ultimately went on to set multiple world records. Charlie Francis tells us about spesd he trained Ben from his earliest development stage right through to his athletic peak in Ben Johnson is the arguably the most notorious cheat in modern day sports, and lost all credibility when his olympic gold medal was stripped after testing positive at the Olympic Games.

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I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle? In doing so, he showed them a level rtap trust not commonly seen amongst coaches at trsp highest level, and he was subsequently rewarded with their loyalty and best efforts. During the last maximum work-out, Hille’s women sprinters performed about as much speed work as mine did, frncis at an even higher intensity — in some cases at world-record paces.

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To ask other readers questions about Speed Trapplease sign up. Stephen Ward rated it really liked it Sep 25, The central nervous system, by contrast, was affected primarily by high-intensity work maximum or near-maximum-speed sprinting or heavy weightliftingbut it also required more time to recover, a full 48 hours. Dan rated it it was amazing May 19, The following topics are covered in great detail: Instead, he contends his pupil was possibly a victim of foul play several theories are advancedthough he admits to Johnson’s participation in a sophisticated steroids program.

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