Matt Fitzgerald is an endurance sports writer, nutritionist, and author of more than twenty books. He is a coach and spokesperson for PEAR Sports and former senior editor at Triathlete and Competitor. Fitzgerald has contributed to Men's Health, Outside,Runner's World, Shape, and other publications. He lives in Northern California with his wife, Nataki.
"Life is a Marathon is a powerful inspiration for the body,
mind, and heart: after reading the book, I want to run longer,
better understand myself as an athlete, and most importantly, love
with more patience and generosity."
--Mark Lukach, author of the international bestseller My Lovely Wife in the Psych Ward
"Matt Fitzgerald reveals how perseverance and authentic love (whether it be for a partner, a sport, or anything that's close to one's heart) can transform a life into one that's worth living. Life is a Marathon is nothing short of remarkable."
--Dyane Harwood, author of Birth of a New Brain: Healing from Postpartum Bipolar Disorder
"I've long admired Matt as a writer. Life is a Marathon allowed me to get to know him as a person. Thoughtful runners will appreciate this honest and insightful book."
--Scott Douglas, author of Running is My Therapy, Advanced Marathoning, and several other running books
"Life is a Marathon is a running book, of course, but it's also about love, family, passion, and what it means to find your true self. It's a must-read for anyone who has run a marathon -- or wants to."
--Jen Miller, author of Running: A Love Story