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247 Results
Overcomer
Blu-ray
2019
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Life changes overnight for coach John Harrison when his high school basketball team's state championship dreams are crushed under the weight of unexpected news. When the largest manufacturing plant in town suddenly shuts...

Meet Terry Fox —MacLeod, Elizabeth, author.

The latest title in the 'Scholastic Canada Biography' series showcases Terry Fox's remarkable story, just in time to mark the 40th anniversary of the Marathon of Hope! Written by award-winning author Elizabeth MacLeod, t...

Leap in : a woman, some waves, and the will to swim —Heminsley, Alexandra, 1976- author.

At once inspiring, hilarious, and honest, the new book from Alexandra Heminsley chronicles her endeavor to tackle a whole new element, and the ensuing challenges and joys of open water swimming."--Jacket flap.Alexandra H...

Terry Fox and me —Leatherdale, Mary Beth, author.

"Before Terry Fox become a national hero and icon, he was just a regular kid. But even then, his characteristic strength, determination and loyalty were apparent and were the foundation for his friendship with Doug. The ...

Rise & run : recipes, rituals, and runs to fuel your day —Flanagan, Shalane, author.

"For athletes, breakfast is always the main topic of conversation when out on a morning run. Shalane Flanagan and Elyse Kopecky believe (and science confirms) that what you eat at the start of the day impacts everything:...

Let your mind run : a memoir of thinking my way to victory —Kastor, Deena, author.

"From an Olympic medalist runner and the record-holder in the women's marathon and half-marathon, a lyrical, inspirational memoir on how harnessing the power of the mind can unlock hidden potential Deena Kastor was a st...

Terry Fox : a story of hope —Trottier, Maxine.

A look at the life of Terry Fox, a young cancer patient who attempted to run across Canada in 1980 to raise money for cancer research.

Fast girls : a novel of the 1936 Women's Olympic team —Hooper, Elise, author.

In 'Fast Girls', Elise Hooper explores the gripping, real life history of the female athletes of the first integrated womens Olympic team, and their journey to the 1936 summer games in Berlin, Nazi Germany. From the auth...

The illegal : a novel —Hill, Lawrence, 1957-

Fast moving and compelling, The Illegal casts a satirical eye on people who have turned their backs on undocumented refugees struggling to survive in a nation that does not want them. Hill's depiction of life on the bord...

Fast girl : a life spent running from madness —Favor Hamilton, Suzy.

"The former middle distance Olympic runner and high-end escort speaks out for the first time about her battle with mental illness, and how mania controlled and compelled her in competition, but also in life"--Provided by...

Race with me! —De Grasse, Andre, 1994- author.

"Lace up your shoes and get ready for race day with Canada's 2019 Athlete of the Year, Andre De Grasse! Find out what it was like for him as an underdog, and how he motivates himself to face every challenge, in this insp...

Road rage —Swan, Bill, 1939-

Matt, his friends and an Olympic runner facing the challenges of MS work to clear Matt's name in the theft of a rare book, while they prepare to run a marathon.

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