$29.31
  • + $14.98 Delivery
In stock.
Ships from and sold by Amazon US.
Other Sellers on Amazon
Add to Cart
$39.97
+ FREE Delivery
Sold by: Book Depository UK
Add to Cart
$37.50
+ $3.00 delivery
Sold by: RarewavesUSA
Flip to back Flip to front
Listen Playing... Paused   You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition.
Learn more
See all 9 images

Science of Running Paperback – 4 February 2020

4.7 out of 5 stars 38 ratings

See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions
Amazon Price
New from Used from
Kindle
Paperback, 4 February 2020
$29.31
$29.31
Arrives: 7 - 11 Aug
Fastest delivery: 24 - 28 July
US imports may differ from local products. Additional terms apply. Learn More.

Amazon Global Store

  • International products have separate terms and are sold from abroad and may differ from local products including fit, age rating, and language of product, labeling, or instructions.
  • Manufacturer warranty may not apply but you may have other rights under law.
  • Learn more about Amazon Global Store

Amazon Global Store

  • International products have separate terms and are sold from abroad and may differ from local products including fit, age rating, and language of product, labeling, or instructions.
  • Manufacturer warranty may not apply but you may have other rights under law.
  • Learn more about Amazon Global Store
click to open popover

Frequently bought together

  • Science of Running
  • +
  • 80/20 Running: Run Stronger and Race Faster by Training Slower
  • +
  • Easy Running Plans
Total Price: $74.69
Buy the selected items together

Product details

  • Paperback: 224 pages
  • Publisher: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley) (4 February 2020)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1465489576
  • ISBN-13: 978-1465489579
  • Product Dimensions: 19.7 x 1.9 x 23.3 cm
  • Boxed-product Weight: 621 g
  • Customer Reviews: 4.7 out of 5 stars38 customer ratings
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 205,591 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

Product description

About the Author

Chris Napier earned a diploma in Sport Physiotherapy in 2007 and is now Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Physical Therapy at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, with a PhD in running biomechanics and injury prevention. In addition to working on research projects, Chris continues to be a practicing physiotherapist with Restore Physiotherapy and Athletics Canada. He has competed at the national level as a successful middle-distance runner, earning medals at the Canadian Track & Field Championships in 1996 and 1997. He is also an accomplished marathon runner with a personal best time of 2 hours, 33 mins.

Twitter: @runnerphysio

Customer reviews

4.7 out of 5 stars
4.7 out of 5
38 customer ratings
5 star 80% (80%) 80%
4 star 11% (11%) 11%
3 star 4% (4%) 4%
2 star 4% (4%) 4%
1 star 0% (0%) 0%
How does Amazon calculate star ratings?

Review this product

Share your thoughts with other customers

Top international reviews

hmb_UK
4.0 out of 5 stars Beautifully presented and useful addition to any running library
Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 8 March 2020
Verified Purchase
3 people found this helpful
Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Report abuse
handbag66
2.0 out of 5 stars Awful kindle format
Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 6 February 2020
Verified Purchase
3 people found this helpful
Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Report abuse
Mac
5.0 out of 5 stars A book for your running library without a doubt
Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 28 February 2020
Verified Purchase
2 people found this helpful
Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Report abuse
Mr. T. Frost
5.0 out of 5 stars Well informed
Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 28 February 2020
Verified Purchase
2 people found this helpful
Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Report abuse
Adhip Gupta
5.0 out of 5 stars Epic for running
Reviewed in India on 10 March 2020
Verified Purchase
Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Report abuse
Themistocles
5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent primer
Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 9 December 2019
Vine Customer Review of Free Product( What's this? )
4 people found this helpful
Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Report abuse
WorcesterBlue
5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent book
Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 15 December 2019
Vine Customer Review of Free Product( What's this? )
2 people found this helpful
Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Report abuse
Reviewser
5.0 out of 5 stars A must for any runner
Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 27 December 2019
Vine Customer Review of Free Product( What's this? )
3 people found this helpful
Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Report abuse
H. Parsons
5.0 out of 5 stars Brilliant book
Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 20 December 2019
Vine Customer Review of Free Product( What's this? )
3 people found this helpful
Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Report abuse
TheLibrarian
5.0 out of 5 stars Well-written and comprehensive
Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 28 December 2019
Vine Customer Review of Free Product( What's this? )
2 people found this helpful
Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Report abuse
Bellyobibblybob
5.0 out of 5 stars Stunning
Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 13 December 2019
Vine Customer Review of Free Product( What's this? )
2 people found this helpful
Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Report abuse
Mariela Stratieva
4.0 out of 5 stars Injury free self training
Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 8 December 2019
Vine Customer Review of Free Product( What's this? )
One person found this helpful
Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Report abuse
Esbee
4.0 out of 5 stars A detailed book
Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 20 December 2019
Vine Customer Review of Free Product( What's this? )
One person found this helpful
Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Report abuse
Brittany
5.0 out of 5 stars A perfect book for the runner in your life !
Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 8 December 2019
Vine Customer Review of Free Product( What's this? )
2 people found this helpful
Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Report abuse
Puff of joy
5.0 out of 5 stars Such an in depth book
Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 4 December 2019
Vine Customer Review of Free Product( What's this? )
2 people found this helpful
Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Report abuse