Running: a Love Story: How an Overweight Radio DJ Got Hooked on Running Marathons
Dom Harvey is a hugely popular radio DJ on top-rating station The Edge where he has been hosting the breakfast show for sixteen years.When he is not busy causing mayhem by running his mouth, you will find him running marathons. So far he has been lucky enough to run five of the worlds biggest, including New York and London.This book is sort of a love story about running. What got Dom into it? What he has learned along the way? How did it save his life? And why, despite being an old bastard, is he trying to run even faster than ever before?Dom isn't some running expert. He is just a regular guy who drank too much alcohol and ate too much junk food, then fell in love with running and turned his life around.
Dom Harvey is the best-selling author of Childhood of an Idiot and Bucket List of an Idiot. He is also one-third of New Zealand's most popular breakfast radio team. As part of The Edge's Morning crew, Dom, his wife Jay-Jay and Randall have been keeping the country entertained with their antics for more than a decade.