By Chrissie Wellington

ISBN-10: 1455505579

ISBN-13: 9781455505579

In 2007, Chrissie Wellington surprised the triathlon global by means of profitable the Ironman global Championships in Hawaii. As a newcomer to the game and a whole unknown to the clicking, Chrissie's win shook up the game. A existence with no LIMITS is the tale of her upward thrust to the head, a trip that has taken her worldwide, from a formative years in England, to the mountains of Nepal, to the oceans of recent Zealand, and the paths of Argentina, and primary around the end line.

Wellington's first-hand, inspiring tale contains all of the great demanding situations she has faced--from anorexia to near--drowning to education with a arguable trainer. yet to Wellington, the drama of the activities additionally offers a chance to exploit activities to enhance people's lives.

A lifestyles with no LIMITS finds the guts at the back of Wellington's good fortune, in addition to the nutrition, education and motivational options that continue her facing one of many world's such a lot grueling occasions.

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