You Are an Ironman

How Six Weekend Warriors Chased Their Dream of Finishing the World's Toughest Triathlon

By Jacques Steinberg; Kirby Heyborne (Narrator)
(Tantor Media, MP3 CD, 9781452654232)

Publication Date: September 2011

Other Editions of This Title: Paperback, Hardcover, Compact Disc, Compact Disc

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Description

New York Times bestselling author Jacques Steinberg takes listeners inside the Ironman triathlon.




About the Author

Jacques Steinberg has been a reporter for the New York Times for more than two decades, covering education and the media. He is the author of the bestselling The Gatekeepers. Jacques lives outside of New York City. Kirby Heyborne is an accomplished actor, musician, and comedian. He has received critical acclaim for his starring roles in the award-winning World War II drama Saints and Soldiers, the lighthearted family comedy The R.M., the award-winning boy-band mockumentary The Sons of Provo, and the award-winning quixotic comedy Pirates of the Great Salt Lake. He has had starring roles in thirteen features and many short films. Kirby has also appeared on the WB's Everwood and many national commercials. Recently, Kirby was seen as a recurring character on the hit FOX sitcom Free Ride. Kirby has received a number of AudioFile Earphones Awards for excellence in audiobook narration. He has narrated such titles as Nick and Nora's Infinite Playlist by Rachel Cohn and David Levithan, Black Swan Green by David Mitchell, Breathers by S. G. Browne, and The Genius by Jesse Kellerman. Kirby is a cofounder and director of the celebrated Los Angeles–based improv comedy group The Society. Also a successful musician, Kirby has released four solo albums and has had his music featured in many films. Kirby has delighted audiences across the country with his ability to blend heart-warming stories, beautiful music, and comedic wit.




Praise For You Are an Ironman

"Anyone dreaming of completing a triathlon or just seeking to get off the couch and into better shape will find inspiration here." ---Kirkus

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