Melanie and Don Fink of IronFit (R) (IronFit.com) have trained athletes on five continents to personal records and breakthrough performances. The author of Be IronFit, 2nd Ed.: Time-Efficient Training Secrets for Ultimate Fitness and Mastering the Marathon: Time Efficient Training Secrets for the 40-plus Athlete (both from Lyons Press), Don has raced more than thirty Iron-distance triathlons, Ultraman, and other contests and has recorded age-group victories and course records. Melanie is Regional Council Member of USA Triathlon Mid-Atlantic, has raced 12 Iron-distance races, Ultraman, and has age group and overall victories in triathlon, running and open water swimming competitions throughout the world. They live in Morris County, New Jersey.
"Reading this book makes me wish I were starting triathlons now rather than in the 1980s. The information would have saved me a decade or two of trial and error! The strength routines outlined are cutting edge, practical, and efficient . . . and essential for those endurance athletes seeking peak health and performance." --Karen Smyers, Hawaiian Ironman World Champion on IronFit Strength Training and Nutrition for Endurance Athletes