Hal Higdon

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General Information

Name: Hal Higdon

Pen Name: None

Genres: Fiction, Non-Fiction

Born: 1931 in Chicago,Illinois


Website: www.halhigdon.com/

Email: N/A


Illinois Connection

Hal was born and raised in Chicago and attended the University of Chicago's Laboratory School, where he began his running career.

Biographical and Professional Information

Hal Higdon is a writer and runner, who has written over 30 books, including books for children.

Published Works

  • The Electronic Olympics , Henry Holt, 1971
  • The Complete Diet Guide for Runners and Other Athletes, Macmillan, 1978
  • Boston, a Century of Running : Celebrating the 100th Anniversary of the Boston Athletic Association Marathon , Rodale Book, 1995
  • Hal Higdon's How to Train: The Best Programs, Workouts, And Schedules For Runners Of All Ages , Rodale Book, 1997
  • Hal Higdon's Smart Running: Expert Advice On Training, Motivation, Injury Prevention, Nutrition And Good Health , Rodael Books, 1998
  • Leopold and Loeb: The Crime of the Century, University of Illinois Press, 1999
  • Run Fast: How to Beat Your Best Time Every Time, Rodael Books, 2000
  • Run Dogs Run (with Dana Summers), Roadrunner Press, 2003
  • Marathon: The Ultimate Training Guide , Rodael Books, 2005
  • The Gigantic Book of Running Quotations, Skyhorse, 2008

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

The Electronic Olympics

ISBN: 0030802245
Release Date: 1971-09

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The Complete Diet Guide for Runners and Other Athletes.

ISBN: 0890370907
Release Date: 1978-03

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Boston, a Century of Running : Celebrating the 100th Anniversary of the Boston Athletic Association Marathon

ISBN: 0875962831
Release Date: 1995-11

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Hal Higdon's How to Train: The Best Programs, Workouts, And Schedules For Runners Of All Ages

ISBN: 0875963528
Release Date: 1997-09-15

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Hal Higdon's Smart Running: Expert Advice On Training, Motivation, Injury Prevention, Nutrition And Good Health

ISBN: 0875965350
Release Date: 1998-06-15

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Leopold and Loeb: The Crime of the Century

ISBN: 0252068297
Release Date: 1999-04-01

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Run Fast: How to Beat Your Best Time -- Every Time

ISBN: 1579542697
Release Date: 2000-09-30

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Run, Dogs, Run!

ISBN: 0963634631
Release Date: 2003-06-17

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The Gigantic Book of Running Quotations

ISBN: 160239251X
Release Date: 2008-04-17

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Literary Awards

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

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External Links

Hal Higdon on WorldCat

Hal Higdon on Amazon

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