Teachers Running Book Club

What are the Teachers Run Club runners reading?

It might be a book about running, or a book that helps you put your wellbeing first. They might improved your running as a by-product, or help you make more time to do the things you want to do, (like running…).

Below are books read and recommended by our fellow school staff, add your favourite reads to the list by tweeting us or dropping us a message on Instagram.

Book title: 26.2 Miles to Happiness

Author: @PaulTonkinson

Recommended by TeachersRunClub runner: @clemcoady

“Nearly wet myself laughing at the sports massage!”

Buy it here

Book title: The Perfect Run

Author: @mackenziehavey

Recommended by TeachersRunClub runner: @kat_oc_kearey

“Not a running book but great insight into leadership”

Buy it here

Book title: How Bad Do You Want It?

Author: @mattfitwriter

Recommended by TeachersRunClub runner: @doglad

“Every now and again I pull this @mattfitwriter beauty out & it lifts my spirits, it fills me with motivation & inspiration. It simply sets me up for success.”

Buy it here

Book title: Coasting

Author: @elisecdowning

Recommended by TeachersRunClub runner: @SallyHHK

“it had me considering handing in my notice and going on a running adventure..”

Buy it here

Book title: The Leadership Challenge

Author: Jim Kouzes & Barry Z Posner

Recommended by TeachersRunClub runner: @KennyInclusion

“Not a running book but great insight into leadership”

Buy it here

Book title: Your Pace or Mine?

Author: LISA JACKSON

Recommended by TeachersRunClub runner: @SarahSarahg66

”I loved this. Made me think differently about being a bit of a plodder!”

Buy it here

Book title: Atomic Habits

Author: @JamesClear

Recommended by TeachersRunClub runner: @MrMcMillanPHS

“Good read. Made me think more about the importance of systems over goals.”

Buy it here

Book title: Shoe Dog

Author: Phil Knight

Recommended by TeachersRunClub runner: @coachthaabit

“The story of Nike and how his love for running gave birth to the brand!”

Buy it here

Book title: Bounce

Author: @matthewsyed

Recommended by TeachersRunClub runner: @cornishteachks2

”to get good at anything takes hard work”

Buy it here

Book title: Eat, Drink, Run

Author: Bryony Gordon

Recommended by TeachersRunClub runner: @cornishteachks2

“very funny and humbling at the same time..”

Buy it here

Book title: Brave Athlete

Author: @_marginalbrains & @lesleydoestri

Recommended by TeachersRunClub runner: @lancslassrach

“Awesome book, if like me you love training but aren’t too keen on racing because your Chimp brain gets in the way!!”

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Book title: Black box thinking

Author: @matthewsyed

Recommended by TeachersRunClub runner: @TeachersRunClub

”The importance of not covering up mistakes, Learning from your actions, and everyone else.”

Buy it here

Book title: Endure

Author: Alex Hutchinson  @sweatscience

Recommended by TeachersRunClub runner: @lancslassrach

Buy it here

Book title: A life without limits

Author: Chrisiie Wellington @chrissiesmiles

Recommended by TeachersRunClub runner: @lancslassrach

Buy it here

Book title: Running for my life

Author: Rachel Ann Cullen @writtenbyrach

Recommended by TeachersRunClub runner: @chpar22

Buy it here

Book title: The art of Resilience

Author: @RossEdgley

Recommended by TeachersRunClub runner: @TeachersRunClub

“Following the amazing journey of Ross Edgley’s Great British swim. Breaking down a huge challenge, the importance of teamwork and determination.”

Buy it here

Book title: Achieve the Impossible

Author: Prof. Greg Whyte @gpwhyte

Recommended by TeachersRunClub runner: @TeachersrunClub

“My go to book for planning any physical challenge either for myself, or a staff charity event.”

Buy it here

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