The battle between Dave Scott and Mark Allen at the 13th Hawaii Ironman stands as one of the most dramatic stories in the history of athletics. More than a compelling story, "Iron War" is a fascinating exploration of how Scott and Allen pushed themselves and each other--and what it takes for anyone to break through perceived limits. 336 pp.
Matt Fitzgerald is the best-selling author of 17 books on endurance sports including Racing Weight and Brain Training for Runners. He has written extensively for Outside, Men's Journal, Men's Health, Triathlete, Runner's World, Bicycling, Competitor, and countless other sports and fitness publications. Bob Babbitt is triathlon's unofficial ambassador and spokesperson. A veteran personality in the sport, Babbitt is best known for his incisive interviews with the sport's top athletes.