Running Against The Odds 

My book is a coming of age and triumph story about how I overcame odds on and off the track. My journey through a turbulent childhood coupled with finding my passion for running catapulted me to becoming a premier high school coach. My experiences in running and in life become the fuel for igniting a future generation of runners.

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Running Against The Odds Teacher's Guide 

Running Against The Odds is full of valuable life lessons for students and is a great text to add to required reading lists. This teachers’ guide is designed to help teachers easily incorporate this memoir into literary units that focus on priority reading and writing standards. Book clubs and teams who engage in this book can also benefit from the structure and content in this well-designed guide.