"With perseverance you can accomplish anything!" Marie Bartoletti’s story bears witness to her personal motto. Her book is an engaging read for those who run and those who wonder why they do. Marie chronicles her international distance running career in memorable anecdotes sprinkled with photographs that bring the reader along for the run. Marie had completed 315 marathons and 25 ultra marathons, when her life was interrupted by a stroke in 2015.
"Someone in the United States has a stroke every 40 seconds. Every 4 minutes, someone dies of
stroke."Benjamin EJ, Blaha, MJ, Chiuve SE, et al. on behalf of the American Heart Association
Statistics Committee and Stroke Statistics Subcommittee.