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F.I.T. for Success


Meet Adrean Turner, the 'Career Fulfillment Expert' Certified Career Coach, Speaker, Professional Development Trainer and Business Consultant As a certified career coach, speaker, professional development trainer, and business consultant, I have...

Major Taylor, Champion Cyclist

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Major Taylor, Champion Cyclist


Marshall Taylor could ride his bike forward, backward, even perched on the handlebars. When his stunts landed him a job at the famous Indiana bike shop Hay and Willits, folks were amazed that a thirteen-year-old black boy in 1891 could be such a...

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Marathon: You Can Do It!


Marathon: You Can Do It! details Olympian Jeff Galloway’s revolutionary walk/run training methods that have enabled tens of thousands of people to run marathons. This innovative method opens up marathon running to everyone — not just...

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In the tradition of The Boys in the Boat and Seabiscuit, a fascinating portrait of a groundbreaking but forgotten figure—the remarkable Major Taylor, the black man who broke racial barriers by becoming the world’s fastest and most famous bicyclist at the...