Become a Better Athlete While Watching the Olympics with These Workouts, Drills, Stretches, and Mental Exercises

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Try out drills and mental exercises from VeloPress authors and Olympians to make good use of your Olympic TV time.

VeloPress Authors, Books, and the Olympics

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33 active VeloPress authors have close connections to the Olympics.

2016 Summer Olympian Sale!

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VeloPress is proud that 33 of our current authors have a strong tie to the Olympics so we'd like to celebrate with our first-ever Olympian sale!

Spitting in the Soup

Mark Johnson

Spitting in the Soup by Mark Johnson

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In Spitting in the Soup, sports journalist Mark Johnson explores how the deals made behind closed doors keep drugs in sports.

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Siri Lindley

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Siri Lindley is triathlon coach to the elites and a two-time triathlon world champion.

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Run Like a Champion

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Run Like a Champion: An Olympian's Approach for Every Runner by Alan Culpepper with Brian Metzler RLAC 96dpi 400px

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Alan Culpepper is one of America’s most consistent and versatile pro runners. Run Like a Champion explores how elite runners find their highest performance.

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Eric Hansen

Eric Hansen has national and international experience as a member of the U.S. National Team as an athlete and coach.

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Swim Speed Strokes for Swimmers and Triathletes

Sheila Taormina

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In Swim Speed Strokes, Taormina shows how swimmers can swim their fastest in all four competitive swimming strokes; backstroke, butterfly, breaststroke, and freestyle.

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Roisin McGettigan-Dumas

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Roisin McGettigan-Dumas is an elite professional runner and cofounder of Believe I Am.

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At Speed

Mark Cavendish

At Speed by Mark Cavendish

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At Speed is the page-turning story of Mark Cavendish, cycling's top sprinter and a living legend in the sport of bike racing.

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Land of Second Chances

Tim Lewis

Land of Second Chances: The Impossible Rise of Rwanda's Cycling Team

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Land of Second Chances is the incredible true story of struggle, hope, and the life-giving promise of redemption through the unifying power of sport.

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Chris Horner

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Chris Horner is a professional bike racer and veteran of the peloton.

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Matt Dixon

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Matt Dixon is an exercise physiologist and an elite triathlon coach.

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Bradley Wiggins

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Bradley Wiggins is a professional cyclist and Britain's most decorated Olympic athlete.

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Mario Fraioli

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Mario Fraioli is an Olympic-level running coach and senior editor of Competitor magazine.

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Alan Culpepper

Alan Culpepper

Alan Culpepper proved to be one of the most consistent and versatile distance runners in American history.

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Keith and Kevin Hanson

Kevin and Keith Hanson are elite running coaches and co-founders of the Hansons-Brooks Distance Project.

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Why an Olympic Swimmer Took Up Triathlon

Why did Sheila Taormina become a triathlete?

Raul Guisado

Raul Guisado is a sports physiologist, strength and conditioning coach, and Olympic coach to the U.S. Ski Team.

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How to Shoot Great Underwater Swimming Photos

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Professional photographer Daniel J. Smith offers his tips for shooting great underwater swimming technique photos.

Simon Burney

Simon Burney is a professional cyclocross team manager.

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Ron LeMaster

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Ron LeMaster is a ski instructor and ski racing coach.

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Michael Barry

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Michael Barry is a professional cyclist for Team Sky.

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Luke Humphrey

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Luke Humphrey is head coach of Hansons Coaching Services and a member of the Hansons-Brooks Distance Project.

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Jim Ochowicz

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Jim Ochowicz is a two-time Olympic cyclist and former speedskater who cofounded the 7-Eleven cycling team in 1981. He is director of the BMC professional cycling team.

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Hermann Maier

Standing as a giant in the ski world, Hermann Maier dominated his field of competition.

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Erin Mirabella

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Erin Mirabella is a two-time Olympic cyclist and children's book author.

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Gale Bernhardt

Gale Bernhardt is a two-time Olympic coach and one of a few World Cup certified triathlon coaches.

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Danny Abshire

Longtime running form coach and injury expert Danny Abshire is cofounder of Newton Running, an innovative footwear company.

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Chris Carmichael

Chris Carmichael was an Olympian and a professional cyclist before beginning his career as a coach, best-selling author, and entrepreneur.

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Bobby McGee

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Bobby McGee is an internationally certified running and triathlon coach.

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Bob Mionske, JD

Bob Mionske is a two-time Olympian and cycling law attorney.

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Monique Ryan, MS, RD, CSSD, LDN

Monique Ryan is the most experienced and highly qualified sports nutritionist in endurance sports.

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Sheila Taormina

Sheila Taormina

Sheila Taormina is a 4-time Olympian, gold medalist, triathlon world champion, and swimming coach.

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Swim Speed Secrets for Swimmers and Triathletes

Sheila Taormina

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In Swim Speed Secrets, 4-time Olympian, gold medalist, and triathlon world champion Sheila Taormina reveals the swim technique used by the world’s fastest swimmers.

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Joe Friel

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Joe Friel is the most trusted endurance sports coach in the world.

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Allen Lim, PhD

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Dr. Allen Lim is a sports physiologist, cycling coach, and a founder of Skratch Labs.

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Team 7-Eleven (hardcover)

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Team 7-Eleven is the extraordinary story of how two Olympic speed skaters, Jim Ochowicz and Eric Heiden, assembled one of the greatest cycling teams ever.

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