If this book didn't contain any text at all it would still be well worth the price. Full color from cover to cover illustrate some of the best adventure racing photography is the world.
No other books gives you the "feel" of adventure racing through photographs as accurately as "Adventure Racing". Authors Jacques Marais and Lisa de Speville explain the ins and outs of adventure racing in an easy to understand way.
Quoted from the back cover "Take the ultimate endurance challenge! Adventure Racing is the complete guide to skills, equipment, strategies, navigation, and nutrition used by the top adventure racers around the globe."
Here are the chapters that are contained in "Adventure Racing":
• The origin of adventure
• The adventure racing experience
• Thinking through the race
• Gear Inspection
• Adventure racing skills
• Tactics and strategy
• Support crews
• Fueling your body
• Medical know-how
• Ten amazing races