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Friday, May 31, 2013

Signing And Speeches About 21 Yaks And A Speedo

Lewis Pugh's new highly acclaimed book of inspirational stories, 21 Yaks and a Speedo, will be launched in Cape Town, South Africa between June 4th and 8th and followed in Johannesburg, Durban, and London.

Described by the Financial Times as compelling, Jack Canfield, author of The Success Principles, says "21 Yaks and A Speedo will inspire you to rethink your own impossible". Nobel Peace Prize winner Archbishop Desmond Tutu says, "Lewis is an inspiration! This book will make you want to stand a little taller. It will make you want to stand a bit taller!"

Lewis will speak and sign his book on June 5th at the Sports Science Institute Speech together with Professor Tim Noakes. For more details, visit here. Another speech and book signing will be held on June 6th at The Book Lounge, and on June 7th at Exclusive Books, both in Cape Town.

National Geographic calls it "Pure inspiration." President Clinton describes the book as, "Lewis does not tell us what to do, he shows us what can be done."

Pugh will be formally inducted in the International Marathon Swimming Hall of Fame at the 2013 Global Open Water Swimming Conference in Cork, Ireland this October.

To get a free chapter, visit here.

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