SummaryFollows thirteen sedentary individuals through a nine-month training program designed to prepare them for running the Boston Marathon. Examines the physiological changes undergone by the new runners as a result of their training.
ContentsSpecial features: Printable materials for educators
Access to the Nova Web site.
Marathon running -- Training.
Marathon running -- Training -- Physiological aspects.
Endurance sports -- Training.
Endurance sports -- Training -- Physiological aspects.
Science television programs.
Documentary television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.
|Publisher|| [South Burlington, Vt.?] :WGBH Boston Video,2008
|Other Titles|| Nova (Television program)
Big House Productions.
WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
WGBH Video (Firm)
Narrator, Liev Schreiber.
Closed-captioned; described video.
Title from container.
Originally produced as an episode of the television series: Nova.
DVD; NTSC, Region 1; letterboxed widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital. Computer with DVD-ROM drive required to access printable materials for educators and link to NOVA web site.
1 videodisc (54 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.