Record Details

Catalog Search

Brave enough : my story / Jessie Diggins with Todd Smith.

Image of item

Available copies

  • 1 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library 796.93092 DIGGINS (Text) 9781517908195S On Order On order -
Syracuse Turkey Creek Twp PL - Syracuse BIO DIGGINS JESSIE (Text) 50577011174055 Adult New Books Reshelving -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781517908195
  • ISBN: 1517908191
  • ISBN: 9781517908201
  • Physical Description: xiii, 276 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : color illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, [2020]

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Snow baby -- Wild child -- Super speed -- Thunder Bay -- The Stillwater Way -- Pain cave -- The Great balancing act -- To ski or not to ski -- Slow spiral -- The Emily Program -- Never alone -- Blood, sweat, and Tears -- The National team -- Planes, trains, and automobiles -- Because 96 isn't -- From Sochi, with love -- Give it all you got -- Know when to fold 'em -- Pyeong Chang -- Brave hearts -- Let's go get it -- One team -- Here be fragons -- Coming home; or, The week I masqueraded as a rock star.
Summary, etc.:
"In her new memoir Brave Enough, 2018 Olympic Gold Medalist Jessie Diggins shares her story for the first time. The core of Brave Enough traces her amazing journey from the heartland of the United States into the history books of sports. The memoir details her childhood in Afton, Minnesota (an idyllic small town nestled in a virtual snow globe), her meteoric rise as an elite youth athlete (she turned pro straight out of high school), and her dazzling athletic achievements on the world stage (she is a fourtime World Championship medalist and one of the most decorated women's winter athletes of all time). She also addresses important, personal issues like the importance of girls participation in sports. Diggins is also one of the most outspoken athletes that is stepping up to bring awareness to global climate change. Diggins also shares at length, for the first time, about her personal struggle with a serious eating disorder that nearly killed her"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Diggins, Jessie, 1991-
Skiers > United States > Biography.
Cross-country skiing > United States.
Olympic athletes > United States > Biography.

Additional Resources