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Dangerous when wet: The Shelley Taylor-Smith story

2003 195 Pages

Excellent condition with her autograph inside reading: "dear marilyn may all your dreams come true Shelley Taylor-Smith"

Shelley Taylor-Smith has rewritten the record books and set new standards in one of the roughest sports imaginable marathon swimming.

Seven consecutive world titles, a world championship gold medal and head-to-head victories over the best men in the sport have marked her as one of the supreme athletes of the 1980s and 1990s.

On her triumphant march through a career spanning twelve years she has earned a place in the Guinness Book of Records for the fastest swim (male or female) around New Yorks Manhattan Island and captivated Australia with her record shattering swim from Sydney to Wollongong. And she hasn't finished yet.

Shelley has shared her story with Ian Cockerill: from her memories of growing up in Perth to her drama-filled reclamation of the round Manhattan record. Like Shelley herself this book is spirited, uncompromising and right from the heart.

Behind her rise to success life dealt SheI!ey some heavy blows which are captured in this riveting story of an amazing womans life Above all, Dangerous When Wet is about belief in oneself, triumph over adversity and the power of positive thinking.

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