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This article is about the runner. For the 19th century American politician and lawyer see John Armor Bingham.

John Bingham (born 1948) is an American marathon runner and author, nicknamed "The Penguin", who has achieved widespread recognition for promoting the walking of long-distance race courses to the general public.

Bingham is the author of several books and the No Need for Speed column in Runner's World. His writings are characterized by his espousal of the belief that the goals of running are to have fun and finish—and that for a vast majority of amateur athletes running fast should not be the only aim.

His philosophies are often challenged and dismissed by more serious runners, who feel that Bingham's "penguins" have lowered the bar for athletic achievement.

He has completed over 40 marathons and many shorter races.

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Total Books: 53
A Fragment of Fear
2014 - A Fragment of Fear (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781499555868
ISBN-10: 1499555865
Genre: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense

My Name is Michael Sibley
2014 - My Name Is Michael Sibley (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781499556179
ISBN-10: 1499556179
Genre: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense

Trial of the conspirators for the assassination of President Lincoln argument of John A Bingham in reply to the arguments of the several counsel for Mary E Surratt
Weimar Cities The Challenge of Urban Modernity in Germany 19191933
2007 - Weimar Cities the Challenge of Urban Modernity in Germany 19191933 [Routledge Studies in Modern European History] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780415957441
ISBN-10: 0415957443
Genres: History, Nonfiction

Five Roundabouts to Heaven
2007 - Five Roundabouts to Heaven (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781416540441
ISBN-10: 141654044X
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.

Running for Mortals A Commonsense Plan for Changing Your Life Through Running
Training for Mortals A Runner's Logbook and Source of Inspiration
No Need for Speed
2004 - No Need for Speed (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781405067249
ISBN-10: 1405067241
Genre: Health, Fitness & Dieting

Marathon Running for Mortals
2004 - Marathon Running for Mortals (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781405041454
ISBN-10: 1405041455
Genre: Sports & Outdoors

Marathoning for Mortals
2003 - Marathoning for Mortals (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781579547820
ISBN-10: 1579547826
Genres: Health, Fitness & Dieting, Sports & Outdoors, Outdoors & Nature
  • Currently 4.1/5 Stars.

The Penguin Brigade Training Log Second Edition
2003 - The Penguin Brigade Training Log Second Edition (Other)
ISBN-13: 9781891369384
ISBN-10: 1891369385
Genres: Health, Fitness & Dieting, Sports & Outdoors

No Need for Speed  A Beginner's Guide to the Joy of Running
2002 - No Need for Speed a Beginner's Guide to the Joy of Running (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781579544294
ISBN-10: 1579544290
Genres: Health, Fitness & Dieting, Sports & Outdoors
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.

The Courage To Start  A Guide To Running for Your Life
1999 - The Courage to Start a Guide to Running for Your Life (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780684854557
ISBN-10: 0684854554
Genre: Health, Fitness & Dieting
  • Currently 3.9/5 Stars.

Ministry of Death
1985 - Ministry of Death (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780802731265
ISBN-10: 0802731260
Genre: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
  • Currently 2.5/5 Stars.

Brock and the Defector
1982 - Brock and the Defector (Hardcover)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780575031289
ISBN-10: 057503128X
Genre: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense

1981 - Brock (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780575029811
ISBN-10: 0575029811
Genre: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense

Deadly Picnic
1981 - Deadly Picnic (Hardcover)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780851197128
ISBN-10: 0851197124

Marriage Bureau Murders
1977 - Marriage Bureau Murders (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780333217535
ISBN-10: 0333217535

God's Defector
1976 - God's Defector (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780333194416
ISBN-10: 0333194411

Fragment of Fear
1976 - Fragment of Fear (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780575021129
ISBN-10: 0575021128

Night's Black Agent
1975 - Night's Black Agent (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780575015210
ISBN-10: 0575015217

1974 - Marion (Hardcover)
1970 - I Love I Kill [Panther crime] (Paperback)
Good Old Charlie [An Inner sanctum mystery] (Hardcover)