Nonfiction Book Award Status: GOLD


A compelling, un-put-downable account of the recreational marathon runner Kay Bretz’s transformation into one of the best ultra-marathon runners in the world. The reader follows the athlete during his physical and mental challenges and celebrates his hard-fought wins, as he discovers motivation to succeed, leaving behind his former motivation to avoid failure.

It all started by turning right when his entire perspective on what he was capable of started to shift. Turning Right will inspire readers to find their own magic.

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Author Bio

Dr. Kay Bretz is a German-born Australian, corporate leader, elite athlete and explorer. Kay earned his master’s degree in International Business and received a Doctorate in European Law before embarking on a successful leadership career across Europe and Japan which led him to Australia in 2011. In 2020, he founded Turning Right, a business that helps individuals and organizations thrive, without the need to run crazy distances..


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