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Martin Dugard

American writer


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Martin Dugard is an American author living in Rancho Santa Margarita, Orange County, California. He and his wife have three sons.Dugard began writing professionally in 1988.{Surviving the Toughest Race on Earth} Bored by an unfulfilling corporate marketing job, he began writing articles for endurance sports magazines such as Competitor and Runner's World in the mornings and on weekends.{Surviving the Toughest Race on Earth} In 1993, inspired by a three-week journey to Madagascar to cover the Raid Gauloises adventure race, Dugard left the corporate world to pursue a full-time writing career.{Surviving the Toughest Race on Earth} Although he has returned to journalism from time to time, as when covering the Tour de France from 1999 to 2008, Dugard's primary focus is writing narrative non-fiction. Dugard wrote his first work of history in 2000.

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