Turbaned Tornado: The Oldest Marathon Runner Fauja Singh


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Turbaned Tornado is the biography of Fauja Singh (born on 1 April 1911), a centenarian British Sikh. He is a marathon runner of Indian descent and a world record holder in his age bracket. Adidas s poster boy once, Fauja Singh became the world s oldest half marathon runner when he completed the 2010 Luxembourg InterFaith Marathon at the age of 99.

Turbaned Tornado captures Fauja Singh's zest for life and his invincible spirit. It traces the runner s roots and tries to capture his life's journey, understanding the impact of Fauja on the world around him. For Fauja Impossible is Nothing as he wishes to run a marathon at 100.

Foreword by Capt. Amarinder Singh


Published: 2012 (4th impression)
Pages: 113
Format: Paperback