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A bit mental : one man's mission to lilo the Waikato & live more awesome, Jimi Hunt

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A bit mental : one man's mission to lilo the Waikato & live more awesome
Title
A bit mental
Title remainder
one man's mission to lilo the Waikato & live more awesome
Statement of responsibility
Jimi Hunt
Title variation
One man's mission to lilo the Waikato & live more awesome
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Jimi Hunt is a man who has spent most of his life doing ridiculous things for his own amusement. Things like building the country's biggest waterslide ; playing golf through the streets of downtown Auckland; and holding an alternative Summer Olympics including events such as sandcastle building and frisbee golf. But what none of this successful entrepreneur friends knew was that Jimi had been silently battling with depression. It was eating him alive from the inside, affecting his buisiness, losing him friends and slowly, painfully destroying his marriage. Disillusioned with the help and advice he received, he read that having a goal could help with depression. Five minutes later Jimi set his goal and announced it to the world -- he would travel the entire length of the Waikato River on an inflatable mattress. Loneliness, 21,000 people following the journey on Facebook, chancing upon a dead body in the river, unbridled kindness from strangers, physical pain and crazy psychic predictions are just some of the strange tales from the river
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
NZNB
Dewey number
616.85270092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
A bit mental : one man's mission to lilo the Waikato & live more awesome, Jimi Hunt
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A bit mental : one man's mission to lilo the Waikato & live more awesome, Jimi Hunt
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
14847125
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24 cm
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Extent
xii, 227 pages, 12 pages of plates
Isbn
9781743313831
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustration (chiefly colour)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) TG286486
  • (OCoLC)828866297
  • (NLNZils)1603032
  • (Nz)14847125

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