Agent: Alice Saunders
Ruth Field aka the Grit Doctor is a criminal barrister turned author who knows about Grit and running. Four years ago Ruth became pregnant with twins and was put on an enforced running ban. In an atmosphere of anger and frustration, the No. 1 Irish bestseller and UK top 5 hit Run Fat B!tch Run was born. Ruth went onto write The Run Fat Bitch Marathon Plan, 26 Reasons to Run and Get Your Sh!t Together, and, most recently, Cut The Crap. Ruth is a columnist for The Irish Times, writes a successful blog and you can follow her on twitter. She lives in North London with her husband Olly and their twin sons.