Book cover - Countdown to Lockdown - Author Mick Foley

Countdown to Lockdown

Author Mick Foley

  • Release Date: 2010-10-01
  • Genre: Sports & Outdoors
Our score: 4
From 65 Ratings

Countdown to Lockdown Summary

Countdown to Lockdown - The world famous wrestler and #1 New York Times bestselling author recounts the blood, sweat, and tears behind his knock-down, drag-out TNA debut comeback against archrival Sting.

The undisputed king of the literary ring is back with another handwritten, hardcore home run. Forget the ghost writer and the computer keyboard - this mesmerizing memoir is straight from the pen and notebook paper of the Hardcore Legend, Mick Foley, chronicling the heart-pounding build-up to "Lockdown", one of the most important matches of his long and storied career. Foley's every limit is tested, as he battles back the formidable tag-team of Father Time and Mother Nature - overcoming a host of injuries and serious self-doubts to get back in the ring with one of his all-time favorite foes. With his trademark blend of wit and wisdom, wildness and warmth, Foley dishes previously untold stories from his remarkable life, including his transition from WWE to TNA, his ill-fated stint as a television commentator, his tumultuous relationship with Vince McMahon, his thoughts on performance enhancing substances in sports, the troubling list of wrestlers dying way too young, and his soul saving work in Sierra Leone.

Raw, dynamic, and unabashedly honest, Countdown to Lockdown charts Foley's wrestling rebirth, and rise to heights that his fans thought he would never see again.

Publisher's Note: 100% of the advance for this book has been donated to Child Fund International and RAINN.

Countdown to Lockdown Review

  • I love this book!

    By HHHBK33
    Mick Foley has done it again! Countdown to Lockdown is a wonderfully written diary of one of the greatest wrestlers of all time. Foley captures your interest from page one, and never let's go. By the end of the book, you feel as though you have just had a wonderful conversation with an old friend.


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