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Review: Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen

User Review  - Sophie - Goodreads

Born to Run is a combination of running philosophy and funny, bizarre stories of athletes and runners that had me chuckling throughout the book. McDougall's projections of multiple voices and ... Read full review

Review: Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen

User Review  - Johnny Buse - Goodreads

Hardest part of my Sunday morning: deciding whether this is 3 or 4 stars. Definitely a 3 star though. It's a page-turner for sure—McDougall knows how to write a story, even if his actual writing is ... Read full review

Review: Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen

User Review  - Sam - Goodreads

I've always wanted to be a runner, but the farthest I've ever managed is 10 miles, that tthese guys are running 100 miles and sometimes more fascinates me. For me this book was a great insight into ... Read full review

Review: Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen

User Review  - J - Goodreads

Overall, I enjoyed the book. However the writing style, which was more akin to a long magazine article, struck me of the author's attempt to establish a sense of familiarity with his audience. I ... Read full review

Review: Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen

User Review  - Amanda - Goodreads

Interesting read for runners however some of the back-stories were useless and rambling. I'm not a fan of barefoot running however after reading this book, I feel I went back to running in a more ... Read full review

Review: Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen

User Review  - Ryan - Goodreads

A fascinating tale surrounded by a clutter of words, less than riveting side stories and too many quotes. That said, I enjoyed it and would recommend it. Maybe one day I'll settle down into a long term relationship with running and stop the short summer dalliances.... Read full review

Review: Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen

User Review  - MK - Goodreads

Pleasantly surprised! It begins with McDougall in Mexico, searching for the distance-running Tarahumara people, then takes interesting detours into the history of running, before culminating in a wild ... Read full review

Review: Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen

User Review  - Sharon Eudy Neufeld - Goodreads

An interesting book about running-particularly ultra distance running (more than a marathon). Not always believable and sometimes self-congratulatory but ultimately worth the read. Particularly so if ... Read full review

Review: Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen

User Review  - Veronica Boeve - Goodreads

I'm not gonna lie, when I saw that this was the next book the discussion group at my library was reading, I thought to myself, "Well, this'll be painful." However, I was pleasantly surprised. Now, I ... Read full review

Review: Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen

User Review  - Deniz - Goodreads

This book was hit and miss for me. I enjoyed some of the stories about the super athletes and some of the concepts from the research and science side made you think, but there were certain facts ... Read full review


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