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

User Review  - Sandra Baur - Goodreads

I am somewhere between a good book and a great book. It was a great book because it had the combination of being informative and suspenseful at the same time and it was definitely an inspiring read ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Sarah - Goodreads

Much more interesting than I thought it would be (I'm not a runner) because it's about many things besides running: evolution, physiology, nutrition, cultural differences, adopting a joyful attitude ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Marty - Goodreads

A Hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World has Never Seen. Christopher McDougall. 2009. This trip into the lives of ultra-marathon racers (races over 100 miles long) is interesting ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Carol - Goodreads

I picked this up without ever hearing about it before. It's about the members of a tribe in the wilderness of Mexico who run effortlessly and other mega-distance runners. Cultural differences made ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Stellar - Goodreads

I'm not a runner. I didn't think that mattered. For the most part this was an interesting investigation with a bit of adventure tossed in. I was interested and entertained up until the book started to become more about the consumer of new, expensive, highly marketed minimalist shoes and le Read full review

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

User Review  - Jory - Goodreads

Listened to this on audio on a long car trip, and it was really fun on audio. I got very caught up in the Tarahumara's ability to run for hundreds of miles at one go, and still look comfortable and ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Ethan Mcswain - Goodreads

Once you get past the magazine-esque writing style, the awkward lack of flow between the chapters of allegories to accomplished runners, and the lessons on evolution and cults against Nike's running ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Ananthch - Goodreads

Read it - we're born to run - humans that is. Assorted tidbits : The costlier your running shoe - the more likely you're to get injured. Reasoning : cost goes into the cushioning - which keep your ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Brian - Goodreads

I am not a runner, but as someone who enjoys athletics, I enjoyed the book. I took several introspective pauses while reading like, "Do I enjoy running in soccer as I'm not thinking about running ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Rebekah D. - Goodreads

The story of the race, how it came to be, and how the runners who participated came to be there was really great reading. The pop-science and Noble Savage bullshit, on the other hand, made my skin crawl. Read full review


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