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

User Review  - Michael Wehrle - Goodreads

This book is well known to encourage runners to go "barefoot" or at least minimalist. It backs that agenda with some "scientific" and purely observational research that is intriguing. The large ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Chris Witt - Goodreads

An entertaining read, although I had some issues with how much time was spent trying to convince me that shoes and meat are ruining America. The best parts of the book came in the Indiana Jones-esque ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Neil - Goodreads

As I read this book, I moaned to people about its quality. The writing really is not very good and I perhaps did not even need to be told that McDougall honed his skills writing for Men's Health ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Shreyas - Goodreads

A great read, with lots of interesting info - makes you want to go out there and start running! However the flow of the book is hard to follow at times - too many digressions in the narrative. Sometimes feels like it's a copy + paste of the author's multiple varied blog posts. Read full review

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

User Review  - Matthew - Goodreads

If you are into running or the concepts of running this is really a book for you. I myself am only a quasi-runner. The book chronicles some stories from Christopher McDougall as he strives to learn ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Diane Daniels - Goodreads

I'm torn on this one. I listened to it on audible for my book club (there are a lot of runners inn my book club). If you're into running, you'll enjoy it. I'm more into walking and hiking. I thought ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Jacq - Goodreads

This book makes me wish that I loved running as much as the people in it do. Once I finished the book I went out for a run in my cheap old runners and actually enjoyed it more than usual. Read full review

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

User Review  - Linda - Goodreads

Took me three attempts to get into it. By the end of I was very ready for the end. Christopher McDougall voice become a bit tiresome for me. That being said, I found the information offered thought ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Macallan - Goodreads

I finally got around to reading this book after snubbing it for years because I thought the whole thing was an argument for barefoot running, which I've heard dozens of times, and I couldn't imagine ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Erin - Goodreads

Although I'm only giving this 3 stars, I'd still recommend this book. Particularly to runners, athletes, biologists, anthropologists, or any one else interested in those fields. The story driving this ... Read full review


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