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

User Review  - Sarah - Goodreads

I can now understand a little bit more the perplexing sport of ultra marathon, and why someone might be crazy enough to do it. I also understand where the trend of barefoot running and paleo dieting ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Christy - Goodreads

This book only gets three stars because it wasn't compelling enough for me to finish it before I had to return it to the library. The whole story is interesting, but the author has to stop and explain ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Kate - Goodreads

So, the subject matter is interesting - about the Taramura (sp?) running tribe in Mexico. I enjoyed the cameos by other famous barefoot, distance, and regular runners who I have heard/read about from ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Jessica - Goodreads

I really enjoyed the subject matter, because I love running and have for a long time. So it's always nice to get some sort of justification for what you like to spend your time doing. :) As far as the ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Bethany Stevens - Goodreads

I saved this book to read after the birth of my second child, in hopes that it would motivate me to get back into running shape. It certainly did that, and I found the book very interesting and mostly ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Richard - Goodreads

I was told this was the greatest book since sliced bread. I was lied to. This book felt like several magazine articles strung together in a loose framework. Some parts of the book will appeal to ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Peggy - Goodreads

I found the first few chapters a bit over the top with so many amazing, unbelievable, unbeatable, super-human, etc. runners being touted by the author. I would have liked a little less hype ... Read full review

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

User Review  - James - Goodreads

Intriguing and completely original, McDougall tells a captivating story that seemed hidden from the world. His tale skips around a lot, and there are many names to remember, and besides taking an axe ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Shawn - Goodreads

McDougall is a bit over the top in his prescription for what ails runners. Everything points to his central thesis that high-drop, overly structured shoes are the cause of running injuries. Not a lot ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Mark - Goodreads

Wish I read this when I was younger. Revolutionize the way we view running as an athletic endeavor that exceeds beyond physique, but also diet, survival and basic philosophical reasons for why people do it.. Read full review


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