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

User Review  - Lori - Goodreads

I picked this one up because the author began the journey of writing and researching it with the question: "Why does my foot hurt?" I, too, had the same question after foot pain halted my training for ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Goodreads

I picked this one up because the author began the journey of writing and researching it with the question: "Why does my foot hurt?" I, too, had the same question after foot pain halted my training for ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Maggie Mayhem - Goodreads

I really enjoyed the content about running but cringed at the fact the women in this book are always 'witches' while men are heroes and authorities. In regards to how it handles race and gender, there was a lot left to be desired. There was great info I appreciated. Read full review

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

User Review  - Cricky - Goodreads

This was motivating and inspirational, but also a fascinating read. It's not just about this tribe (the Tarahumara), but also about the mechanics of running and the unique advantages we've evolved to ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Goodreads

This was motivating and inspirational, but also a fascinating read. It's not just about this tribe (the Tarahumara), but also about the mechanics of running and the unique advantages we've evolved to ... Read full review

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

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Incoherent storytelling made this book hard to focus on or invest in, and I think the romanticization of an indigenous people's way of life is at best unrealistic, and at worst condescending. As a ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Nicole Kenna - Goodreads

Incoherent storytelling made this book hard to focus on or invest in, and I think the romanticization of an indigenous people's way of life is at best unrealistic, and at worst condescending. As a ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Russell King - Goodreads

An out of the ordinary true story about runners, running, a Mexican people and location I had never heard of and a race that brings them all together. While not a runner, I found the story interesting and entertaining detailing a sport and people I would not otherwise have contract with. Read full review

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

User Review  - Goodreads

An out of the ordinary true story about runners, running, a Mexican people and location I had never heard of and a race that brings them all together. While not a runner, I found the story interesting and entertaining detailing a sport and people I would not otherwise have contract with. Read full review

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

User Review  - Goodreads

It was an enjoyable read, that just makes you want to drop it and start running. However, it feels like it doesn't tackle everything as much as the title and description hint at. More of a memoir than is implied in its title. Read full review


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