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

User Review  - Alix - Goodreads

I was really taken by McDougall's 'Born to Run'. The narrative avoids the usual cliche of 'sports fiction' by taking the reader through an engaging adventure intertwined with evident thorough research ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Rebecca - Goodreads

Ok, so I loved the actual story of the book, and the people in it. I even enjoyed the writing. I just didn't like how much it skipped around from the Tarahumara to the science labs to the ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Mark Henrikson - Goodreads

Runners will like this book, sort of, but everyone else will not. I really enjoyed the narrative descriptions of the two races featured in the book. They certainly made me want to lace up my running ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Jacob - Goodreads

I have been reading this book and I think you'd like it. There is a lot of science about how and why running barefoot is the best way to run. Basically, shoes cause almost every problem known to man ... Read full review

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

User Review  - April - Goodreads

I used to be the type of person who said I only run if being chased. I never got into exercising and working out until college. Anyways, to cut to the chase, I've been working on Couch To 5K- taking a ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Amanda Behles - Goodreads

1.) A quick summary about this book is that, It's about this guy who is a runner and he wants to know why he goes through these injuries and what not with shoes, and he comes across this guy who ran ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Matt - Goodreads

I would have liked to give this a 1-star due to the ridiculously over-the-top, sensational writing style, but the content eventually became quite fascinating and when I put the author's style aside, it was an enjoyable read. Read full review

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

User Review  - Shaun Chandler - Goodreads

A book that competes within itself to deliver both a story and an argument for a return to basics in running. The story is somewhat disjointed and mystic but is enjoyable and has a 'Once a Runner ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Krystal - Goodreads

Confession: I initially scoffed at this book when a friend recommended it. Ended up zealously swiping my way through it. In a way it reminds me of Chris Rock's 'Good Hair' documentary, where you begin ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Magila - Goodreads

Totally not what you expect - if you expect a story about an Amazonian tribe that has miraculous runners and their story. No, this is a book about the rise of the ultra-marathon, other endurance and ... Read full review


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