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

User Review  - Craig Smedley - Goodreads

It is an adventure story. If you run you are inclined to like it more. I was most fascinated by the tribe in Northern Mexico and their amazing abilities. The story is what captures you and not the ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Stuart Kenny - Goodreads

As someone with very little interest in running (bikes are more efficient outside and running on a treadmill can be used as a metaphor for pretty much every pointlessly enduring and infuriating slice ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Rebecca M - Goodreads

What can I say about this book that hasn't already been said? Probably nothing. I read this book well over a year ago. What I liked about it: A lot! Christopher McDougall is a fantastic writer. I ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Amy - Goodreads

I still think barefoot runners are crazy and asking for a stress fracture but I enjoyed reading this book as it talked a lot about body mechanics and different cultures and how they run. Read full review

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

User Review  - Jesse Ault - Goodreads

This book has forever changed the way I will think about running. It has opened my eyes to what our bodies are capable of and has inspired me to live a more active lifestyle. It is actually a very ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Reyna Eisenstark - Goodreads

The author, a sports journalist, investigates the best runners in the world, takes part in an incredible ultrarun in the hidden canyons of Mexico, and discovers that humans have actually evolved to ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Vivian Fantina - Goodreads

inspired me to run more, also I've found that running as he suggests - short quick steps on your toes instead of landing on your heels doesn't give me the knee pain that I normally get from how I used to run. definitely need to buy vibrams :) Read full review

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

User Review  - Igrowastreesgrow - Goodreads

This has been one of my better random quick picks in a bookstore while traveling. I, personally, am not a great runner or any kind of real runner. This book held my interest above most books about ... Read full review

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

User Review  - calico Rosenberg - Goodreads

there were points where I got so excited about seeing in print things I've thought about briefly in the past--Ive run/jogged for fun most of my life though never been serious about it in any way. i ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Sai - Goodreads

McDougall has a creative narrative of events years before he started doing this research, so his vivid descriptions of races is exciting to read but you wonder how accurate they really are. However, I ... Read full review


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