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User Review  - Jewel.Barnett - LibraryThing

As a runner and being obsessed with ultra running, I read and reread this book. I really enjoyed how they included the different personalities. Read full review

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User Review  - dannyp777 - LibraryThing

Good yarn about the authors adventures in Mexican canyons with various odd characters mixed together with fascinating running tips & research & tribal knowledge. Read full review

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User Review  - ProfH - LibraryThing

I couldn't stand the writer as I think he has a cliche-ridden, second-rate sports page style. That said, the book makes some interesting points and introduces the reader to some characters and stories ... Read full review

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User Review  - marshapetry - LibraryThing

So-so book, good narrator (audiobook). Started out pretty interesting, lot of information about the Tahouramara (spelling?) people and their running culture. End of good story Then it became just a ... Read full review

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fun book to read. helped get back out the door running again. have not yet gone barefoot, but have changed my stride some. it did help me understand that man was BORN TO RUN!

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

User Review  - Hjalti Rognvaldsson - Goodreads

I'm not qualified to pass judgement on the evolutionary theories or the history of the Tarehumara tribe. I give this book 5 STARS because of the captivating story. The tale of the greatest race the ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Sonata - Goodreads

Reading this book was an amazing journey ! I absolutely loved all the stories, the research, the people ! I ended up looking most of them up and watching quite a few documentaries about them and this ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Tim - Goodreads

Born to Run is the conversion story of the author to a particular sect of distance running: The Church of Minimalist Footwear Ultra-Distance Runners. He describes the paradisiacal state in which early ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Krishna Kumaar - Goodreads

It took me a long time to finish this book. This definitely motivated me to challenge myself with barefoot running. Barefoot Ted here I come ! Read full review

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User Review  - michelleannlib - LibraryThing

I am so glad I finally read this! Next time someone asks why I love running I think I will tell them to read this. Read full review


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