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

User Review  - Kaitlin - Goodreads

McDougall's writing style (reminiscent to that of Jon Krakauer) hooks the reader with interest and insight into the rare breeds of the ultra running world from the first page to the last. Born to Run ... Read full review

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  - 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  - Maurizio Napoleoni - Goodreads

This book is more a journey that will take you into the sport of running. If you're already a runner will motivate your sessions even more, if you're not it will motivate you to start! I was listening ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Gerry - Goodreads

Throughout their long history, the isolated Tarahumara tribe have been running ultra distances in the extreme mountainous terrain of Mexico as part of their way of life. Led by Caballo Blanco, a ... 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  - Sarah Jo - Goodreads

Honestly, I couldn't finish it. This book would probably be interesting to runners who are already familiar with the characters of the running world. But trying to keep track of them all was too ... Read full review


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