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

User Review  - Sophie Daze - Goodreads

This was a very educational book but I found it dragged a little too much. There were some fun facts that I still quote to people sometimes. It's interesting to find out how long distance runners were built and what was their purpose I just find it could of been cut by a lot. Read full review

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

User Review  - Ursula - Goodreads

Loved the way Christopher writes, very informative yet entertaining. Easy to read, and get a lot of information in support of barefoot running - and finally some proof behind a running style I love and don't get injured doing! Excellent! Read full review

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

User Review  - Přemek Paška - Goodreads

I recommend listening to this book but with some caveats. 1) About one hour into the book I was annoyed and bored by repetitive, idealized and exaggerated description of the Tarahumara tribe (and the ... Read full review

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

User Review  - cypressx - Goodreads

My take from the book is - move, don't leave yourself on the inertia. Our ancestors weren't so lazy as we currently are - laying on the bed, watching tv... Didn't rate 5 stars, as it was kind of annoying to read several chapters with marketing about Vibram Five Fingers, didn't feel right. Read full review

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

User Review  - Dev - Goodreads

If you're considering reading this book, do yourself a huge favor, READ IT. You may be thinking that a book about running may not be for you... you'd be wrong. This book is so much more than a story ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Vicki Maggs - Goodreads

I had to pick this book up a few times at the start, often thinking it wasn't for me, but I'm glad I stuck with it the third time because it turned out to be an incredibly inspiring, entertaining and ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Tony - Goodreads

I've been meaning to read this book for a while, finally started it when I was travelling, and stayed up late a few nights to finish it. It's a great read, part narrative and part cultural ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Sanketh - Goodreads

stay away from fancy shoes Read full review

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

User Review  - Avery Soltys - Goodreads

After reading Christopher McDougall's, Born to Run, one will be perplexed by a story filled with unbelievable tales of superathletes. The narrative spirals down McDougall's journey to learning why he ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Sarah - Goodreads

I honestly think that "Born to Run" is one of the best books I've ever read. McDougall effortlessly weaves between telling his own running story with the stories of Ultrarunners/coaches, the history ... Read full review


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