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

User Review  - Kimberly - Goodreads

Entertaining and super fast read. The writing is very simplistic (like articles found in sporting magazines), but serves to pace the book along. While I enjoyed the general story, I had hoped for some ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Preyanka Clark Prakash - Goodreads

Many people criticize this book for its hyperbole. It IS a work of creative non-fiction, which is what makes it so damn entertaining, but it seems to me that the author was also careful in the way ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Larazofia - Goodreads

A book which chases down the idea humans were born to run. McDougall follows the Tarahumara, a tribe with a tradition of long-distance running around their home town. He also depicts his personal ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Jody - Goodreads

I am not a runner. I tried running about 5 years ago and after training for and running two 5ks, I completely trashed my knees. I haven't really run since. This book makes me want to try again! I have ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Ron - Goodreads

This book has some flaws which other reviewers have pointed out. But, I really did find it inspirational. It makes you want to run, it makes you want to learn more about the Tarahumara. The book ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Rosemary - Goodreads

This is a book every runner has read or should read. Great information about real runners, the science behind it, and the intangibles! I found the information about running form and attitude very helpful and inspiring. An entertaining and useful read. Read full review

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

User Review  - Tiffany - Goodreads

If you love to run, just started running or a seasoned runner-this book is a great read. The description, "It's an epic adventure" is on point and has you appreciating and reminiscing of your own crazy running adventures. Good read. Read full review

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

User Review  - Chitra Patro - Goodreads

Like most of the good books that I have read, I found this one also in my brother's collection. I borrowed it some time back and it did lie on my bookshelf for a couple of weeks. I am not sure what ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Rachel Murphy leimkuehler - Goodreads

I picked this book up with the intention of inspiring myself to want to go running, a paltry 5k. What I got was a fascinating look at how the body works, how Nike cares more about money than athletes ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Geoff - Goodreads

Greatly enjoyed this book. Leaving aside the criticism of scientific and factual inaccuracies, advocacy of barefoot running and arguments over the portrayal of the Tarahumara/Raramuri people, the ... Read full review


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