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

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

Christopher McDougall


An epic experience that started with one basic query: Why does my foot hurt?
 
Isolated via Mexico's lethal Copper Canyons, the pleased Tarahumara Indians have honed the power to run hundreds of thousands of miles with out leisure or harm. In a riveting narrative, award-winning journalist and often-injured runner Christopher McDougall units out to find their secrets and techniques. within the technique, he is taking his readers from technology labs at Harvard to the sun-baked valleys and freezing peaks throughout North the United States, the place ever-growing numbers of ultra-runners are pushing their our bodies to the restrict, and, ultimately, to a climactic race within the Copper Canyons that pits America’s top ultra-runners opposed to the tribe. McDougall’s tremendous tale won't in basic terms interact your brain yet encourage your physique if you discover that you just, certainly we all, have been born to run.

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