Reviews

A selection of reviews of Vera Koo’s memoir, The Most Unlikely Champion.

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Online Book Club Review (JE): ‘The Most Unlikely Champion’

Online Book Club Review (JE): ‘The Most Unlikely Champion’

Review by Jelleh, Published Feb 28, 2020 The Most Unlikely Champion is a beautiful story about Vera's own experiences and struggles as she became a pistol champion. The story captures her struggles and miraculous experiences as her faith in God and her own...

Erin Garvin on ‘The Most Unlikely Champion: A Memoir’

Erin Garvin on ‘The Most Unlikely Champion: A Memoir’

We asked competition shooter and exercise guru Erin Garvin if she would give a read of Vera Koo’s book, The Most Unlikely Champion: A Memoir and review it. She graciously agreed to do so, and sent us this message shortly after receiving her autographed copy: “Wow! I...

Online Book Club Review (Q4): ‘The Most Unlikely Champion’

Online Book Club Review (Q4): ‘The Most Unlikely Champion’

Review by quaintrelle4, Published Oct 7, 2020 Within the journey of life flows the inevitable stream of woes and hardships bifurcating into two distinct paths: the fall, where you give up and allow the challenges of life to crush you down and the rise, where you see...

Online Book Club Review (JS): ‘The Most Unlikely Champion’

Online Book Club Review (JS): ‘The Most Unlikely Champion’

Review by Jerry Shaphan, Published Mar 16, 2020 The Most Unlikely Champion is a memoir by Vera Koo assisted by writer Justin Pahl. Raised in traditional Chinese values, Vera recounts her experiences as she rose in a male-dominated sport, sport-shooting. She also...

Lessons from “The Most Unlikely Champion” – Vera Koo

Lessons from “The Most Unlikely Champion” – Vera Koo

Jennifer Hansen’s review of Vera Koo’s memoir aptly describes Vera’s life – on and off the shooting range. If you don’t know Vera Koo, you may meet her here, and if you want to know more about her, buy her book. ~BB “Champions” are thought to be young, robust...

Online Book Club Review (CH): ‘The Most Unlikely Champion’

Online Book Club Review (CH): ‘The Most Unlikely Champion’

Review by Chocoshiba, Published Mar 23, 2020 This book is written by Justin Pahl, who met Vera Koo in December 2014 and she tells him her story about family and business, success and failure. Vera Koo also told her achievements are because of God's Grace and her faith...

Online Book Club Review (AL): ‘The Most Unlikely Champion’

Online Book Club Review (AL): ‘The Most Unlikely Champion’

Review by andrewslizzy43, Published April 2, 2020 I truly, truly loved this book. In her memoir, The Most Unlikely Champion, decorated sport shooter Vera Koo continues her trailblazing legacy with a story peppered with tidbits of wisdom and thoughtfully...

Getting to Know Vera Koo: ‘The Most Unlikely Champion’

Getting to Know Vera Koo: ‘The Most Unlikely Champion’

I recently came onboard at Women’s Outdoor News, and one of my first clients was Vera Koo. To better understand, and therefore better connect and work for her, I decided to read her memoir, The Most Unlikely Champion.  I was already familiar with Koo’s reputation...

Book Review: Julie Golob on ‘The Most Unlikely Champion’

Book Review: Julie Golob on ‘The Most Unlikely Champion’

It’s funny how familiarity works. When you see someone nearly every spring for more than a decade, you think you know them. From the smiles on the range and the casual quick catch ups, in truth, these interactions just skim the surface. I’ve been shooting with Vera...

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