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Coach's Corral 5 Rides to Relaxation - Part I
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,580. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
This guide from Coach’s Corral shares ways that you as the rider can manage and improve the situation to help your horse achieve relaxation. With relaxation the horse and rider has improved safety, an enhanced ability to learn, and overall the ride is much more pleasurable.
Life Boat: How a century old boat and a new dream inspired an adventure of a lifetime
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,450. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing
Mark, Karen and the Arab, a 100-year-old leaking lifeboat, battle October gales around the Coast of England, find themselves blocked in by ice in France, take unbelievable detours, and make minor mistakes that lead to major problems. Equal parts romantic travelogue, suspense, high sea adventure and resurrection, Life Boat is one biographical voyage you won’t want to miss.
Angeln für Ahnungslose - Methoden & Techniken Teil 2
Price: Free! Words: 1,550. Language: German. Published: April 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
Im zweiten Teil werden die geheimen Methoden und Techniken beschrieben.
Big Balls! World Cup Nations
Price: Free! Words: 114,420. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
BIG BALLS! World Cup Nations is a collection of informative and irreverent football histories of the thirty-two countries represented at the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil. If you like football, you will love this book. It is BIG and is complete and utter BALLS!
Angeln für Ahnungslose - Grundlagen Teil 1
Price: Free! Words: 1,430. Language: German. Published: April 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
Im ersten Teil der Serie werden die Grundlagen des Angelsports vermittelt.
The Suitors of Spring
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,890. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014 by Summer Game Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / Essays & Writings, Nonfiction » Psychology » Personality
Few writers know more about pitching, and no pitcher knows more about writing, than Pat Jordan. Included are eight classic essays about pitchers and pitching. Featuring subjects ranging from Tom Seaver to Johnny Sain to Bo Belinsky to Steve Dalkowski, Jordan's portraits hauntingly show us that wins and losses have more to do with a pitcher's heart and mind than do his velocity and location.
Baseball Research Journal Vol. 43 Issue 1
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 80,130. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / Statistics
The Baseball Research Journal is the flagship research publication of the Society for American Baseball Research. Founded in 1971, SABR now has over 6,000 members investigating every aspect of the sport, from statistical analysis to biographical research, to psychology, economics, physics, and more. Includes stories on Allan Roth, John McGraw, attendance factors, physics of hitting, and more.
The Miracle Braves of 1914: Boston's Original Worst-to-First World Series Champions
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 236,810. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014 by Society for American Baseball Research. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / Essays & Writings
Long before the Red Sox "Impossible Dream" season, Boston’s now nearly forgotten “other” team, the 1914 Boston Braves, performed a baseball “miracle” that resounds to this very day. The "Miracle Braves" were Boston's first "worst-to-first" winners of the World Series. Includes biographies of every player, coach, and owner, a season recap, and other great stories from the 1914 season.
The Footballer's Journey: real-world advice on becoming and remaining a professional footballer
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 41,310. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014 by Bennion Kearny. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Many youngsters dream of becoming a professional footballer. The Footballer’s Journey maps out the footballer’s path with candid insight and no-nonsense advice. It examines the reality of becoming a footballer including the odds of ‘making it’, how academies really work, the importance of attitude and mindset, and even the value of having a backup plan if things don’t quite work out.
Unofficial Olympic Guidebook - Luge
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,850. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Olympics, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Snow sports
Nothing quite matches the excitement of the Winter Olympics! This book will be your guide to luge. Learn about the history of the sport and get a recap on all the drama from Vancouver before the Sochi Games begin. Find out how the format is changing in 2014 and who will likely be the athletes on the podium when the Games are done! BONUS: How to start in luge!
Unofficial Olympic Guidebook - Freestyle Skiing
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,110. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Snow sports, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Olympics
Nothing quite matches the excitement of the Winter Olympics! This book will be your guide to freestyle skiing. Learn about the history of the sport and get a recap on all the drama from Vancouver before the Sochi Games begin. Find out how the format is changing in 2014 and who will likely be the athletes on the podium when the Games are done! BONUS: Info on how to become an Olympian!
Unofficial Olympic Guidebook - Skeleton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,450. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Olympics, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Snow sports
Nothing quite matches excitement of the Winter Olympics! This book will be your guide to skeleton. Learn about the history of the sport and get a recap on all the drama from Vancouver before the Sochi Games begin. Find out how the format is changing in 2014 and who will likely be the athletes on the podium when the Games are done! BONUS: Learn how to get started in skeleton!
Unofficial Olympic Guidebooks - Snowboarding
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,750. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Snow sports, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Olympics
Nothing quite matches the excitement of the Winter Olympics! This book will be your guide to snowboarding. Learn about the history of the sport and get a recap on all the drama from Vancouver before the Sochi Games begin. Find out how the format is changing in 2014 and who will likely be the athletes on the podium when the Games are done! Bonus! Learn how to become an Olympic Snowboarder!
Unofficial Olympic Guidebooks - Ice Hockey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,790. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hockey, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Olympics
Nothing quite matches the excitement of the Winter Olympics! This book will be your guide to ice hockey. Learn about the history of the sport and get a recap on all the drama from Vancouver before the Sochi Games begin. Find out how the format is changing in 2014 and who will likely be the teams on the podium when the Games are done! Bonus! How to become an Ice Hockey Olympian!
The United States Open Golf Champions: Their Championship and Story - 2nd Edition
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 191,040. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf, Nonfiction » History » History of things
Professionals and amateurs from all walks of life and from all social and economic backgrounds have won the US Open championship. This is the history of all of the US Open champions through 2014.
Skills and Drills:For the Practical Pistol Shooter
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 64,670. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Shooting
This book contains the live fire training methods of Ben Stoeger. Drawing on his experience at the top levels of competition and his experience teaching others, he has refined his methodology for years. This book is the culmination of those ideas and experiences. This is the most detailed and involved live-fire training manual ever produced for the USPSA/ISPC competitor.
Handguns for Beginning Shooters and First Time Owners
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,780. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Shooting
Designed for the new or beginning shooter as well as those interested in, or looking to purchase their first handgun. Based upon our experience in law enforcement as well as our years as an instructor, and overseeing range operations. Simple and easy reading designed to bring you the basics you will need to get started.
The Aging Athlete - Inspirational Interviews With Some of the Fittest Survivors of Elite Athleticism
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,620. Language: American English. Published: March 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology
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"The concept is provocative. It is somehow counterintuitive to think of great athletes becoming unfit in old age. The recent suit brought against the NFL by former players indicates the fitness and health can erode all too quickly. The aging pursuers of fitness featured in 'The Aging Athlete' are the exceptions. We can learn from their own stories of perseverance." Tom Jones, Author, 40plussports
The 2014 Toronto Blue Jays Minor League Handbook
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,100. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
The 2014 Toronto Blue Jays Minor League Handbook is the complete guide to the Toronto Blue Jays Minor Leagues. This book in unprecedented in size and scope and covers everything in the Jays' minor league system from the Buffalo Bisons to the Dominican Summer League. The book features over 250 player profiles, team profiles, a 2013 draft report and much, much more.
Coach's Corral 5 Day Plan to Prepare your Horse for the Veterinarian or Farrier
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 5,070. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
In this guide, the Coach’s Corral team outlines some safety precautions and provides a 5 day plan to help you be successful in preparing your horse for a visit from the veterinarian or farrier (this also works well for chiropractic and dental visits for your horse). It is a good idea that you repeat this program over the course of a few weeks, working your horse for five days.