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2014 New York Giants Almanac
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,360. Language: American English. Published: June 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Complete preview of the New York Giants' 2014 NFL Season. The Almanac includes an overview, the schedule, a look at new offensive coordinator Ben McAdoo, a breakdown of the West Coast Offense McAdoo will bring to New York, a look at the Giants' 2014 NFL Draft, a breakdown of the NFC East, thoughts on former Giants Michael Strahan becoming a Hall of Famer and much more.
Wind Strategies for Kayakers: Challenges, Solutions, & Mastery
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,350. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Kayaking
Wind Strategies for Kayakers helps paddlers use the wind to their advantage. Loaded with practical advice and plenty of diagrams, this booklet will help you take your sport to the next level.
Training on Empty
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,030. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
(5.00 from 1 review)
An engaging and honest autobiography of a former elite runner who nearly perished from anorexia, one that also explores the biopsychosocial and sociological aspects of this pervasive, malignant, but ultimately surmountable disease. Brittin's comprehensive account of her tribulations combined with her background in psychology makes this a unique must-read for athletes & health professionals alike.
Best Hiking in Southwest Colorado around Ouray, Telluride and Silverton
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,530. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
An opinionated guide to the best hikes in the San Juan Mountains in southwestern Colorado around three great base camps; Ouray, Telluride and Silverton. The hikes range from 6 to 12.5 miles per day. The guide describes the base camps, identifying local service, nearby attractions and non-hiking day activities. Trails include detailed descriptions, ratings, elevation profiles, maps and photos.
Climbing Mt. Fuji: Tips, Q&A, and Climber Stories
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,880. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering
Mt. Fuji, Japan’s highest peak, is one of the most beautiful and most visited mountains in the world. The author, who has climbed all of the 29 highest mountains in Japan, has focused on providing all the essential information necessary for future climbers intent on scaling the mountain. If you’re planning to climb Japan’s highest peak, this book will likely prove to be a valuable resource.
Saturday Morning Wake-Up Call: A 21st Century Survival Guide for High School Football Coaches
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,230. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Football
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
The conclusions drawn by analyzing statistics from college and professional football often do not translate to the high school game because the games are so different. This book puts those powerful statistical techniques for maximizing a team's chance of winning into the hands of high school coaches and fans. These techniques are illustrated using the Pulaski Academy Bruins as a case study.
She Was Once a Runner
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 25,840. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental health
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
“She Was Once a Runner” gives an honest account of a female long distance runner on a Division I college scholarship and the resultant pressure cooker in which she lives. The memoir explores the physical and psychological effects of the Female Athlete Triad on a nineteen year old girl struggling to find her identity amidst a toxic team environment and discouraging parents.
Two-Stoke Motorized Bicycle Handbook
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,500. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
An illustrated how-to guide on building and troubleshooting a two stroke motorized bicycle.
End Point Vision and Beyond: Live your Preferred Future Now (v2.3)
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 47,600. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2014 by Reciprocity Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
End Point Vision (EPV) is a system used by elite athletes and innovative leaders to focus their goals and produce extraordinary results. This book provides step by step instructions to help you create a multi-sensory movie of your vision, and to take action now. Version 2.3 is greatly expanded with examples and incorporates the "get better" mindset. (v2.3)
Day Tripping: Kayak Wisconsin Door County Peninsula Bluffs, Beaches, Lighthouses, and Shipwrecks
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,560. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Kayaking
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
20 day paddles with GPS coordinates for small watercraft launch sites, public accesses and restaurants with beach landings along the way. The fun to read guide shares the most dramatic bluffs, hidden beaches, lighthouses, entertaining history, coastal landmarks, and 15 shipwreck locations visible from kayaks. This is why Wisconsin's Door Peninsula is a premier kayaking destination.
Rudow's e-Guide to Deep Dropping
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
This book is a collection of how-to/where-to fishing articles by noted fisherman/outdoors writer Lenny Rudow, about deep dropping. It covers species including golden tilefish, blueline tilefish, grouper and wreckfish, sea bass,and more. Detailed information on tackle, tactics, and locations for deep dropping off the Mid-Atlantic coast are thoroughly covered.
Shot and a Ghost: a year in the brutal world of professional squash
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Price: $4.65 USD. Words: 67,780. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Squash
Funny, sad and uplifting, Shot and a Ghost lifts the lid on a year in the life of James Willstrop, one of the world's top squash players. As critical of himself as of others, he talks openly about his relationship with father and coach, Malcolm; the devastating death of his mother, Lesley; and his fierce and often acrimonious rivalry with fellow Yorkshireman Nick Matthew. A must for sports fans.
A Season on the Water, Reflections from the Red Kayak
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Series: Paddlin' On Trademark Series, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,500. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
A Season on the Water is Mary Anne Smrz's second book in the Reflections from the Red Kayak series. Mary Anne invites you to "paddle on" toward your authentic self as she reveals nature's life lessons, discovered during a year of kayak excursions. Whether you are a kayak enthusiast or not, share Mary Anne's thoughts and journal a few of your own, as you "paddle on" with A Season on the Water.
Bobbing to the Baltic
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 94,490. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is the story of my cruise from Edinburgh to the Russian border aboard my 27ft yacht ‘Zophiel’. In 2012 we left the Forth to cross the North Sea. Though we had intended to go to Denmark, wimpiness and poor navigation took us to Holland instead. I sailed to the Baltic, cruising the islands of Sweden and Finland as far as Russia. I returned, via Estonia and the east of Sweden, to Holland.
Martial Musings - The Seven Keys To Movement
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Series: Martial Musings, Book 3. Price: $2.90 USD. Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2013 by Ex-L-Ence Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
The most important thing in ANY martial art is movement - if you stay still you are a ‘sitting target’ - sitting targets tend to get hit, and that’s BAD!!! This short eBook introduces you to the Seven Keys - these topics are suitable for martial artists of any level.
Forever Free: Your Right To Fish Michigan's Inland Lakes and Streams
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,850. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
Michigan has between 10 and 11 thousand lakes and ponds, and more than 35 thousand miles of inland rivers and streams, almost of which are public waters. This book is targeted toward the hundreds of thousands of fishermen who do not know their rights on public waters and are either unwilling or unable to hire an attorney to enforce those rights.
Arctic Glass: Six Years of Adventure Stories from Alaska and Beyond
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 113,510. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
"Arctic Glass: Six Years of Adventure Stories from Alaska and Beyond" is an anthology of thirty-three adventure stories spanning more than six years and places ranging from the frozen Alaska wilderness to the Himalayas of Nepal. Endurance racing, cycling, and self-actualization amid stunning outdoor landscapes are common themes in these compelling vignettes about "The Adventure of Life."
Peak Fulfillment - Colorado's 54 Highest Peaks in One Fine Summer
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 60,950. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering
From wildflower-studded valleys to treacherous talus, husband and wife team Phil and Suzanne Brink keep climbing to reach the top of every fourteen-thousand feet tall peak in Colorado. With 54 "Fourteeners" scattered around the state, they must move fast if they're going to reach the summit of # 54 before the snow flies and the money runs out!
How To Organise A Rugby Tour Without Going Insane
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,640. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports business
(5.00 from 1 review)
From concept to conduct, this book will support the planning and logistical considerations in taking any sporting team on a tour. Logically outlined, it will support any team at any level to participate in domestic or international amatuer tournaments.
Bushwhack: A Serial Story of Off-Trail Hiking & Camping in the Pacific Northwest Wilderness
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 56,360. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
Three women, six men, and one dog, set out on a good-intentioned, multi-day, off-trail hiking adventure. Laughing, joking, even flirting with each other, it all starts out so well. Until... well, you'll have to read it to find out. To experience this book as intended, as a serial story, please read only one chapter per day, if you can resist the temptation.