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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.
Pulsing Hand
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Series: Diamond Palm Breaking Techniques, Book 7. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 2,180. Language: Canadian English. Published: October 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Short power is one thing. In fact, short power is a useful skill to have. But if someone claims that they can shoot energy into a brick and break it with a soft touch, they should be able to demonstrate this ability in a way that cannot be explained away by physics, leverage, or body mechanics.
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.
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.
Youth Double Wing: A Winning Youth Offense
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Price: $20.00 USD. Words: 52,300. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This book covers how to implement it, coach it, and utilize it with a variety of youth football teams. The system as been field tested for over ten years by not only the author but from coaches around the country who sing its praise. The system is simple, efficient, and effective while teaching the core fundamentals.
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.
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.
What Is Wrong with My Horse?
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Series: Horse Training How-To, Book 3. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,220. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
A book full of solutions for the horse owner. In three parts. Section I: "Fright" in it's myriad forms. Section II: Neglect your lawn, get weeds. Neglect your car, break down. Neglect your horse... collect trips to the ER. Here's what you need to know to keep your horse tuned-up and out of trouble. Section III: Step-by-step fixes for the most common problems faced by horse owners.
Learn to Fly-Cast in a Weekend
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 30,770. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
A guide to understanding how fly casting really works and sixteen innnovative exercises to take you from your first tentative steps to mastery of the double haul. The print version of this book has sold over 2500 copies and assisted thousands of anglers to finally master their casting and improve their enjoyment of their fishing. Now updated and available as an eBook.
100 Fly Fishing Tips, Tricks and Techniques
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 21,060. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
(4.60 from 5 reviews)
Over one hundred useful and thought provoking ways of improving the way your rig your fly fishing gear. Information on sharpening hooks, modifying tackle and fly lines and much more. Mostly learned in the crucible of high end competative fly fishing. Filled with useful tips for beginner and expert alike and illustrated with dozens of clear diagrams and graphics
Be Brave, Be Strong: A Journey Across the Great Divide
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 123,090. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
(4.43 from 7 reviews)
This is an inspiring and often harrowing account of Jill Homer's record-breaking, 2,740-mile mountain bike ride from Canada to Mexico along the Great Divide. The book follows the thrilling adventure, grueling physical challenges, and emotional turmoil of an ordinary person trying to do something extraordinary.
The Summer Dance Intensive Handbook: How to Choose the Best Program for Your Child and Help Your Dancer Get the Most Out of the Experience
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,320. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports training
(1.00 from 1 review)
Thousands of girls and boys attend summer dance intensives every year. Choosing the right one and preparing for it can prove a stressful experience -- until the creation of this handbook. Prepared by the mother of a male dancer who has "been there and done that," this handbook offers practical advice for parents and dancers.
Grappling 101: How to Avoid Being Bullied on the Mat (for Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu [BJJ] & Submission Grapplers)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,440. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
This is the "Bully Proof" for beginning grapplers. It’ll help you develop a force field to help shield you from making newbie mistakes. The advice in Grappling 101 is information that people will not share with you during instruction or drill, but will tell you at the most inopportune moments. They are pointers that everyone should give you on day one, but end up as sporadic pieces of advice.
SEMI-PRO-AM: The Basketball Reality You Never Knew
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,630. Language: American English. Published: January 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
The untold true story of a Basketball Reality where NBA All Stars matchup with Footlocker Employees, FIBA World Champions face High School Wannabes and where the salary of one team’s 12th man equals that of this team’s entire roster. 15 men battle the opposition, each other and themselves to succeed against everyone from the Sport’s Bottom Feeders and those who feast at its Highest Table.
Low Ferritin
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 23,390. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
(5.00 from 1 review)
Why are young runners prone to low iron stores today? More than half are testing low in ferritin. What is it about? To medical professionals, it's often an indicator for iron supplementation. How does the human body utilize iron and what depletes it? Coaches most likely understand half of this equation. Why do iron supplements work for some runners and not for others?
Hauhungaroa Reds
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 55,640. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: February 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hunting
Rising out of the pristine waters of New Zealand’s Great Lake, Taupo, the Hauhungaroa ranges lay silhouetted against the lakes western sunset. The bush-clad valleys, ridges, saddles and clearings are the home of wild red deer. For 30 years I have hunted them, first as a meat hunter, then for sport and meat for my own use. The stories in this book are a collection of memorable stalks that I’ve had.
A Guide To Ultimate Tent Camping
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,660. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Outdoor Skills
A guide to ultimate tent camping offers a step by step guide on how to completely enjoy the outdoors camping in tent. You do not have to for go the luxuries of home just because you are tent camping. Learn how to set up a kitchen that includes a kitchen sink, cook delicious and nutritious meals and much more.
The Modern Soccer Coach 2014: A Four Dimensional Approach
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 40,790. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013 by Bennion Kearny. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
The modern soccer player is technically more capable, physically faster and stronger, and has access to more coaching and sports science resources than ever. Aimed at Soccer coaches of all levels and with players of all ages and abilities The Modern Soccer Coach identifies the areas that must be targeted by coaches to maximize a team’s potential – the Technical, Tactical, Physical and Mental.
Pressing Palm
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Series: Diamond Palm Breaking Techniques, Book 8. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 3,060. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
(5.00 from 1 review)
Here, I would like to touch on the many physical aspects of proper or correct body Movements as pertained to this particular endeavor of Board, Brick, or Cement breaking.
What Every Hitter Must Know
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Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 7,670. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
A hitting instructional book for baseball and softball players. The fact-based, time tested hitting development program is one of a kind.