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Spirit of Golf - Skills and Drills: Peak Performance Techniques for the Athletic Mind
Price: $10.95 USD. Words: 36,770. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
Top teaching professionals agree that rarely is it from a lack of physical talent and hard work that most golfers hold themselves back. Instead, it is a mindset of impatience, frustration, anxiety, and doubt that gets in the way; emotional qualities which add tension and resistance to the body and sabotage states of peak performance time and again. A practical “how to” book that is heralded...
Guide Flies: Simple, Durable Flies that Catch Fish.
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 30,790. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
What flies do the professionals go to when the chips are down? In Guide flies, Tim Rolston, international competitive angler, national fly fishing team coach, guide and author provides all the information you need to manufacture your own highly effective fly patterns. Illustrated with superb graphics, external video content and a splash of humour.
Elbrus By Any Means: An Unconventional Ascent of Europe's Highest Mountain
Series: Footsteps on the Mountain travel diaries, Book 17. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 15,630. Language: British English. Published: August 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Mark Horrell boards a cable car at the village of Azau, a ski resort in the Baksan Valley on the southern side of Elbrus, the first of many forms of transport he takes across both summits as he traverses the mountain to its wilder northern side. This is the humorous account of an unusual ascent of Europe's highest mountain, and will appeal to anyone with a total disregard for cheating.
Saturday Morning Wake-Up Call: A 21st Century Survival Guide for High School Football Coaches
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,230. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Football, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
(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.
A Team Study Championship Principles
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,890. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
This booklet contains thirteen commitment standards– each with a story and discussion points and questions to help athletes understand a championship culture.
Wisdom of the Raven: The Mystic Way of Cabal Fang
Series: The Cabal Fang Martial Arts Study Course, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,560. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts, Nonfiction » New Age » Mysticism
A blend of fact and fable, the practical and the esoteric, 'Wisdom of the Raven' instructs the reader in the spiritual underpinnings of Cabal Fang Martial Arts. Learn the basics of the Three Sisters -- contemplation, meditation, and prayer -- and how they come together to inform the mystic experience.
El secreto de aumentar la flexibilidad en inclinaciones hacia delante
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,800. Language: Spanish. Published: May 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Yoga, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports training
Cómo lograr el aumento de flexibilidad en las inclinaciones hacía delante más rápido y sin dañarse
Rudow's e-Guide to Deep Dropping
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2012. Categories: 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.
Rudow's e-Guide to DelMarVa Inshore & Offshore Fishing
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 20,660. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
Noted fishing author Lenny Rudow has written literally thousands of how-to/where-to fishing articles through the years, and Rudow's e-Guide to Delamrva Inshore & Offshore Fishing offers dedicated anglers the best of his works. It includes detailed, in-depth information on oceanic species ranging from tuna to golden tilefish to sea bass, plus many others.
Yakking with the Thunder Dragon: Walking Bhutan's Epic Snowman Trek
Series: Footsteps on the Mountain travel diaries, Book 9. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 28,620. Language: British English. Published: March 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
More people have climbed Everest than completed the Snowman Trek. Mark Horrell sets out to walk the famous long-distance trail in the magical Himalayan kingdom of Bhutan, where economic welfare is measured not in Gross Domestic Product, but a commodity known as Gross National Happiness. Along the way he encounters feisty yaks and dramatic mountain landscapes. This is his travel diary.
Anabolic Steroids: A Concise Guide
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,990. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Weightlifting
This brief guide gives an overview of anabolic steroids and discusses each of the most common compounds (as well as related substances). It also covers, in a clear and frank way, their administration, doses, and related issues.
Cocuy Sniffing in Colombia: Walking One of South America's Classic Treks
Series: Footsteps on the Mountain travel diaries, Book 15. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 16,820. Language: British English. Published: March 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Mark Horrell sets out to trek and climb in the Sierra Nevada del Cocuy, an area which was previously a stronghold of drug funded guerrillas who would have regarded a climber, especially a foreign one, as easy ransom money. What he finds is a green and pleasant land of mountains, lakes and glaciers which belie Colombia's reputation as a den of terrorism. This is the diary of his journey.
Finding Forrest Fenn
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,740. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
(5.00 from 1 review)
If you have ever dreamed of treasure hunting and wondered about the mystery and intrigue; this book will bring you along with The Wolf and his wolfpack on an exciting adventure and their quest for Forrest Fenn's hidden $1 million treasure hidden somewhere in the Rocky Mountains north of Santa Fe.
Golfers Handbook - Save your golf game and your LIFE
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 15,800. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition
The Golfers Handbook is written for golfers of all levels and age groups as a tool to help lift their game to the next level. This book offers fantastic illustrations and includes 33 demonstration videos that are accessible through QR codes to assist the reader and help them learn efficiency of body movement and how to maintain energy levels and focus both on and off the golf course.
Riding Fear Free: Help for Fearful Riders and Their Teachers, by Laura Daley and Jennifer Becton
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 50,470. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Are you a fearful rider or riding instructor who struggles to convince students that they can ride with confidence? Riding Fear Free can help. Riding Fear Free goes beyond the traditional equitation and horse training advice and straight to the real problem: fear. Learn how to apply the scientific principle of fear extinction and memory replacement, so you will never have another fearful ride.
Youth Sports: Still Failing Our Kids - How to Really Fix It
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,360. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology
Bob Bigelow, former NBA player and 25-year youth sports reform advocate, demonstrates how improved play models increase children’s skills. Bob has conducted unique quantitative studies that show how to truly solve the problems in today’s youth sports environment. Bob offers a genuine blueprint for success and real-world examples. If you really want to change kids’ sports, this book is a must-read!
An Incredible Journey: The Idlewild Expedition
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 77,820. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Hillbilly landlubber Ben Gray and his sons launched a 55 hp boat near their ranch in Alberta. 2,000 miles with portages and groundings to the Arctic Ocean. Then west past Alaska to the Bering St and turned back North and East through the ice choked NW Passage to circumnavigate the world in 2005. From hurricanes to pirates to being arrested to meeting lovely people, it was An Incredible Journey.
Rudow's e-Guide to Fishing Maryland's Public Lakes & Ponds
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,490. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing
The latest how-to, where-to e-guide from Lenny Rudow covers Maryland's freshwater fishing possibilities. Reservoirs like Piney Run, lakes such as Deep Creek, specific eastern shore ponds, and tactics and techniques for bass, crappie, and other freshwater fish are covered in detail.Whether you're a bank angler, a reservoir runner, or a pond hopper, you'll find this one interesting.
Off The Map: Fifty-Five Weeks of Adventuring in the Great American Wilderness and Beyond
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,470. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Off The Map is a collection of fifty-five outdoor adventures that take place along the rougher and more precarious edges of our country's natural splendor. If you enjoy tales of haunted hotels and hot springs, hypothermia and heat exhaustion, as well as snapshots of the most scenic locations this continent has to offer, Off The Map will satisfy your inquisitive and adventurous spirit.
Running Form Drills
Series: Running Technique Tips. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,180. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
Running Form Drills continues Brian Martin's examination of good running technique. This book explains how to practice running form drills and gives unique insights into how each drill can help you recognize and learn good running form. Put simply you can use Running Form Drills to help you learn how to run. Free online video resources complete a handy toolkit for any runner. Approx 12,000 words.