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Enhancing Performance: Mental Training for Coaches, Athletes, and Parents
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 63,300. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology
This book describes the methods and mental skills necessary for optimal performance in individual and team sports. Forty brief chapters representing such topics as attention and concentration, goal-setting, imagery, mental preparation, and mental toughness are covered. The book will be of interest to coaches, college and club level athletes, high school players, and athletes' parents
How to Catch Fish with the Three Inch DOA Shrimp
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,570. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Archery
Most inshore gamefish love to eat shrimp, which makes the DOA Shrimp one of the most effective lures you can use. This little books tells you when to use the Shrimp, which colors to use, how to rig it for different conditions, and several different fishing techniques that prove effective. Catch more and bigger fish with the DOA Shrimp!
The Tradition of Cheating at the Sport of Kings
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 19,490. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Legal systems
(4.94 from 18 reviews)
Most race horses, despite strict regulations prohibiting it, are given illegal drugs on race day. Glenn Thompson, a race horse trainer with over 30 years of experience, reveals the darkest secrets behind the scenes of the Sport of Kings. By shining a light on these secrets, he hopes to change the pattern and return decency and honor to horse racing.
Ten Top Redfish Flies - And How to Tie Them
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,740. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
Do you want to catch redfish on fly? This little ebook, the result of 25 years worth of on-the-water research and observation, shares with the reader ten of the most effective redfish flies available, as well as concise instructions on how to fish them. Fly tiers will appreciate the links to tying instructions. Do you want to catch more and bigger redfish? Read this book!
63 Defense: A Winning Youth Defense
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Price: $25.00 USD. Words: 46,410. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
The 63 Defense using both read and stack pressure concepts made famous by the 33 Stack Defense. It blends these concepts along with the zone coverage, Tampa cover 2 concepts, and aggressive 34 outside linebacker techniques to give you an aggressive defense that is fundamentally sound yet very simple to install. Coach Gregory goes into great detail about installation, practice, and adjustments.
At Home in the Bushes: Busking, Bikes and the Lure of the Open Road
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,000. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014 by Scratching Shed Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Thompson Crowley was a man with a love of adventure. Not for him, a life of humdrum domesticity and routine. So one day, with his guitar and a few essentials strapped into place, he set out from his home patch near Lincoln and hit the road north. His mode of transport? An old bicycle that wasn't long for this world. This is the charming, funny and occasionally poetic story of what happened next.
Golf Yips - Practical Exercises and Mental Routines to Overcome The Yips
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 18,130. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
(5.00 from 1 review)
Over the last 10 years or more, the Author, Jonathan Adler, has been helping golfers to overcome their yips. Here he shares his experiences and techniques.
When the Yankees Were on the Fritz --Revisiting the "Horace Clark Era"
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 89,060. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
"When the Yankees Were on the Fritz" is about a low time in New York Yankee history, the Horace Clarke Era, 1966-1974. Fritz's scouts had sold him on the concept that if he were on the Yankees he would be getting a World Series check almost every season, but instead, the Yankees fell to last place in the American League for the first time ever. Fritz never did get a World Series check.
Running Technique
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Series: Running Technique Tips. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 63,990. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports training
(5.00 from 11 reviews)
A practical guide for distance runners to learn and train for the fundamentals of good running technique. Recognize problems with running form that cause injury, or frustrate achievement of your goals. A complete framework of coordination training, mental cues and a training philosophy to improve running technique. Foreword by Philo Saunders PhD, Senior Physiologist, Australian Institute of Sport.
I'd Trade Him Again: Wayne Gretzky & Peter Pocklington
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,490. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
THE TRADE! 25 years later, in the annals of professional hockey, no incident has resulted in such furor, such angst among Canadians as did the decision by team owner Peter Pocklington to trade Edmonton Oiler Wayne Gretzky to the Los Angeles Kings. Pocklington's biographers focus on the relationship between the two men, today and during the heady heydays of the five-time Stanley Cup champion team.
"Horse Tricks" Featuring Dr. Sutherland's System of Educating the Horse (Annotated) Together with "A Handful of Feats"
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Series: Horse Training How-To, Book 9. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 35,880. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
This book offers 44 tricks a horse might be taught plus a quick and easy fix for horses that bite. Part I, first published in 1861 and written by GH Sutherland, presents 39 tricks annotated for the modern horseman. Part II, penned in recent times by John Lyons Certified Trainer Keith Hosman, explains 5 "feats" - each feat having proven quite popular at his training clinics conducted about the U.S.
How to Fix Basketball Games
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,240. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
Changing a few rules in basketball will make the game much fairer and more enjoyable. The major changes concern intentional fouls near the end of a game and the fouling out rule. Other subjects discussed include changes in time outs, changing the shot clock to 24 or 30 seconds, and better use of replay. Logical explanations for change are given, and fairness is the most important criterion.
101 Great Hikes Above Silicon Valley: Pre-planned trail adventures for all ability levels of hikers, runners, bikers, horses...and even dogs
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 30,490. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
Don't have time to plan where to head outdoors this weekend? Try one of the beginner, intermediate, or advanced hikes detailed in this guide. 37 nearby parks are profiled, with information on trails and facilities, including slope, climb, and mileage, plus easy reference charts to find the perfect hike. Most hikes can be done in 3-4 hours within a 1-hour drive from the heart of Silicon Valley.
Racing Justice
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Series: Ruthless to Win. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 122,980. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
In a year which will change Simon Aron’s life forever, his friendship and loyalty will be tested by every woman he ever knew, and one will betray him. Mallory, an old girlfriend with whom he raced a Cobra while they were at college, has been kidnapped by a brutal mobster in the pay of Fred Minster to keep her out of Le Mans, the top endurance race in the world.
Tiger Combat: TanDao Martial Arts
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 19,170. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Get the edge for realistic self defense. Master Lawrence Tan takes your style beyond punching, with advanced hand/finger techniques, an updated stance, exercises and new strategic principles. Shaolin Animal Kung Fu and Bruce Lee's JKD form the TanDao Tiger System. Diagrams and photos illustrate modern application of hidden biomechanics and tactics used by the masters. Unleash your inner tiger!
História dos Campeonatos de Futebol em Portugal, 1974 a 1980
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Price: $2.60 USD. Words: 73,030. Language: Portuguese. Published: August 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
A mais completa obra sobre o futebol português em números. Este livro diz respeito ao período dos campeonatos de futebol, de 1974 a 1980, em que engloba todos os acontecimentos, histórias, finais, resultados e classificações das 1ª, 2ª e 3ª divisões, e Taças de Portugal 
Accurate Iron Play: A RuthlessGolf.com Quick Guide
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,800. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2012 by Defiant Publishing LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
Everybody wants to hit the ball a little closer to the hole. "Accurate Iron Play" focuses on the techniques that help you better judge distance and direction with your irons and then put the ball where you meant it to go.
Junichi Haga's Secrets of Kendo, Volume 1
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,090. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Junichi Haga, genius of Kendo who lived in the Showa Period. The Kendo and methods for practice that Haga believed in were carefully protected, and that Kendo, some forty years after Haga’s death, is still alive today. Uki Terukuni, who received instruction directly from Haga, explains Haga’s Kendo.
Running Form Drills
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Series: Running Technique Tips. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,180. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013. Category: 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.
Skagerrak and Back
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Price: $2.40 USD. Words: 32,080. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
“Skagerrak and Back” is the story of my North Sea circuit aboard my 27ft yacht. This is not a tale of astonishing derring-do and bravery in the face of insurmountable odds. Neither does it purport to be a pilot book or sailing directions. It’s just the story of an achieveable summer cruise aboard a seaworthy wee boat.