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Plan & Go | High Sierra Trail: All you need to know to complete the Sierra Nevada's best kept secret
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 37,990. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking
Plan & Go | High Sierra Trail is the ultimate guide to hiking the 72-mile route from the Giant Forest in Sequoia National Park to Whitney Portal at the base of Mt. Whitney. In a clear and concise manner, the book describes the highlights and unique characteristics of the ‘HST’ and provides all the essential planning information to save you time and effort with your own preparations.
Welcome to Mintland
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,380. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Cheerleading
What if someone repeatedly said you were the best in the world and you dared to believe it? More than a team, it was a state of mind. Welcome to Mintland is a story about the meteoric rise of a mini allstar cheerleading team, The 2015 Stingray Allstars Peppermint a team that defined teamwork, and dreamed big. Read about the teams seeming impossible journey to the Allstar Cheerleading Summit.
Soccer Training Blueprints: 15 Ready-to-Run Sessions for Outstanding Attacking Play
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 30,680. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2016 by Bennion Kearny. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Soccer
Are you a busy coach and time is tight? Would you like to get hands on with ready-to-use session templates quickly? Then this book is for you! Minimizing jargon and looking to maximize the limited contact time you have with your players, Soccer Training Blueprints is a must-read practical book for coaches of all levels.
Deliberate Soccer Practice: 50 Defending Football Exercises to Improve Decision-Making
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 19,330. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2016 by Bennion Kearny. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Soccer
Aimed at soccer coaches of all levels, but with a particular emphasis on coaches who work with youth players, 50 Defending Football Exercises to Improve Decision-Making is comprised of 10 Individual Defending Practices, 10 Small Group Practices, 10 Position-Specific Practices, 14 Single-Sided Games, and 6 Scenario-Based Practices.
The Modern Soccer Coach: Pre-Season Training
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 50,660. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2016 by Bennion Kearny. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Soccer
Aimed at soccer coaches of all levels who work with players of all age groups, this book focuses on maximizing every minute you have with your team. With over 60 training exercises designed specifically to challenge your players to their maximum physically, technically, tactically, and mentally, this is pre-season training like you have never seen it before.
GOLF, Why Jack Nicklaus Is Sitting Pretty With His Major Winning Record Atop The Mountain
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,630. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
Ever since Young Tom Morris banged a gutta ball down fairways, fans have debated who was the greatest golfer of them all. Jack Nicklaus is now in a comfy position atop the Major mountain that few can hope to reach.
Clubbing With Faldo, I Play Bagman For A Golfing Great
Price: Free! Words: 1,280. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
I enjoyed spending a day as Nick Faldo's caddie during a golf event in Hong Kong. The newspaper I worked for decided that it would make a good story. Sir Nick has a sharp tongue at times, but he played the perfect gentleman and didn't take a verbal swing at me. I escaped before he could change his mind.
The Miracle Runner! He Completed A 100-mile Race In The Himalayas 57 Years After A Bus Crushed His Leg As A Five-year-old
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
Andrew Jardine has been called the Miracle Runner because of his feat in running a 100-mile race in the Himalayas 57 years after a bus crushed his right leg when he was five years old. This is his story ...
GOLF, ‘Maestro’ Bobby Locke 1917-1987
Price: Free! Words: 1,700. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
Bobby Locke, winner of four British Open titles in his heyday, also played so well on the US PGA Tour that he was banned. He made too much cash to the consternation of the other players. I played a round of golf with my boyhood hero shortly before he died.
Disaster Management Techniques - Water Harvesting and Storage
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,450. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2016 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Outdoor Skills
This book is going to tell you all about the ways and means in which you can find water, which is of course the most important resource for survival, now that the 21st-century has reached the stage of natural disasters every year, thanks to climatic changes, and human beings fiddling with the natural ecological makeup of Mother Nature.
Bass Fishing Guide for Beginner- Hauling in Your First Fish Quickly!
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,030. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Outdoor activities
This ebook is a simple and comprehensive guide to help you enjoy your bass fishing and stay safe. I share some of the skills and methods about bass fishing which will shorten the time before you haul in your first fish! Easier and quicker! You don’t need special qualifications or a lot of cash to do it well, but the great hobby will give you new challenges as well as new discoveries full of fun.
Jamie Vardy's Having a Party: Leicester City's Miracle Season
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,290. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Jamie Vardy's incredible rags-to-riches rise from the oblivion of non-league football to shoot his Leicester City team to the top of the English Premier League and lead England's attack in Euro 2016.
Ultimate Fight Chat- A Guide to Becoming an Armchair Expert
Price: Free! Words: 13,310. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Have you ever watched the UFC and wished you knew more? "Ultimate Fight Chat" is the ultimate guide to all things UFC. Grapple with the interesting fun facts, insights and detailed information about the birth of the worlds fastest growing sport, to the rise of one of its most meteoric icons, "Ultimate Fight Chat" promises to fast track you from lightweight amateur to heavyweight armchair expert.
A Tribute To Muhammad Ali (Champ, Entertainer, Humanitarian)
Price: Free! Words: 15,700. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Biography
Muhammad Ali was an American Olympic and professional boxer and activist. He is widely regarded as one of the most significant and celebrated sports figures of the 20th century. From early in his career, Ali was known as an inspiring, controversial and polarizing figure both inside and outside the ring.
Win 'Em All - Little Laurel Wins Montana's Biggest Basketball Trophy
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 50,710. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
A piece of sports history from Montana - an undersized team from one of the state's smaller high schools goes undefeated and wins its first state basketball championship by beating a bigger team (enrollment and lineup) in overtime, witnessed by the biggest crowd for a basketball game in Treasure State history. A vivid description from a sportswriter who was there takes you back to a glorious time.
Three Dubs-Straight Out Of High School
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 9,910. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
This is the life story of Bill "Poodle" Willoughby. A former 8 year National Basketball Association and the first and youngest player to be drafted to the NBA straight out of high school. His story is inspiring to people of all ages and for those who are trying to overcome obstacles of all sorts.
Kevin Durant - Rise Above And Shoot, The Kevin Durant Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,440. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2016 by James Wilson. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Have you ever wondered how Kevin Durant became one of the best basketball players on the court today? In this book, you’ll discover the most comprehensive biography of the man behind the legend yet. A full biography of his career from high school to the NBA is covered including the highs and lows, along with some explosive insider information never seen before. Would You Like To Know More?
Kobe Bryant - A League Of His Own, Kobe Bryant
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,630. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2016 by James Wilson. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Have you ever wondered what makes Kobe great and sets him apart? Whether you’re an aspiring athlete seeking to take inspiration from one of basketballs greats and discover how to overcome challenges while training to be the best or simply a fan wanting to know more, this inspiring book lays out the full Kobe Bryant story as it has never been told before!
Tigers by the Tale: Great Games at Michigan & Trumbull
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 83,220. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2016 by Society for American Baseball Research. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / Essays & Writings
For over 100 years, Michigan and Trumbull was the scene of some of the most exciting baseball ever. This book, the collaborative work of 34 members of the Society for American Baseball Research (SABR), portrays 50 classic games at the corner, spanning the earliest days of Bennett Park until Tiger Stadium’s final closing act. From Ty Cobb to Mickey Cochrane, Hank Greenberg to Al Kaline.
A Forgotten First National Championship: The 1914 Army Football Team
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 186,880. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
See how the Army college football team was able to win all nine games during the 1914 season. Army decisively played and defeated teams from Rutgers, Colgate, Villanova, Notre Dame, Navy and others. The team was later named by the NCAA as one of three national college football champions for 1914. Players included future Generals Bradley and Van Fleet and Hall of Fame coach Bob Neyland.