Welcome to Smashwords!

Check out our new interface for discovering great ebooks! Read the official announcement at the Smashwords Blog.

Please confirm your erotica preferences.

Learn more about erotica controls. You may change these settings at any time.

[Close]

Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling

Be Brave, Be Strong: A Journey Across the Great Divide
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 123,090. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(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.
Taken for a Ride: Chasing a Young Lance Armstrong
Price: $15.99 USD. Words: 60,540. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
I met Lance Armstrong in 1992 and began a journalist-athlete relationship that lasted, roller-coaster style, for eight years. This is the story of the young Lance, before he became world famous, and later, infamous. Lance influenced a lot of people. He changed a lot of lives. Some for good. Some not for good. I only know that he changed mine for the better. I can’t change that. I wouldn’t want to.
Vagabond on a Bicycle
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,650. Language: American English. Published: March 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
(5.00 from 1 review)
This book comprises sixteen articles describing my bicycle trips in/on Route 66, the Santa Fe Trail, the Natchez Trace, the Deep South of the United States, New England, Montana to Alaska, Maritime Canada, Washington state to Israel, Northern Europe, Eastern Hungary, South Africa, New Zealand, Tonga, the Cook Islands, and Central Chile.
Arctic Glass: Six Years of Adventure Stories from Alaska and Beyond
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 113,510. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2012. Categories: 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."
How To Mountain Bike - Your Step-By-Step Guide To Mountain Biking
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,900. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports training, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
- How to mountain bike the right way. - Mountain biking jumping secrets revealed. - Bunny hop mountain bike tricks. - Wheelie mountain biking tips. - How to ride the mountain bike on trails. - How to ride the mountain bike on rocky terrain. - Step-by-step mountain biking techniques. - Gear shifting tricks explained. - How to choose the right clothing for mountain biking.
Watch Your Line: Techniques to Improve Road Cycling Skills (Second Edition)
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 14,060. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
This book presents a systematic approach to improving road cycling skills and efficiency. The author presents the "Four-P's" for Position, Pedal, Precision, and Practice to orient, organize, reinforce, and remind the rider of the principles presented.
Blazing Bicycle Saddles
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,820. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is the very funny story of six South Africans - mainly writers - who, on a whim, decide to explore "Darkest Europe and bring back to Africa stories about its strange natives". On hired bikes (none had cycled since childhood) they began with a 1 000 kilometre ride down the Danube. Over the years many other regions were explored. The story is told by their not terribly good leader.
Tour De Ireland (a Cycling Fan's Ride Around Ireland)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,870. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
Tour de Ireland (A cycling fan's ride around Ireland) is the story of a cyclist's return to his native country. It is an attempt to re-engage with home and re-discover the ancient land of saints and scholars that is Ireland.
Don't Let Your Bike Seat Ruin Your Sex Life: Ergonomic Bike Seats And Practical Pointers That Could Save Your Sex Life
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,100. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Sexual health
What if I were to tell you that Your Bike Seat has a direct impact on Your Sex Life? Read this book and develop expertise in finding the best ergonomic bike seat and adjusting it correctly on your bike so that your sex life is no longer negatively impacted!
A Weekend Trip From Blois to Chambord: Volume 1 of Best Cycling Itineraries in France Guidebook Series
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 15,390. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
The first volume of the Best Cycling Itineraries in France Guidebook Series, “A Weekend Trip From Blois To Chambord”, is one of the most exciting bicycling itineraries in the Loire, and perhaps in all of France. Arriving at this magnificent castle by bike is an experience of a lifetime. And now you can learn to plan a weekend bicycling trip there for less than the cost of a Michelin map!
Riding into The Sunrise - Recollections of a bicycle journey across Russia
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 89,390. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
(5.00 from 1 review)
Spring 1993. 14 months earlier the USSR had collapsed and with Russia accessible once more Gregory Yeoman and his expedition companions set off on their bicycles to ride from the Baltic to the Pacific. Over 153 days they encountered wild landscapes, wild people, crumbling hotels and Siberia’s two cheeses on an extraordinary adventure through a nation finding itself after 70 years of Communism.
Two-Stoke Motorized Bicycle Handbook
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,500. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks & Manuals
An illustrated how-to guide on building and troubleshooting a two stroke motorized bicycle.
Letters to a Driving Nation - Exploring the Conflict between Drivers and Cyclists
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,730. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Driver education, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
Why do some drivers get so annoyed by the mere presence of cyclists on their roads? Why do cyclists react to drivers the way they do?
The Real World User Guide for ebikes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,930. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports safety
This Real World User Guide tells of the author's (funny/painful) experiences & ebiking realizations whilst electric bike riding some 3500kms on Swiss urban & mountain trails. Hopefully his mistakes, learned the hard way, should help answer all your electric bike questions & help you (or a loved one!) make the right decisions when reviewing, buying & riding an expensive (& fast) electric bike.
Bicycle Voyages: Elements of a Successful Cycling Tour
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,060. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Ever dreamed of taking off across your state, your country, or maybe even the world on your bicycle? Just you, whatever you can carry, and the road? Then Bicycle Voyages is the ultimate resource to help you make that dream a reality. Emily Metzloff, a seasoned bike tourist and former tour leader, walks you through everything you need to know about planning and executing a successful tour.
Memories of the Great Divide
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 37,710. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
A memoir of two guys ride along the Continental Divide. Their route followed the Great Divide Mountain Bike Route from Banff Canada to the Mexican Border and is listed as the longest mountain bike ride in the world traversing the lower Canadian Rockies, Montana, Idaho, Wyoming, Colorado, New Mexico ending at the border area of Antelope Wells
Training Tips for Cyclists
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,400. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
This detailed, illustrated guide will help cyclists close the gap between their present fitness and their potential fitness by training smarter, not by struggling against the effects of aging.
5 Nutrition Tips for Cycling Performance
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports nutrition
This book teaches the foundation nutritional principles that will give cyclists the tools to optimize their rides. The topics covered include a guide to eating before, during, and after your ride.
Tyred Out, Cycling Adventures In Scotland
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 72,090. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A collection of short stories about cycling adventures in Scotland. Starting with a crash, then crossing the country from coast to coast, visiting the islands and west coast, and ending with some bikepacking, a haunted bothy and a race.
How to Bike America, the Psychology Needed for any Large Undertaking
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 43,550. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
If the undertaking you have before you is a large one, this book is for you! It will help to expand the size of your thinking and establish you in the place where all big accomplishment first occurs, the mind. Reading this book or just select chapters from it will vicariously build for you the mindset needed to pedal long distances on a bike...

Related Categories