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From Underdog to Winner: In Pursuit of 100% Performance
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 81,610. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2017 by Frendship Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology
John Pfitsch (1919-2012), coach at Grinnell College for 50 years, and Barbara Waite, former chair of the Sport Psychology Program at The University of Iowa, square off to scrutinize theories and philosophies behind 100% performance, Coach Pfitsch’s term for the best his athletes had to offer. A conversation between Waite and Pfitsch’s ghost reveals more than how to win sport contests.
Dr. Dyslexia’s Guide to Sports Psychology for Equestrians
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,790. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology
In her revolutionary book, Dr. Dyslexia’s Guide to Sports Psychology for Equestrians, Margot Nacey explains the psychological concept of trauma, when not processed and released, as the root cause of sports failure. Throughout her book Nacey offers equestrians state of the art tools from EMDR, Energy Psychology, Brainspotting and her Mental Advantage Program to enhance and expand performance.
Everything Your Coach Never Told You Because You're a Girl
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 51,930. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Soccer, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology
This is what your coaches would have said to you if you were a boy, told through the story of a small-college team that won more games than it ever had a right to win. It’s an inspiring and straightforward look at the qualities that define the most competitive females, and what separates the ones who get it from the ones who don't. It's the call-to-arms for competitive female athletes.
Pacific Crest Trials: A Psychological and Emotional Guide to Successfully Thru-Hiking the Pacific Crest Trail
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 51,800. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology
"Pacific Crest Trials: A Psychological and Emotional Guide to Successfully Thru-Hiking the Pacific Crest Trail" gives aspiring PCT thru-hikers the tools necessary to succeed in their 2,650 mile goal.
The Hidden Motor: The Psychology of Cycling
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 60,880. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2016 by Bennion Kearny. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology
Written for connoisseurs of cycling, but equally rewarding for general readers, the book examines cycling from the viewpoint of classic psychological studies, and stage and race histories, as well as interviews with former professional riders. The Hidden Motor is a must-read book for anyone who wants to know all about this most exceptional of sports.
The Three Principles of Outstanding Golf - How A Golfer's Mind Really Works.
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 50,730. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology
This book offers a simple, common-sense approach to the mental side of the game. Less thinking, rather than more thinking is the way forward. This book shows you how to take the first step.
The Tennis Parent's Bible 2nd Edition
Price: $39.99 USD. Words: 100,420. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Tennis, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology
The ultimate goal of the second edition of The Tennis Parent’s Bible is to maximize player potential at the quickest rate. Specific roles and responsibilities of the player, coach(s) and parents are outlined for greater synergy, team harmony and accelerate athletic growth.
Mental Coaching For Fighters
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 62,150. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology
How to improve mental resilience for combative and sporting applications.
Tipping The Balance: The Mental Skills Handbook For Athletes [Sport Psychology Series]
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 69,100. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2014 by Bennion Kearny. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology
Tipping The Balance offers contemporary evidence-based and highly practical mental strategies that help an athlete to develop the crucial mental skills that enable them to thrive under pressure, perform consistently when it matters most, and enjoy the challenge of the big event.
The Aging Athlete - Inspirational Interviews With Some of the Fittest Survivors of Elite Athleticism
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 83,620. Language: American English. Published: March 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology
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"The concept is provocative. It is somehow counterintuitive to think of great athletes becoming unfit in old age. The recent suit brought against the NFL by former players indicates the fitness and health can erode all too quickly. The aging pursuers of fitness featured in 'The Aging Athlete' are the exceptions. We can learn from their own stories of perseverance." Tom Jones, Author, 40plussports
The Successful Golfer: Practical Fixes for the Mental Game of Golf
Series: Peak Performance, Book 3. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 50,460. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013 by Bennion Kearny. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology
The Successful Golfer addresses 50 of the most common faults that players experience and which hold them back. These include hitting the self-destruct button when winning, nervousness on the first tee, and losing focus off poor drives. The second part of the book contains explanations of cutting edge research, and the third part offers techniques including preshot routines and goal setting.
Enhancing Performance: Mental Training for Coaches, Athletes, and Parents
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 63,300. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2013. Categories: 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

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