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Running Technique
Series: Running Technique Tips. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,980. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports training, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
(4.92 from 12 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.
20 Ways to Improve your Grappling Skills off the Mats - (Brazilian Jiu-jitsu {BJJ}, Submission Wrestling & Other Grappling Sports)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,670. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Wrestling, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
"20 Ways to Improve your Grappling Skills off the Mat" will share with you how you can increase your grappling abilities when you can’t make it to class. It discusses mindsets and approaches and it is designed to help you become a better grappler when no one is looking.
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.
A Warm Sea - Dreaming of Sailing and Making It Happen: Tales of Our Cruising Life in the Mediterranean
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 89,280. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing
This is the whimsical story of a couple who left their comfortable suburban life and embarked on a journey of exploration and self-discovery by living on board their sailboat and cruising the Mediterranean. It is about the challenges and delights of the cruising life, the cultures and histories from the Middle East to the Tuscan Islands, the friendly people they met, and the irresistible cuisines.
How To Fight Muay Thai - Your Step-By-Step Guide To Fighting Muay Thai
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,730. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports training
This “How To Fight Muay Thai” guide will give you all the history, traditions, customs, and basic techniques you need to know to begin Muay Thai. If you’ve always wanted to start Muay Thai, but weren’t sure what the techniques are and how to perform them, “How To Fight Muay Thai” will illustrate and explain basic techniques that you can learn quickly. You can then build on those basic techniques.
Ninja and Ninjutsu The Stealth Techniques of the Japanese Martial Art of Espionage and Invisibility
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,900. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2013 by Stories of Everyday's Woe Publishing House. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
The American adventurer and traveler Steven Klamm has a lifelong fascination for ninjas. In this book he tells you everything you want to know about ninjas and their stealth art, ninjtsu. You'll learn the basic techniques of ninjutsu through a series of instructive pictures.
Gold Prospecting & Placer Deposits: Finding Gold Made Simpler
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,840. Language: American English. Published: March 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Reference, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Outdoor Skills
Gold prospecting is growing in popularity. There are numerous books out there, but this one was written to read like a novel, yet teach you how you can be successful at finding some gold of your own. The old-timers didn't get it all, contrary to urban myth. This book is based on the author's lifetime of prospecting and is aimed at getting the beginner and the novice alike, into some gold!
Training and Eating the Vince Gironda Way
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 6,970. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Weightlifting
Originally written as two separate articles on Gironda’s training and nutrition, they’ve been combined due to readers’ requests. This modest volume of concentrated material gives a condensed introduction of Vince’s principles on training and nutrition for beginning bodybuilders, yet there are also surprising insights on Vince’s methods and ways to apply them even for advanced bodybuilders.
Boxing Science: Learn Boxing - The Critical First Few Days
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
True Boxing mastery will begin with understanding and practicing the fundamentals repeatedly. If you are learning boxing for sport, recreation or to compliment a martial arts study, this book will be invaluable during “The Critical First Few Days”. Through thorough introductions, drill instructions, and pictures you will learn stance, basic punches, how to move and how to use the punching bag.
Treasure Hunting for Profit With and Without a Metal Detector
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,620. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » General, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Outdoor Skills
If you dream of finding treasure but your searches usually turn up nothing or junk, then this book is for you. David Villanueva draws on his 40 plus years experience to show you how and where to find, and profit from, many types of lost or hidden valuables in Britain, all year round. You need little money to start as you will be finding stuff you preferably can get for free or for small change.
Tapmonster: Ideas about Grappling for Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (BJJ) and Submission Wrestling
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 17,810. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Wrestling
"Tapmonster" was written for that grappler who is looking for an extra edge and alternative approaches to grappling. In my decade of grappling, I have used many ideas to increase my skills. And since my inspiration has come from many sources, I did not hesitate to include ideas from academic research, other sports and from the ordinary man on the street in this book.
College Football Schemes and Techniques
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,440. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Football
Matt Zeigler's College Football Schemes and Techniques explores offensive, defensive and special teams methods utilized on the collegiate level. Coaches with experience in every major conference are the primary sources for CFST, including the SEC, ACC, Big 10, Big 12, Big East and PAC 12, plus the NFL and CFL.
Libro Entendiendo el Fútbol - Guía fácil de táctica y estrategia
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,510. Language: Spanish. Published: April 30, 2014 and represented by Editorial Universus. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Soccer, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
El mundial de Brasil 2014 está muy cerca y ya se escuchan las discusiones de fútbol en todas partes. No te quedes callado y demuéstrale a tus amigos quien sabe más.
Relaxed & Forward: Relationship Advice from Your Horse
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,570. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
From the popular Relaxed and Forward blog comes training advice combining the everyday fundamentals of dressage with mutual listening skills. Blake writes with a profound respect for horses and an articulate voice for humans, blending equal parts inspiration and un-common sense. It’s serious training communicated with humor and lightness, because horses like cheerful riders.
Sailing Adventures in Paradise.
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 98,940. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Water sports
Vivid chronicle of the authors four year sailing adventures in the paradise of the South Seas. Told through the eyes of his sailboat it is a most refreshing and knowledge filled narrative with many insights and problem solving events. Great reading for anyone planning or contemplating planning their own sailing adventure cruise. Includes '101 Dollar Saving Tips' useful for the cruising sailor.
The Kobe Code: Eight Principles For Success -- An Insider's Look into Los Angeles Laker Kobe Bryant's Warrior Life & the Code He Lives By
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,220. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Strength & Honor. A code that Kobe Bryant seems to live by. This inspiring & practical guide takes a unique spin on the traditional unauthorized biography by providing insight into how Kobe approaches his life, on & off the court. Also, by highlighting Eight Principles For Success pulled from various stages in his life, this book allows you to potentially apply these practices to your own life.
Marathon Training Secrets - A Step By Step Guide To Running Your First Marathon
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,960. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
Do you want to run a marathon? If you're serious about running your first marathon without turning your whole world upside down preparing for it, then this new book by top UK personal trainer - Jago Holmes is the one for you. "Marathon Training Secrets - A Step By Step Guide To Running Your First Marathon" is a great read and inspirational training program for beginners and intermediate runners.
Celestial Navigation for the Complete Idiot - A Simple Explanation
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,310. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2009 by Magic Lamp Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating & sailing
At last - a plain English explanation of a valuable navigation procedure, without complicated diagrams, astronomy, or strange scientific words. Reading this book is guaranteed to raise your level from ‘Idiot’ up to being merely ‘Navigationally Challenged,’ and will also suggest how to further elevate your status to that of Competent Navigator. This book won a 2011 Global eBook Award.
The Complete Guide to Steelhead Fishing - Techniques and Strategies
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 14,970. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011 by CPublishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
Learn how to fish Steelhead, where to fish Steelhead and what equipment to use for the conditions. Never again have to tell the story about "the one that got away."
Jose Silva Guide to Mental Training for Fitness and Sports: Think and Grow Fit
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,010. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2009 by Ed Bernd Jr.. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports training
(5.00 from 1 review)
Research has shown conclusively that when you practice mentally - at the correct level of mind - you will gain almost as much benefit as when you practice physically. When you combine physical and mental practice, your results are far greater. Now the world's Number One mind training program will show you how. Whether you are a pro, a weekend warrior, of a fitness fanatic, this book is for you.