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The 2015 Toronto Blue Jays Minor League Handbook
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 146,220. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
The 2015 Toronto Blue Jays Minor League Handbook is the complete guide to the Toronto Blue Jays minor leagues for 2015. This handbook is even bigger than last year's edition and provides coverage of over 250 players in the Toronto Blue Jays' organization as well as all eight minor league teams.
Running Technique
Series: Running Technique Tips. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 63,990. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports training, 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.
Kelong Kings: Confessions of the world's most prolific match-fixer
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 146,310. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014 by Invisible Dog Srl. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Wilson Raj Perumal has been labeled the world's most prolific match-fixer in football's recent history. Born a village boy in rural Singapore in the mid-60's, Wilson climbed the heights of international match-fixing across five continents, becoming FIFA's most wanted man. Kelong Kings is the ultimate tale about gambling, soccer and fixing, told in the words of the man who made it all happen.
The Black Book of Workouts
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 13,460. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
The Black Book is a simple book. No frills, No padding just workouts. Exercises, sets, reps, tempo, rest and a ton of intensity. This is the special forces equivalent of a workout manual.
What I'd Teach Your Horse
Series: Horse Training How-To, Book 8. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,370. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
If you broke your horse to saddle and rode it for the first time today, this book is where you'd start tomorrow. Likewise, if you have an older horse that needs re-training, you'd start here. This book is a roadmap to building the foundation every horse needs, regardless of age, breed or background, regardless the type of riding for which it will eventually be used.
Round Penning: First Steps to Starting a Horse
Series: Horse Training How-To, Book 1. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 34,790. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
The changes you can make in the round pen are amazing – but training there is about much more than simply running a horse in circles. There are objective and progressive steps. This guide to the proven methods of John Lyons, shows you exactly what to do, in which specific order, and why. You’ll build a strong foundation on your green horse - or reset the attitude of a more mature horse.
Fantasy Baseball for Smart People: How to Profit Big During MLB Season
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 42,840. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
Fantasy Baseball for Smart People: How to Profit Big During MLB Season is a Moneyball-esque guide to profiting big bucks from your love of fantasy sports. With analysis from top-ranked daily fantasy player CSURAM88, the book examines the advanced strategies used by daily fantasy sports professionals and provides you with data on which strategies have actually won in the past.
2015 Kentucky Derby Preview
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 4,790. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Written as a complement to "The Lazy Bettor's Guide to the Kentucky Derby," this short book applies the Lazy Bettor approach to the contenders in the 2015 Kentucky Derby. It features a unique method of analyzing pace and final times. Quite likely, it also identifies this year's winner. You can read it on your way to the races!
Kicking for Success
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 14,360. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
The #1 Football kicking & punting instructional manual for athletes of all ages. Former Wisconsin All-American kicker & NFL Draft Pick Taylor Mehlhaff shares his experiences & what it takes to be a successful athlete. This information is invaluable for any parents or coaches looking to educate themselves & help their kickers in pursuit of being the varsity starter & earning a full-ride scholarship
The Liar The Cheat and The Thief - Deception and the Art of Sword Play
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 34,680. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
You don't fight bodies, you fight minds. Maija Soderholm of Sonny Umpad's Visayan Corto Kadena and Larga Mano System presents the details of one of the most important and least understood aspects of personal combat: How to control the opponent's mind. The Liar the Cheat and The Thief explores the drills and mindset of one of the last modern duelists. A Sun Tzu said "All warfare is deception".
Success Beyond Sport
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 64,380. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports business
After a successful career in sports, retirement can lead to confusion and a lack of identity for athletes. It doesn’t have to be so difficult. In Success beyond Sport, 2000 Olympian, Annette Huygens-Tholen shares how she overcame the struggles of transition and how her 8 Winning Steps can help you succeed in a new role. Use the skills that made you a champion athlete in life after sport.
Around-the-World Sailing Guide
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 126,110. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing
Do you know how to sail around the world? Which seasons do you sail? Which way do you go? Where can you stop? What paperwork is needed? Are there storms? What about pirates? Food, sails, water, regulations, safety, communications, anchorage, weather etc.
The Art of Surfcasting with Lures
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 78,400. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
Here is a book that will be considered the ultimate guide to surf fishing with lures for years to come. The first half of the book is loaded with information on gear, structure, tide, winds and moon periods. Additional chapters cover baitfish profiles, fishing strategies and what goes into a surfcaster's decision making process when selecting a lure and presenting it to structure.
Ruthless Putting
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 50,820. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011 by Defiant Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
Why waste hours, days, or even weeks learning a new putting stroke... when you can become a scoring machine with the one you've already got? Ruthless Putting is the owner's manual that should have come with your putter. In it you'll learn the simple techniques you need in order to take strokes off your game.
Diamond Palm Training Methods
Series: Diamond Palm Breaking Techniques, Book 2. Price: $8.50 USD. Words: 4,370. Language: Canadian English. Published: August 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Let me be perfectly clear right from the very start. This is “Diamond Palm”... Not ... “Iron Palm or Iron Hand!” It has no affiliation with any, one, Martial Art. It has been distilled from various methods practiced throughout the Old and New world of Martial Arts. It is neither East nor West. I have included my own time tested and proven techniques of discovery.
Jagular Goes Everywhere: (mis)Adventures in a $300 Sailboat (illustrated version)
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 65,290. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing
With a steadfastly contrarian sensibility and a lively appreciation of both the profound and the absurd, Tom Pamperin sets out with his cantankerous sidekick Jagular (a fourteen-foot sailboat he built from cheap plywood, a 2x4 mast, and a $20 tarp for a sail) on a series of sail and oar (mis)adventures ranging from the Gulf Coast to the Great Lakes.
Confessions of a Golf Slut
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 72,590. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Here is the funny and heart-warming "Drive, Putt, Love" golf sister to "Eat, Pray, Love." Trailblazing sports journalist Susan Fornoff tells how golf became her warm blanket through the heartbreaking loss of divorce and death, her compass for a hilarious journey through online dating, and her guiding light in the murky tunnel of midlife career change. Reads like fiction, but it's true!
Golf Psychology - When Positive Thinking Doesn't Work
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 30,520. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
An alternative to popular Positive Thinking this ground breaking book on Golf Psychology reveals the practical mindfulness techniques and philosophies that will help you to play your best golf when it matters. Author Jon Adler has worked with Touring Professionals and Amateurs for over ten years, helping them to overcome mental problems and blocks by developing the Art of Relaxed Concentration.
Endpoint Vision and Beyond: Live your Preferred Future Now (v2.4)
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 47,600. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2014 by Reciprocity Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Endpoint Vision (EPV) is a system used by elite athletes and innovative leaders to focus their goals and produce extraordinary results. This book provides step by step instructions to help you create a multi-sensory movie of your vision, and to take action now. The 2nd edition is greatly expanded with examples and the "get better" mindset. (v2.4)
How to Start a Horse
Series: Horse Training How-To, Book 4. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 28,630. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
This book offers simple and objective training for the unbroke horse, from 1st-time bridling and saddling to sacking out, bridle work from the ground, pre-mount work, and your (necessarily short) first ride. Learn the proven methods of John Lyons, safety tips and tricks to save time. Put a solid foundation on your young, green horse, a solid start that pays big dividends for the rest of his life.