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Running Technique by Brian Martin
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 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.
The Liar The Cheat and The Thief - Deception and the Art of Sword Play by Maija Soderholm
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".
Novak Djokovic: Making the Rough Places Plain by Matt Zemek
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,970. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Tennis
A mid-career appraisal of Novak Djokovic and the enormity of his achievements in the Golden Era of men's professional tennis.
El entrenamiento A/B MFQH para fuerza y masa muscular by Manuel Bento Falcón
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 11,580. Language: Spanish. Published: October 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Gymnastics, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Weightlifting
Gana fuerza y musculatura utilizando el infalible principio de la progresión. Entrenar tres veces por semana con una inversión de tiempo inferior a las 4 horas semanales y obtener excelentes resultados es posible. Aunque también puedes entrenar más si quieres. Este libro te enseña cómo hacerlo.
Enhancing Performance: Mental Training for Coaches, Athletes, and Parents by Dan Yarmey
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
The Ultimate College Recruiting Guide by Mo Collins
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,980. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports training, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Getting into college
The Ultimate College Recruiting Guide is the definitive book written by former NFL player Mo Collins on the often misunderstood college recruiting process. This book is a step-by-step informational guide that will empower today's high school student-athletes to successfully earn athletic and academic scholarships. The time is NOW to take control of your College Athletic Career!
Soccer iQ Vol. 1 - Things That Smart Players Do by Dan Blank
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 37,310. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Soccer, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
- Named the #1 book for Soccer Players and Coaches by Football.com - Named a Top 5 Book of the Year by the NSCAA Soccer Journal - A #1 best-seller in the U.S., Canada and Australia - Includes links to free Soccer iQ companion videos that bring the lessons to life! Dan Blank has catalogued soccer's most common mistakes and provides simple solutions to help players solve their soccer problems.
Fighting for Your Life: Man-eater Bears by Tom Hron
Price: $9.90 USD. Words: 71,950. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking
The best-selling bear book that educates you about black bear, grizzly, brown bear, and polar bear behavior. The author is very informative and weaves hair-raising true stories into explaining the best safety practices. This is a must-read for adventurers, campers, and hikers.
Running Form Drills by Brian Martin
Series: Running Technique Tips. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,180. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
Running Form Drills continues Brian Martin's examination of good running technique. This book explains how to practice running form drills and gives unique insights into how each drill can help you recognize and learn good running form. Put simply you can use Running Form Drills to help you learn how to run. Free online video resources complete a handy toolkit for any runner. Approx 12,000 words.
Eyes Within the Diamond: Inside the Game, Outside the Box by Stacey Marc Goldman
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 70,710. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2016 by Summer Game Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / Essays & Writings, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / Statistics
EYES WITHIN THE DIAMOND is a unique collection of essays and statistical analysis, featuring a fresh look at some of the eternal questions of the game. Stacey Marc Goldman’s baseball expertise and perspective are a combination of a large dose of sabermetrics and an enduring love and respect for the history of the game, and include a major nod to stars of the Negro Leagues.
Training on Empty by Lize Brittin
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,020. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging(5.00 from 1 review)
An engaging and honest autobiography of a former elite runner who nearly perished from anorexia, one that also explores the biopsychosocial and sociological aspects of this pervasive, malignant, but ultimately surmountable disease. Brittin's comprehensive account of her tribulations combined with her background in psychology makes this a unique must-read for athletes & health professionals alike.
Life Lessons For Athletes by Bruce E. Brown
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,110. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
Being an athlete is far more than having physical skills and being able to perform better than an opponent on a given day.
Team Building Through Positive Conditioning - A Team Building Formula by Bruce E. Brown
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,690. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
Want your conditioning to be a source of pride? Want to have your conditioning to become part of practice that brings your athletes and coaches together in a supportive environment. Want your athletes to focus on not wanting to let each other down?
First Steps to Creating a Successful Team Core Covenents by Bruce E. Brown
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,530. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
The first steps to building successful teams are consistent and predictable.
Jose Silva Guide to Mental Training for Fitness and Sports: Think and Grow Fit by Jose Silva
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.
Cora Livingston World Champion Female Wrestler by Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,380. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Wrestling, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing
Cora Livingston's training regimen is still relevant today. The world champion female wrestler considered brisk walks, of 5 and 8 miles daily, an essential part of preparing for important wrestling matches. In the early 1900s she bested much larger women, pinning them quickly because of her use of scientific methods. Noted wrestler Dan McLeod of San Francisco was one of the men she trained with.