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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
Four Keys to Successful Youth Coaching
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,160. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
1 - Planning the Season • Eight critical points in the season - Master season checklist - Daily practices - Parent meeting - Coaching your own child 2 - Teaching the Game • Maximizing the possibilities - How to teach a physical skill - Define, Model, Shape and Reinforce
First Steps to Creating a Successful Team Core Covenents
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.
Redband Trout Waters: A Fly-Fishing Road Trip to Oregon's Crooked, Deschutes & Metolius Rivers
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 7,120. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
A beautifully photographed guide, in color, with all you need to know to take a fly-fishing road trip to central Oregon and fish for native redband trout. Information to use Bend, Oregon as your base camp, or camp along the Crooked, Deschutes or Metolius rivers. The book contains hatch charts, selected patterns, maps for access and camping, flows and context, technique, and more.
Guide Flies: Simple, Durable Flies that Catch Fish.
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 30,790. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
What flies do the professionals go to when the chips are down? In Guide flies, Tim Rolston, international competitive angler, national fly fishing team coach, guide and author provides all the information you need to manufacture your own highly effective fly patterns. Illustrated with superb graphics, external video content and a splash of humour.
Life Lessons For Athletes
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.
A Team Study Championship Principles
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,890. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
This booklet contains thirteen commitment standards– each with a story and discussion points and questions to help athletes understand a championship culture.
Team Building Through Positive Conditioning - A Team Building Formula
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?
She Was Once a Runner
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 25,840. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental health, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
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“She Was Once a Runner” gives an honest account of a female long distance runner on a Division I college scholarship and the resultant pressure cooker in which she lives. The memoir explores the physical and psychological effects of the Female Athlete Triad on a nineteen year old girl struggling to find her identity amidst a toxic team environment and discouraging parents.
Work on a Super Yacht: The Beginners Guide
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 25,620. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Transportation
Fancy a career change? Looking for something different? Wanting to travel the world and save money? Well may be super yachting could be for you?
They Shoot Horses Don't They? The Treatment of Horses in Australia
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 74,790. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
They Shoot Horses Don't They? - The treatment of horses in Australia. The well-being of Australia’s horses, particularly those associated with the racing industry or horse sport and recreational associations is under public scrutiny like never before.
Descubre La Natación
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 67,760. Language: Spanish. Published: December 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Swimming & Diving, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Physical education
Descubre la Natación, fue escrito para el instructor, el docente, y el entrenador de natación. DN orienta comprensivamente al desarrollo de habilidades mediante juegos educativos y secuencias progresivas que facilitan la conquista del medio acuático; es una guía completa de la filosofía y metodología, lenguaje y herramientas para hacer un programa con variedad y progresión vertical adecuada
Winning Workouts For Competitive Cheerleaders: Stunt Bigger, Fly Higher and Reduce Injuries in 15 Minutes
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 15,190. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Cheerleading
Workouts For Competitive Cheerleaders: Stunt Bigger, Fly Higher and Reduce Injuries in 15 Minutes lays out the strategy for quickly developing a stronger, more athletic cheerleader. It pulls together the latest training methods into one all encompassing strength system that will rapidly and radically improve competitive cheerleaders performance.
Fishing The Bucktail
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 39,540. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012 by Zeno Hromin. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
Bucktail jigs are often called the world's most versatile lures because they'll catch almost any species of fish and work under a wide variety of conditions. In what is unquestionably the most comprehensive book on bucktailing ever written, expert angler and fishing writer John Skinner brings the reader along on an in-depth look at bucktail techniques and strategies in a variety of settings.
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.
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 » Sports & outdoor recreation » Biography
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.
Daughters of Distance
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 81,000. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
What does it mean to be a female in endurance sport? Hundreds of women open up about their realities as athletes, wives, girlfriends and mothers. From the intimacy of the bedroom to the community of competition, some of these stories will encourage and uplift. Others will surprise and infuriate. Welcome to the beautiful and complicated world of strong women.
The Modern Soccer Coach: Position-Specific Training
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 49,480. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015 by Bennion Kearny. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Soccer
The Modern Soccer Coach: Position-Specific Training offers unique insight into how to develop an elite program that can both improve players and win games. Filled with practical no-nonsense explanations, focused player drills, and more than 40 illustrated soccer templates, this book will help you – the modern coach - to create a coaching environment that will take your players to the next level.
The Modern Soccer Coach 2014: A Four Dimensional Approach
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 40,790. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013 by Bennion Kearny. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Soccer
The modern soccer player is technically more capable, physically faster and stronger, and has access to more coaching and sports science resources than ever. Aimed at Soccer coaches of all levels and with players of all ages and abilities The Modern Soccer Coach identifies the areas that must be targeted by coaches to maximize a team’s potential – the Technical, Tactical, Physical and Mental.
Proactive Leadership
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 33,140. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
This book is written for anyone working on leadership with young adults. Whether you are teaching a leadership class, working with a Captains Council within your school, or an individual coach developing team leaders, it will hopefully provide a sustainable plan.