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Sheep No More: The Art of Awareness and Attack Survival
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 54,970. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2017 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts, Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
Former US Navy SEAL and FBI Special Agent Jonathan T. Gilliam brings his unique professional perspective to teach you the art of awareness and attack avoidance by sharing unconventional warfare techniques and how to think like an attacker.
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
DK Cham Jang Gong: The Training Technique
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 39,550. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
This book contains theoretical knowledge and the practical training methods on DK Yoo's 'Inner Wave Power'. Based on interactions with over 1,000 people who he has met at his seminars in various countries, this book is a crystallization of 20 years of practical experience based on science, kinematics, neuroscience, medical theory. Now, he clearly explains the principle of 'Invisible power'.
Soccer iQ Vol. 1 - Things That Smart Players Do
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.
Appalachian Trials - A Psychological and Emotional Guide to Successfully Thru-Hiking the Appalachian Trail
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 42,770. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
What is the most difficult part of thru-hiking the Appalachian Trail? Most assume that it's the physical challenge of hiking nearly 2,200 miles. It's not. In no uncertain terms, the psychological and emotional grind is why 7 in 10 hikers ultimately quit on the Appalachian Trail. APPALACHIAN TRIALS is the only resource aimed to equip hikers with the mindset necessary for a thru-hiking the AT.
Dryfire Reloaded
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 30,720. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Shooting
“Dry-Fire Reloaded” is an at home training manual for Practical Shooting competitors. This manual gives you a comprehensive set of drills to take your skills to the next level.
Practical Pistol Reloaded
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 74,830. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Shooting
This book answers the "how to" questions about shooting technique. How do you hold the gun? How do you shoot fast? These questions and many more are answered inside. This material is geared for the USPSA, IPSC, or IDPA action shooting competitor.
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.
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.
Chronicles of a Motorcycle Gypsy
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 85,910. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motorcycling
A journey of 38,000 miles begins with a single twist of the throttle. This is the story of one woman's journey camping across 49 States of the USA on her motorcycle, finding danger, love, and courage along the way. Originally published as a travelogue in Motorcyclist Magazine as Girl Meets World, this full length memoir contains untold stories and details that were a little too racy for the blog.
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.
Skills and Drills:For the Practical Pistol Shooter
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 64,670. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Shooting
This book contains the live fire training methods of Ben Stoeger. Drawing on his experience at the top levels of competition and his experience teaching others, he has refined his methodology for years. This book is the culmination of those ideas and experiences. This is the most detailed and involved live-fire training manual ever produced for the USPSA/ISPC competitor.
GAMES-GIMMICKS-CHALLENGES for Swimming Coaches
Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 122,290. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Swimming & Diving, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Swimming & Diving
A book for swimming coaches filled with ideas swimmers of all ages and abilities love to try. It contains over 600 ideas from over 500 successful coaches at all levels. along with the author's 56 years of experience. Chapters have activities divided by either Age Group or Senior. Checkout; Rock/Paper/Scissors Relay, Dem
Soccer Tough: Simple Football Psychology Techniques to Improve Your Game
Series: Peak Performance, Book 1. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,750. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012 by Bennion Kearny. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
Technique, speed and tactical execution are crucial components of winning soccer, but it is mental toughness that marks out the very best players. The ability to play when pressure is highest, the opposition is strongest, and fear is greatest. Soccer Tough demystifies this crucial side of the game and helps banish the fear, mistakes, and mental limits that holds players back.
Older Yet Faster: The Secret to Running Fast and Injury Free
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 64,150. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2018 by Older Yet Faster Publications Pty Ltd. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This illustrated colour book and online videos is a manual for teaching runners how to transition to efficient running and to avoid incurring almost all of the common running injuries. It is ideal for beginners to learn how to run well and for experienced runners to changeover to good technique. Coaches and Podiatrists: use this book for coaching or treating runners. Reads well in black & white.
What is Tactical Periodization?
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 32,600. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2015 by Bennion Kearny. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Soccer
The English language translation of the acclaimed book Periodización Táctica by world-renowned coach and sports science specialist Xavier Tamarit.
Scuba Diving Fitness: Kettlebells for a Fit Diver - 2nd Edition
Price: $39.00 USD. Words: 29,330. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2012 by HydraGaea Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
The 2nd edition of this book is heart of the Kettlebells for a Fit Diver System (includes Premium Diver Access to the system). It's for the diver serious about fitness and frustrated by the lack of results. Designed by Coach Izzy - a renowned strength coach, pain therapist, and an avid diver himself – to simplify the diver’s fitness journey and remove the clutter getting in the way of results.
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.
Making The Ball Roll: A Complete Guide to Youth Football for the Aspiring Soccer Coach
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 105,560. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2014 by Bennion Kearny. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Soccer
Making the Ball Roll is the ultimate complete guide to coaching youth soccer. This focused and easy-to-understand book details training practices and tactics, and goes on to show you how to help young players achieve peak performance through tactical preparation, communication, psychology, and age-specific considerations.
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.