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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
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.
Essential Fly Tying Techniques
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 25,650. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
A downloadable version of the totally innovative "Essential Fly Tying Techniques" book sold on disc. The book provides all the key techniques for tying myriad fly patterns. Includes over 80 full colour detailed graphics, links to 35 video clips of techniques and complete flies as well as the tying instructions for 14 killer patterns.
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".
Principles-Based Instruction for Self-Defense (and Maybe Life)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,910. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Violence & harassment, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Rory Miller's meditations on effective methods to prepare students for sudden violence. Necessary areas of expertise. Types of teaching methods and their advantages and drawbacks. Trouble-shooting challenging students. Instructor ethics. Working with professionals and elite groups. Deriving your core principles and designing your personal curriculum.
Confessions of a Golf Slut
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 72,590. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
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!
The Kikkuli Method of Horse Training (Equestrian / Sports)
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 38,950. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
A 3000 year old fitness program for horses offers modern trainers a way to improve horses' fitness while keeping them sound and happy. The program was named after the Mitannian Master Horse Trainer Kikkuli, whose horse conditioning techniques helped establish a military empire in around 1345 BC. By following the instructions in the Kikkuli Text, you will be able to produce a superb equine athlete.
Learn to Fly-Cast in a Weekend
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 30,760. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
A guide to understanding how fly casting really works and sixteen innnovative exercises to take you from your first tentative steps to mastery of the double haul. The print version of this book has sold over 2500 copies and assisted thousands of anglers to finally master their casting and improve their enjoyment of their fishing. Now updated and available as an eBook.
Itching After Rovers
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,630. Language: British English. Published: July 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
(5.00 from 1 review)
The story of a football fan embarking on an odyssey following his hometown team by hitchhiking around the British Isles and Europe. It charts the rise of his club from obscurity to English Premier League Champions. Interspersed with tall tales written by the author for his club fanzine, this story should prove entertaining to not only football fans, but also those not interested in sport.
The Indian River Lagoon Chronicles- A Narrative Paddle Adventure Through the History and Natural History of Florida's Indian River Lagoon
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,120. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Natural history, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Kayaking
On December 1, 2013, five intrepid paddlers launched their vessels at JB's Fish Camp in New Smyrna Beach, Florida. Their destination? Jupiter, Florida, 160 miles distant. During their nineteen day voyage of discovery they meet birds, snails, other paddlers, manatees, dolphins, scientists, restauranteurs, mangroves, seagrasses, the ghost of Henry Flagler, and much more.
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
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
“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.
Becoming Taz: Writing from the Southpaw Stance
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,100. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2018 by Canopic Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing
Becoming Taz is a boxing memoir written in the literate voice of a seasoned storyteller—a memoir about pursuing a dream, of enduring the struggles, processing the failures and prudently assessing the triumphs. Bumpus was a professional boxer from 1984 until 1993. He fought five world champions and several top contenders during his career in the ring before retiring with a record of 31-8-1(15).
Running Technique
Series: Running Technique Tips. Price: $3.99 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.
Horse Care: What you don’t know about Worms will surprise you!
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 30,710. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
(5.00 from 1 review)
A clear, easy guide to horse worms and dewormers. Written in easy language for the layperson, yet heavily referenced to scientific academic journals. Today's problem worm is the small strongyle yet the majority of advice given for deworming horses is still aimed at eradicating the large strongyle. When to deworm, resistance, rotational deworming, harrowing, are all covered in this book.
The Stern Years: 1984-2014
Series: Sports: The Business and Politics of Sports. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,900. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports business, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
David Stern began his association with the National Basketball Association in 1966. The NBA of 1966 will never be confused with the NBA of February 1, 2014 when Stern retired after a 30 year reign as National Basketball Association commissioner. By the time Stern retired, basketball was the second most popular sport in the world.
Advanced Kicking and Banking for Pool and Billiards
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 21,060. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Cue sports
Are you a seasoned pool player that has difficulty with kicking and banking? Build your confidence in kicking and banking by learning the similar triangle aiming system through the step by step illustrated examples in this book. Learn aiming tips and tricks to solve any kicking or banking dilemma, no matter how many rails. Reach your highest playing potential.
História dos Campeonatos de Futebol em Portugal, 1934 a 1946
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 47,130. Language: Portuguese. Published: June 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
A mais completa obra sobre o futebol português em números.Este livro diz respeito ao período do início dos campeonatos de futebol, de 1934 a 1946, em que engloba todos os acontecimentos, histórias, finais, resultados e classificações das Ligas, Campeonatos Nacionais, Regional e Taças de Portugal
Archery Answers: Learn All the Basics Now
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,830. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Archery, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
(5.00 from 1 review)
Archery Answers is a book in clear, no-nonsense language to teach you stuff you need to know, to give you the archery answers you can apply immediately. You don’t want more confusing information, you only need the right information, the facts that really matter. Okay, fast forward a couple of months. People who know you will see you in a new light as capable and knowledgeable. Because you will be.
Fathers and Sons-Sports and Life
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,170. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
"Fathers & Sons…" is a story of an uncommon love and devotion between fathers and sons. It is a story of my recovery from two rounds of life-threatening brain surgeries to play on three championship softball teams in two states. It includes a chapter on the most controversial sports topic of our time; Deflategate.
Yakking with the Thunder Dragon: Walking Bhutan's Epic Snowman Trek
Series: Footsteps on the Mountain Travel Diaries, Book 9. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 28,620. Language: British English. Published: March 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
More people have climbed Everest than completed the Snowman Trek. Mark Horrell sets out to walk the famous long-distance trail in the magical Himalayan kingdom of Bhutan, where economic welfare is measured not in Gross Domestic Product, but a commodity known as Gross National Happiness. Along the way he encounters feisty yaks and dramatic mountain landscapes. This is his travel diary.