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Running Technique by Brian Martin
Series: Running Technique Tips. Price: $4.99 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.
So You Joined A Gym...Now What? Step-by-Step Instructions & Essential Info That Truly Simplify How to Plan Your Best Gym Workouts, Including Sample Workouts! by Linda Burke
Series: The Now What? Fitness Books, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,860. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Weightlifting, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In this fifth book of The Now What? Fitness Series, certified personal fitness trainer Linda Burke delves into working out at the gym. She explains how to structure a smart gym cardio and strength training workout that will yield twice the results in half the time as a poorly structured routine. She also covers topics such as warming up, flexibility training, what to wear and gym etiquette.
Pressing Palm by Lee E. Shilo
Series: Diamond Palm Breaking Techniques, Book 8. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 3,060. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts(5.00 from 1 review)
Here, I would like to touch on the many physical aspects of proper or correct body Movements as pertained to this particular endeavor of Board, Brick, or Cement breaking.
America's Passion: How a Coal Miner's Game Became the NFL in the 20th Century by Evan Weiner
Series: Sports: The Business and Politics of Sports, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,140. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Essay » Political(4.00 from 1 review)
The National Football League is the premier sport in the United States. But it always wasn't that way. Author Evan Weiner takes us back to the days when the NFL was a mom and pop store operation with the players and others who witnessed the league's growth first hand. The game started in the coal mines in western Pennsylvania and is a multi-billion dollar business today.
Get Off the Couch with Joan by Joan H. Young
Series: Get Off the Couch, Book 1. Price: $1.89 USD. Words: 6,290. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Ten essays, most were previously published as newspaper columns, chronicling two years of hikes on the North Country Trail by the author. "Young has an easy, breezy way of writing that makes reading both pleasurable and informative." - Big Rapids (MI) Pioneer (txt version not recommended, as the photos are a big part of the experience)
Wrong Lead, Dream Horse Mystery #3 by Candace Carrabus
Series: The Dream Horse Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,420. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian(5.00 from 1 review)
~~Winner of the 2019 American Horse Publications Equine Media Award for Fiction~~ Vi's kept a job for nearly one year and is sure she's going ride off into the sunset with her trust fund, but ghost horse Wastrel has plans that put everything she's worked for in jeopardy...
On the Buckle, Dream Horse Mystery #1 by Candace Carrabus
Series: The Dream Horse Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,840. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian(5.00 from 1 review)
Can Viola Parker keep a job for one year to get a surprise trust fund? She used to be one of the best show-jumper riders around, but her attitude has landed her out of work. Again. When a ghost horse begins haunting her dreams, and dead bodies start piling up, the question isn’t whether she can earn a reference from her hunky boss, Malcolm, but whether she’ll live long enough to get it.
Ozark Mountains Fishing Stories by Rolland Love
Series: Ozark Mountains Stories, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,320. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author(5.00 from 1 review)
“Rolland Love’s writing appeals not only to children, but to their parents, teachers and grandparents as well. Readers feel the magnetism in every page of Love's work, and soon find themselves yearning for the peace and simplicity of a Fishing Hole. Love's ability to create such a setting and people it with memorable characters has prompted reviewers to liken his style to that of Mark Twain"
Kilimanjaro: One Man's Quest to Go Over the Hill by M.G. Edwards
Series: World Adventurers Series, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,020. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues(5.00 from 1 review)
Kilimanjaro: One Man's Quest to Go Over the Hill chronicles the author's attempt to summit Mount Kilimanjaro, the highest mountain in Africa. At forty years old and on the verge of a midlife crisis, he tried to change his life by climbing a mountain. This book is for climbers and hikers interested in climbing Mount Kilimanjaro and for anyone who feels over the hill and needs to make a life change.
Cycling Widows by Alannah Foley
Series: Cycling Widows. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,520. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2011 by Pyjama Writer Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography(2.50 from 2 reviews)
CYCLING WIDOWS Lifting the Veil on Living with an Obsessive Cyclist Written by a long-suffering Cycling Widow, this is a satirical look at the world of cycling, and might just save a few marriages – as well as many a bike from being fed into the garden mulcher. A 'must read' for fanatical cyclists & Cycling Widows alike.
A Backpacker in Virginia by Tommy Baggins
Series: Asperger's on the Appalachain Trail. Price: Free! Words: 6,430. Language: American English. Published: February 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking(3.00 from 1 review)
This is the third of eight trail journals that I kept while backpacking on the Appalachian Trail. This particular journal is from my hike through central Virginia during the summer of 2003.