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Guru Coaching
By Brent Adams
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,530. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
(4.00 from 1 review)
Renowned football powerhouse Penn State takes a great fall. How could a school with such a storied history fall and receive some of the harshest penalties in NCAA history. Simply put, they forgot what was important. On a regular basis, we hear about fans and coaches doing really stupid things. In the pages of this book, you will see what is really important in coaching and how to avoid pitfalls.
Why Bad Golf Happens To Good People/It's Your Brain Not Your Game!
By Glenn R Kessler PhD
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,510. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
(4.00 from 1 review)
Every golfer has left the course thinking about the short putt they missed or trying to justify their poor performance by declaring that their “head wasn’t in the game.” All golfs recognize the importance of the mental game and need to practice as much mentally as they do physically.
Euro 2012 Survival Guide Poland Ukraine
By Paddy Lee
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,710. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(4.00 from 1 review)
Heading to Poland or Ukraine for Euro 2012? Our handy guide – written by two England fans living in Poland and Ukraine – will give you the inside tips on where to go, what to do, how to stay safe and enjoy your stay in these beautiful countries.
Newspaper Bundle
By Diane Strong
Price: Free! Words: 9,570. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
(4.00 from 1 review)
This is a series of columns written for the Georgetown News Graphic in 2011-2012. The author writes about her experiences while running and biking in the remote area of Scott County in Kentucky. The situations are always comical and often unbelievable.
Long Road, Hard Lessons
By Mark Swain
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 136,030. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012 by Tinderbox Publishing Ltd. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
(4.00 from 1 review)
A father & teenage son cycle from Ireland to Japan. Physical challenges, border bureaucracy, health scares and traffic hazards were all anticipated. The conflict they faced, spending 24hrs a day together under such arduous conditions was not. On one level, a life-changing travel adventure, this book also takes time to look at the psychological journey made by parents and children. Maps include
Ramblings in Ireland
By Kerry Dwyer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,530. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
(4.00 from 1 review)
This is not a book about rambling in Ireland. It tells the tale of one particular walking trip and the memories and musings it inspired. Exploring the West of Ireland is a time for meditation, spiritual reflection and strengthening the bonds of life. More practically the ability to read a map might have proved helpful.
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: 63,150. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
(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.
Diamond Palm Training Methods Book II
By Lee E. Shilo
Series: Diamond Palm Breaking Techniques, Book 3. Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 5,130. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
(4.00 from 1 review)
Do not get me wrong, even proven shortcuts can be long and laborious processes. Practice, and training simply by their nature, are tedious at best. At some point in your training, you will have to grapple with this reality. How you maintain this training process is an individuals choice.
Ghost Trails: Journeys Through a Lifetime
By Jill Homer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,200. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
0.5 star(3.50 from 2 reviews)
"Ghost Trails" is the true story of an ordinary person - timid, nonathletic, raised in the suburbs of Salt Lake City - and her unlikely route to one of the most difficult bicycle races in the world, a 350-mile epic along Alaska's frozen Iditarod trail. Through her struggles and intimate confrontations with her fears and weaknesses, she discovers the surprising destination of her life's trails.
Sea Gypsies Down Under
By Ross Bodle
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 30,650. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2011 by Heather Mackay. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing
(3.00 from 1 review)
A guide to life at sea. A collection of interviews with cruising folk who shared their own personal experiences. Some told of frightful events while others had wonderful relaxed voyages. There is a mine of valuable information about storms, pirates, shootings, shipwrecks, man-overboard, diving experiences and shark attacks, plus other helpful advice for those who want to go cruising offshore.
Sunset Paddle
By Mary Anne Smrz
Price: Free! Words: 920. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Canoeing
(3.00 from 1 review)
In this essay Mary Anne Smrz connects kayaking, her destiny and the destiny of the stars. Her analogy links the joy of paddling with life. Join her in a Red Kayak for a Sunset Paddle.
Barefoot-style Shoe Buying Guide: Exclusive Report
By Nicholas Pang
Price: Free! Words: 930. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
(3.00 from 1 review)
Choosing Your Pair Of Minimalist Running Shoes 2012 Edition In this report, I will share with you the best shoes from each of the barefoot-style shoe category (see below). By narrowing it down to the best shoes I have wear-tested, I hope to save you time, money, and potential injuries from wearing bad shoes. The rest is up to you!
A Guide to Hunting Rabbits With Air Guns
By s loates
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,100. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hunting
(3.00 from 1 review)
A Guide to Hunting Rabbits With Air Guns - a short book detailing where to hunt, methods to use, safety tips and what to do with your quarry once it is bagged.
Shalom, Israel!
By Jim Hendrickson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,320. Language: American English. Published: April 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(3.00 from 1 review)
Shalom, Israel! is a narrative of my 5½-month bicycle journey from Bellingham, Washington state to Israel aboard a custom-made, long-wheeled-based recumbent. In this book you’ll learn about the many adventures and misadventures I experienced on this 7,000-mile trip through eleven U.S. states and eight countries. I’ve also included a list of equipment that I took on the journey.
Cycling Widows
By Alannah Foley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,090. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
0.5 star(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.
The Summer Dance Intensive Handbook: How to Choose the Best Program for Your Child and Help Your Dancer Get the Most Out of the Experience
By Nina Amir
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,320. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports training
(1.00 from 1 review)
Thousands of girls and boys attend summer dance intensives every year. Choosing the right one and preparing for it can prove a stressful experience -- until the creation of this handbook. Prepared by the mother of a male dancer who has "been there and done that," this handbook offers practical advice for parents and dancers.