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The Aging Athlete - Inspirational Interviews With Some of the Fittest Survivors of Elite Athleticism
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 83,620. Language: American English. Published: March 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology
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"The concept is provocative. It is somehow counterintuitive to think of great athletes becoming unfit in old age. The recent suit brought against the NFL by former players indicates the fitness and health can erode all too quickly. The aging pursuers of fitness featured in 'The Aging Athlete' are the exceptions. We can learn from their own stories of perseverance." Tom Jones, Author, 40plussports
The 2014 Toronto Blue Jays Minor League Handbook
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,100. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
The 2014 Toronto Blue Jays Minor League Handbook is the complete guide to the Toronto Blue Jays Minor Leagues. This book in unprecedented in size and scope and covers everything in the Jays' minor league system from the Buffalo Bisons to the Dominican Summer League. The book features over 250 player profiles, team profiles, a 2013 draft report and much, much more.
Ride Like a Trooper
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 33,240. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Ride Like a Trooper is based upon the first of the manuals adopted by the United States Army, translated from the “Notes on Equitation and Horse Training” which were the answers to the examination questions at the School of Application for Cavalry at Saumur, France. It was adopted by the US Army and the Mounted Service School on 16 July, 1910.
Alaskan Adventures Internship Handbook: How to become an Alaska Fishing or Hunting Guide
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,540. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014 by Greg McElveen. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hunting
What does it take to be an Alaska Fishing or Hunting Guide, or wilderness culinary expert and remote lodge mechanic? Let Rocky, a longtime Alaska master fishing, registered hunting guide and an outstanding wild game chef, teach you the skill sets. Learn on the job thru his tough but lifesaving internship training programs, and do so in the majestic wilderness of Alaska - The Last Great Frontier!
Easy Golf Tips
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,900. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
Easy Golf Tips presents ideas and recommendations for the weekend golfer that are not addressed by the popular golf magazines.
Missouri Proud
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 85,520. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Historical Geography, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports statistics
Missouri is a Wonderful State! It is a scenic, historic, and entertaining region surrounding the mean population center of a great country.
12 Steps To A Lighter Pack
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,210. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
Backpacking with a heavy pack is tough on your knees, back and feet. "12 Steps To a Lighter Pack" is a book with suggestions and tips to lighten this heavy load. Inside this book are twelve specific tips that if you can shave just four simple little ounces in each step, you will be able to shave three pounds from your pack.
NHL Nicknames
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,510. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hockey, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Who is Twigy? Gargamel? Goose? Edge? Bugsy? Flanders? Wizard? Mimi? The answers are inside this book that features Twitter handles and game-used nicknames of over 200 current NHL hockey players. It's the perfect gift for young NHL hockey fans!
How to Cure the Yips and Enjoy Golf Again
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,120. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
A comprehensive guide to eliminate the yips from your golf game forever!
365 Days of Sports: Motivational Quotes for the Sports Lover
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,790. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2014 by Hot Tropica Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Reference, Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
This collection of sports quotes is meant to inspire and motivate the sports lovers in all of us. Start the day off with a smile by reading a sports quote a day every day of the year or just in one sitting. The quotes are from celebrities, comedians, athletes, coaches, politicians, and just about anybody who has an opinion on sports. This book also makes a terrific gift for young athletes.
The Friend From Mexico: A True Story of Surviving an Intensive Care Unit
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,690. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Near-death experiences, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Extreme sports
The author had a mid-air collision with a fellow competitor at 10,000 feet while participating in the 2009 World Paragliding Championships in Mexico, as a member of the Greek National Team. The book describes the author's near-death experience while in induced coma and the important events while in an intensive care unit and his repatriation to Greece.
Pragmatic Karate
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 54,080. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2014 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Can training in the martial arts help you in everyday life? In Pragmatic Karate Mark Jennings argues that it certainly can. Provided you have a thorough grounding in the principles of this ancient fighting art and take the right approach, both physically and mentally, the karate moves you learn in the dojo can prove invaluable in a confrontation. This is a detailed work from a karate practitioner
The Kalenjin; The Athletic Tribe Of The World
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 14,010. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports training, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology
This book is about the Kalenjin peoples and their athletic brigade of youths. Studies have been carried out, but this book without mentioning a lot, lays the foundation for understanding into the insite concerning the women and men of the field who come from this tribe. Scholars have established that the Kalenjin belonged to the Military clan of the Pharoes. The past that brings the present.
An Illustrated Dictionary of Table Tennis Terms
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,640. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Table Tennis
There are several words and terms in the game of table tennis which might be unknown to casual table tennis player. If you are an enthusiast and seriously taking up table tennis, this is the dictionary for you. All the entries in this dictionary are followed by pictures and their definitions.
Tying a Bowline The "Easy" Way
You set the price! Words: 620. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014 by iwillbewise. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing
A less common way of tying a bowline knot without taking the rabbit around the tree and back in the hole.
An Illustrated Dictionary of Cricket Terms
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,390. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Cricket
Cricket is a gentleman's game, but the cricketing terms are both gentlemanly and ungentlemanly, for ever day new words or terms are invented by players and commentators.
Reloading Logbook
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 100. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hunting, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Outdoor Skills
The logbook has space for the firearm name, barrel, and cartridge. In addition, the logbook has space to record date, temperature / humidity, case, primer, bullet, weight, powder, charge/setting, seating depth, exit speed, high velocity, low velocity, average velocity, standard deviation, group size, number of shots, and observations.
Eye of The Synn
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,830. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014 by Titan InKorp. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Wrestling
In 1998 a new and powerful club was born and set to change the sports entertainment industry forever. One man led the way on a path to pure success, however this path would soon lead him to a path of destruction and doubt. Now you can get an insight into one of the most popular wrestlers of its time and learn the truth that ultimately ended his career.
How to Fix Basketball Games
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,240. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
Changing a few rules in basketball will make the game much fairer and more enjoyable. The major changes concern intentional fouls near the end of a game and the fouling out rule. Other subjects discussed include changes in time outs, changing the shot clock to 24 or 30 seconds, and better use of replay. Logical explanations for change are given, and fairness is the most important criterion.
Bumbling Through Paradise
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,170. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing, Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises
This book is a series of short vignettes about the eight years an inexperienced middle-aged couple spent on their 37' sailboat Hyperion. For six of those years the boat was their only home as they happily cruised the Caribbean. During the years they cruised and lived on the boat, they encountered many problems and obstacles, some even life-threatening. This book recounts many of these events.