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Just Wait Until Next Year
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,080. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2016 by Martian Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
As another football season starts out poorly for your favorite team, one can fall back on the age old attitude that the future still looks rosy what with the next draft, the possible free agentry, and the golden glow attached to next season. This volume offers hope to those fans of teams a bit long in the tooth in their search for that elusive Super Bowl win. Cheer up! You've got company.
Wilderness Survival Knives: Tips for Choosing and Using
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,000. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Outdoor Skills, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking
In Wilderness Survival Knives the term survival knife is closely examined, and a wide variety of options are shown that can fit this bill and help save your life in a wilderness survival situation. What makes a good wilderness knife? What makes a poor one? These subjects, as well as exercises to improve knife skills and avoid accidents, are shown through numerous color photos and drawings.
The 1 x 100 Challenge: The Challenge to Gain One Pound of Strength 100 Times
Price: Free! Words: 14,830. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Weightlifting
How hard is it to gain one pound of strength? Most people would say it’s easy. If it is easy, why not make it a goal, and keep on repeating this goal over and over again at least 100 times? This is the challenge that is offered in this book to all who will accept it, to gain one pound of strength 100 times. I call it, “The 1 x 100 Challenge.”
El entrenamiento A/B MFQH para fuerza y masa muscular
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 11,580. Language: Spanish. Published: October 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Gymnastics, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Weightlifting
Gana fuerza y musculatura utilizando el infalible principio de la progresión. Entrenar tres veces por semana con una inversión de tiempo inferior a las 4 horas semanales y obtener excelentes resultados es posible. Aunque también puedes entrenar más si quieres. Este libro te enseña cómo hacerlo.
Tribute to Senior Tennis
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 1,400. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Tennis, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
Photo collection of the Vancouver Lake Shore Athletic Club (and surround area) Senior Tennis group not meant for general consumption (See extended description for content warning notes).
100,000 Chess Problems
Price: $20.00 USD. Words: 79,360. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
The book consists of Four Thousand (4000) of tactical problems from real games. Volume I is part of a Thirty-volume set that includes more than 100,000 chess problems.
The Gambling Syndicate, Brooklyn College Basketball and New York Giants Football 1945-1946
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,410. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Merle Hapes and Frank Filchock were banned from the National Football League for their failure to report a bribe offer to league officials. The two ended their football careers in Canada. Unfortunately neither betting scandal I have chronicled led to much substantive change in New York laws restricting gambling. My book is illustrated with photos from news accounts of the 1940s betting scandals.
Running Mark's Marathon - The Making of a Mid-Life Marathon Runner
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,610. Language: British English. Published: September 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
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Are you a runner but don't think you have what it takes to complete a marathon? Do you think you are too old, too busy, too unfit or too slow to ever run the legendary 26.2 miles? Think again. Follow the journey from conception to finish line as busy mum of four Andrea Glenn recounts her training for London marathon 2013 run in memory of her brother Mark. With tips for first time marathon runners.
The Consummate Fitness Professional: A Guide to Starting & Growing Your Personal Training Business
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,810. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2016 by One Jacked Monkey. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Sports
Are you thinking about starting a career in the health and fitness industry? Would you like to learn the best steps to becoming a successful fitness professional? Isn't it frustrating to get a college degree or personal training certification only to find you weren't given practical advice on how to run your fitness business? Then, "The Consummate Fitness Professional" is the ONLY manual needed.
Bill Spivey Kentucky All-American
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 3,260. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
Bill Spivey was a Warner-Robbins, Georgia 7-footer who starred for the Kentucky Wildcats for two seasons from 1949-1951. Along with Shelby Linville he was the finest player on Adolph Rupp's teams that advanced to the quarter finals of the NIT Championship (1950) and won the NCAA basketball championship vs. Kansas State in March 1951. Spivey's banishment continued to plague him as a professional.
Josh Waitzkin’s The Art of Learning: An Inner Journey to Optimal Performance | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 5,110. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
In his riveting new book, The Art of Learning, Waitzkin tells his remarkable story of personal achievement and shares the principles of learning and performance that have propelled him to the top—twice.
Winning Your Players through Trust, Loyalty, and Respect: A Soccer Coach's Guide
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 43,220. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2016 by Bennion Kearny. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Soccer
Winning Your Players offers a clear pathway for soccer coaches who want to develop and nurture young talent to the best of their abilities, and gives insight into situations that require strong leadership at key moments with your team. In those moments we need every resource possible to clearly do what’s best for our team. Winning Your Players is a must during those times.
Pickleball CPR - Coaching Pickleball Readiness
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 27,290. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
Teach with a purpose using the PB9/13-GRID. Over 120 ready to use illustrated drills and activities. Individual, partner, and multi-skill enhancement drills. Elevate your game as well as your students'. Develop and design your own drills. Drill with a coach and/or a ball machine delivery
Anders Ericsson and Robert Pool’s PEAK Secrets from the New Science of Expertise | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 3,500. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
From the world’s reigning expert on expertise comes a powerful new approach to mastering almost any skill.
Martial Arts Soul, One Man's Journey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,270. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Martial Arts Soul is like a “Chicken Soup” for the martial arts soul. The stories focus on Larry Louderback’s journey in the martial arts from the past 36 years. These stories are amusing and inspirational.
Manual Of The Perfect Triathlete
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,000. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Triathalon, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
This book is a humorous Handbook on the habits of a triathlete.
The Ultimate Angling Bucket List
Price: Free! Words: 269,210. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Zoology / Ichthyology & Herpetology, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
A lifetime quest to catch 100 species of fish from UK waters; 300 species worldwide; a 200 pound fish from a trailed boat; a 200 pound fish from the shore; a 100 pound fish from freshwater; a double figure trout; a double figure Bass; a fish in excess of 1000 pounds, plus a British, a European and a world record before calling time on the practical angling.
Horse Doping Jamaica Racetrack Queens, New York 1938-1939
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,480. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Retlaw, a New York state race horse was doped with sulphanol in July 1938. The suspected perpetrator, Harold Riner, was nabbed inside the stall around 3:30 a.m. The chemical suphanol was found in the horse's system through a saliva test first given horses in the '30s. The man claimed to be only seeking a night's rest in the stable. My book looks at this incident and the broader issue of doping.
Fantasy Football for Smart People: The Hidden Psychology of Winning DFS
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 47,090. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
Using historical data to see what actually predicts daily fantasy football value and ownership, The Hidden Psychology of Winning DFS will equip you with the tools you need to leverage weaknesses in the way other players think and act into a major competitive advantage in the world of daily fantasy sports.
Tyred Out, Cycling Adventures In Scotland
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 72,090. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A collection of short stories about cycling adventures in Scotland. Starting with a crash, then crossing the country from coast to coast, visiting the islands and west coast, and ending with some bikepacking, a haunted bothy and a race.