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Triathlon For Beginners: Everything you need to know about training, nutrition, kit, motivation, racing and much more
By Dan Golding
Price: $5.29 USD. Words: 17,230. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Triathalon
Triathlon for beginners is a complete guide to your first race and first season. We have made all the mistakes so you don't have to. This easy to digest book is packed with great tips and advice on how to get faster and more confident quickly. We will take you through swim, bike, run, first race, transition, nutrition, specific strength training for triathlon and what not to do.
One Bettor's 2012 WNBA Betting Guide
By Jermaine Patrick
Price: $3.29 USD. Words: 6,850. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
The WNBA has grown in popularity among bettors in recent years but information can be hard to find at times.This is a guide that provides basic information for any WNBA bettor who struggles to find information before the start of the season.
Scuba Diving Fitness: The Missing Component Extortion, Bribes, and Shysters Cannot Get You
By Coach Izzy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,160. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012 by HydraGaea Books. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling
Scuba Diving Fitness: The Missing Component Extortion, Bribes, and Shysters Cannot Get You continues where The Fit and Healthy Diver Manifesto left. It goes in-depth into the evident but unmentioned aspects that lead ambitions and goals – fitness goals the most – to their premature demise.
OPEN HEART RUNNER: searching for meaning after my heart stopped
By Gregory Marchand
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 49,650. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2012 by Agio Publishing House. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
When Gregory Marchand suffered a cardiac arrest after an 8K race and was without a pulse for 20 minutes, few thought he'd survive. This inspiring story tells how he battled through a coma, heart surgery and debilitating brain injury to search for the meaning behind his survival that doctors called miraculous. Gregory's meditative memoir offers insight into how nearly dying can bring new life.
A Guide To Keeping A Pony
By Samuel Jacobs
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,010. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2012 by Springwood Emedia. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Outdoor activities
Here in this publication Sam shares his knowledge of Ponies. His insight offers advice on how to keep them in a field or Paddock and how you should look after them.
Add 42 Yards To Your Drives - Golf Swing
By Jeff Richmond
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,820. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
Discover how to add 42 (accurate) yards to your drives with this golf swing book. And when you get this you'll find out specifically how one little change in your setup can add yards to your golf drives. You'll find out the 3 things in your backswing you must focus on for longer golf drives. Discover how to start your downswing for explosive power plus much, much more.
Excuse me, which way is the Baja 1000?
By Airborne Andy
Series: Adventures of Airborne Andy, Book 2. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 31,180. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motorcycling
(5.00 from 1 review)
An aging working man and avid motorcycle enthusiast finds himself with one more chance at real adventure. With off-road riding skills developed as a teenager but unused for several decades, no desert racing experience, and a general purpose motorcycle suited more for commuting than off-road racing, Airborne Andy throws caution to the wind and reaches for the brass ring – The Baja 1000!
Heart For The Game
By Simon Keith
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,760. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Field Sports
Simon Keith is not only one of the longest-living heart transplant recipients, he is also the first to have ever played professional sports after a transplant. This is his remarkable story.
Welcome to the Sky!
By Jim Trevors
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 133,420. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial
Join pilot Jim Trevors for an amazing insight into the the world of an international helicopter pilot. From active war zones through to New Zealand's stunning mountains, this book is the next best thing to actually being there. We'll drop SAS troops into combat, smile politely at the SAM missile crews on a restricted Iranian island, and be back in time for lunch. With just the odd bullet hole...
Sumonese Japanese
By Yan Sen Lu
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 7,260. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Japanese
Understand sumo but not Japanese? Understand Japanese but not sumo? Don’t understand either? If you fall into any of the categories above, Japanese Sumonese is the book for you.
An AFTMA fairy tale.
By Tim Rolston
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,940. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
A collection of fly-fishing related stories based on the most popular posts from "The Fishing Gene" blog, revised and updated into a more convenient reading format. Information on fly tying, fictional tales of fly-fishing and thoughts on subjects ranging from why fish are so smart to the perennial question of "What about the Hook?". A light hearted romp through a wide variety of subjects.
This Simple Game
By Empire Publications enquiries@empire-uk.com
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,040. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Ken Barnes was widely regarded as one of the finest footballers of his generation never to have won an England cap. During a distinguished playing career with Manchester City, Ken appeared in the FA Cup finals of 1955 and 1956 and later captained the club before retiring in the early 60s.
London 2012 Olympics - Building the Stratford Venues
By Geoffrey Ponder
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,800. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Olympics
General interest material about the design and development of the main sporting venues for the 2012 Olympics in Stratford, London. Giving an outline about how the site was prepared, how the individual venues were designed, and the actual development work to make the venues ready for competition in July 2012. Of particular interest to athletes and spectators who will actually visit the venues.
Pitch and Putt – a Sport in Ruin
By Eero Tarik
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,260. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
Pitch and Putt - I know, you have never heard of it, is a short form of golf. And it is a sport that is in ruin, especially at the international level where a fatal split has caused the creation of two rival controlling bodies. But the problems go much deeper than that. Is there a solution? I believe there is, but it is a radical and courageous path to take to get to the reward.
Pike Fishing
By David Phillips
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 26,380. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
David Phillips caught his first 20 lb pike in 1971, aged just 15. Since then he has fished for pike in all corners of the British Isles – including the mighty loughs of Ireland, where he once landed five consecutive pike averaging over 20 lb (and all on artificial lures). If you love catching pike – or want to learn how to catch them – this is the book you can't afford to miss.
A Furious Exaltation
By Ronan Frost
Price: Free! Words: 8,100. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering
If you bite off more than you can chew, chew hard! This is a true story of a trip that put me in way over my head and out of my comfort zone; the experience of a day in the high peaks of the New Zealand Alps that has changed the way I think about life.
Graduation: Life Lessons of a Professional Footballer
By Richard Lee
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,300. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2012 by Bennion Kearny. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Graduation is the memoir of Brentford, and ex-Watford Goalkeeper - Richard Lee.
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.
Outback Australia: True Stories - Vol. 1
By Matt Flynn
Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 17,570. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
Weird, wonderful and funny stories from remote Outback Australia, as told by law enforcers, fishermen, scientists, historians and others.
101 Great Hikes Above Silicon Valley: Pre-planned trail adventures for all ability levels of hikers, runners, bikers, horses...and even dogs
By Miriam Nuney
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 30,490. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
Don't have time to plan where to head outdoors this weekend? Try one of the beginner, intermediate, or advanced hikes detailed in this guide. 37 nearby parks are profiled, with information on trails and facilities, including slope, climb, and mileage, plus easy reference charts to find the perfect hike. Most hikes can be done in 3-4 hours within a 1-hour drive from the heart of Silicon Valley.