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Sequins and Scandals: Reflections on Figure Skating, Culture, and the Philosophy of Sport
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 35,770. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2014 by Gegensatz Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sociology of Sports, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Snow sports
Is figure skating sport or art? Is the judging corrupt? Why has figure skating's popularity gone into a death spiral? These beautiful essays address these questions and more. Informed by the author's training in philosophy and her familiarity with the work of noted dance critics, this book will help you glide effortlessly to a deeper understanding of the mysterious world of figure skating.
Behind Bars
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 52,220. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
A collection of 14 articles by mountain bike journalist Mike Davis, all originally published in influential MTB magazine Privateer between 2009 and 2013. The articles include interviews with numerous influential bike designers, builders and riders -- Greg Herbold, John Tomac, Keith Bontrager, Mike Augspurger, Rob Vandermark, Jeff Jones and many more.
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,560. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Aims & objectives
Compass with map is extremely valuable equipment. It’s everywhere. Used by scouts and hikers, pilots and campers, in airplanes, in mobile phones, captains of ships at sea, on spaceships and guided missiles, by car drivers and mountain climbers... This book is with lots of pictures and as little text as possible to make it quick to read, easy to follow, easy to remember and easy to recall.
Horse Show Etiquette
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,410. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2014 by Brix House llc. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
This is a list of behaviors ideal for the show ring, the warm up ring, the schooling ring, the show grounds - including parking tips, portable toilet tips to maintain a pleasant experience for all, how to clean tack, how to clean a horse and brush a horse in preparation for a horse show.
Mental Toughness - Mastering Your Mind
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 49,710. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
dr steve harris, successful business man, academic, world champion sportsman, former mind coach for an international sport team and conference speaker. this background has spawned a book on mental toughness. it is based on the outcomes of his phd thesis and goes beyond his scientific and personal truths delving into what leaders in the field and authors claim about mastering your mind
SEMI-PRO-AM: The Basketball Reality You Never Knew
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,630. Language: American English. Published: January 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
The untold true story of a Basketball Reality where NBA All Stars matchup with Footlocker Employees, FIBA World Champions face High School Wannabes and where the salary of one team’s 12th man equals that of this team’s entire roster. 15 men battle the opposition, each other and themselves to succeed against everyone from the Sport’s Bottom Feeders and those who feast at its Highest Table.
Finessing The Stone
Series: Diamond Palm Breaking Techniques, Book 11. Price: $9.50 USD. Words: 4,000. Language: Canadian English. Published: January 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
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This is a book for the advanced Diamond Palmist's. By this time, your Hand or Palm should be trained up enough to endure the immense shock and awe that it will need, to withstand the forces you will be subjecting it to. You should also by now, know the body mechanics needed to successfully complete a single Cement Patio Slab break, without the use of padding or protection for the Palm.
Mi hijo el Tenista
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,440. Language: Spanish. Published: January 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Tennis, Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional)
Este libro es una gran contribucion ya que mucho se ha dicho acerca del circuito de Juniors pero poco se ha escrito y menos de un padre con un hijo que ha competido a nivel nacional e internacional. Las situaciones descriptas en el libro y sus caracterizaciones son tan reales que aquel que ha transitado el circuito no puede dejar de verse identificado.
Inside The Scuba Diver
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,730. Language: American English. Published: January 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Swimming & Diving
Inside The Scuba Diver is an insight on scuba diving. It's an introduction into scuba diving and the steps for certification. This eBook is constructed to taking you step by step from; considering to participating in scuba diving Staring from entry level while considering to advance as a professional. A career! Discover Self Contained Underwater Breathing Apparatus S.C.U.B.A.
Sensible & Sensitive Horsemanship - Dr. Mike's Horsemanship Guides
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 24,760. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
This is a combined work containing Dr. Mike's Horsemanship Ground Steps to Success, Dr. Mike's Horsemanship Responsive Riding, Dr. Mike's Horsemanship Riding Exercises, Dr. Mike's Horsemanship Horse Owner's Modern Keys for Success.
Price: Free! Words: 50,610. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Charting my journey from non-runner to ultra-runner, this book follows my training from the first tentative steps, through my first marathon attempt, to a blow by blow account of the crushing lows and soaring highs of the Marathon des Sables. This memoir is an expression and an explanation of my love affair with running.
The Nearly Men
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,240. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014 by Stanhope Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / History
Over 400 drivers have taken part in World Championship Grand Prix racing, since it's inception in 1950. Some have won championships, others just races. Then there are those who sat on edge of greatness. Those who stood on the podium but cannot claim a victory to their name. This is their story.
Riding the Dragon's Back: The Great Race to Run the Wild Yangtze
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,240. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014 by Desktop Adventure. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Kayaking
The thrilling and true account of the competition to be the first river rafting team down the Yangtze, one of the world's longest and most mythic rivers. When a group of American rafters begins its trip high in the Tibetan Plateau, China's patriotic youth rush to the river to beat the foreigners down their own historic waterway, the "dragon" of the title.
50 Diet Tips for MMA and Combat Sports
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,150. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting
Help set up and implement a diet that gets results and works in the real world with '50 Diet tips for MMA and Combat Sports'.
A Long Walk in the Alps - the Eiger to the Matterhorn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,540. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
A Long Walk in the Alps recounts a hike through the mountains of Switzerland from Grindelwald in the Bernese Oberland to Zermatt in the Valais. In this real life adventure, the author sets out along the path known as the Eiger Trail with the aim of reaching the mountain town of Zermatt beneath the far off Matterhorn but the journey is almost over in its early days...
The Martial Artist's Health, Wellness, and Lifestyle Handbook (2nd Edition)
Price: Free! Words: 5,980. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
If you want to make lifestyle changes to become the healthier athlete you deserve to be and don't know where to start, this little fast reading handbook is here to help you begin on a strong foot!
Dagny Rocks
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 148,380. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Rhea grows up in the hippie days of the 70's aboard a hand-built, ocean-going tugboat. Later she joins Icelander Petur on his big sailing ketch. With an ever-changing crew, Dagny voyages nearly non-stop happily surviving mechanical failures, ripped sails, a keel conversion, irate port captains, multiple mast-removals, and two Newfoundland winters.
Guía del Entrenador de Béisbol Infantil
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 14,440. Language: Spanish. Published: January 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Baseball
Este es un libro sobre los métodos más efectivos para la enseñanza de béisbol adecuada para los niveles infantiles. Coach Murray presenta de manera sencilla, información útil para el entrenador. Esta guía está bien organizada para que el entrenador pueda planear su temporada y también como un recurso de referencia durante la temporada. Además de ser una guía que explica muy bien los métodos de
Youth Baseball Coach's Playbook
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 14,440. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
The VBC Youth Coach Playbook for Ages 5-9 is a picture guide with age-appropriate, game-like drills for skill development. Included are coach skills for making the the youth game a fun and valuable experience. This playbook will set you up for a great season with youth baseball. It features photos and pictures to help you visualize your practice.
4 Minutes Of Time Added On Vol.1 - rjb81media Football Blog 2012
Price: Free! Words: 54,880. Language: British English. Published: January 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
A review of 2012 in, predominantly English, football as it appeared to Richard Brook, of 4 Minutes Of Time Added On the football blog from rjb81media.