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The Book on Surfing
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 4,080. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Surfing
This is a book for people that are interested in learning HOW TO SURF and answers the question, "Where do I start?"
Seven Steps to a Surfer's Enlightenment: Not Entitlement
Price: $4.20 USD. Words: 3,590. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Depression, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Surfing
There is so much more to learning how to Surf than standing on a Surfboard. If you plan on learning to Surf someday or know someone who does, please read this short book. On behalf of the Surfers you will encounter all over the world, I thank you for reading this BEFORE you get in the water.
Photo Tour of the Philippines
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,610. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Marine Life
The mandarin fish mating dance, a pregnant mantis shrimp, a blue ribbon eel and sea snakes are the most memorable to me. Lots of pipefish, sea horses and nudibranchs live in the seagrass, which made the hang time quite enjoyable. We also dove Apo Island two of the days we were there, then spent a week on the Atlantis Azores liveaboard at Tubbataha Reef in the Sulu Sea.
Golf Crazy
Series: young adult. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 980. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem
A book for the beginning golfer or even just the golf obsessed.
How2 Adventure Guides - Discover US Ski Resorts
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 60. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Snow sports, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Snow sports
Highlighting 404 United States ski resorts and their available amenities, closest town, web address, region and state resorts are in as well as base and peak elevation, vertical drop, ski-able acreage, total trails, total lifts, pipe, snow tubing, snow shoe trails, night skiing, heli/snowcat skiing, cross country trails and snowboarding.
Simple Rhythms: Poetry for Runners
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,760. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging, Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
Anything you do regularly takes on layers of meaning. Running regularly certainly gives you time to think, and to find meaning in simple things and perhaps in things not so simple. In Simple Rhythms, Ray Charbonneau finds poetry in motion, the simple and basic motion of running.
Goliath Grouper... Gentle Giants of the Reef
Series: Marine Life. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,700. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Marine Life
Itʼs common knowledge that Goliath groupers were nearly wiped out by overfishing up through the 1980s. Even though Goliath groupers have staged a comeback - estimates are about 35 percent compared to earlier populations - the benchmark figures are inaccurate. The stock is nowhere near historical levels, based on research. Another comment I saw berated Goliath groupers for decimating other fish pop
FAME: Lionel Messi
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Few footballers are honored to wear the number 10 on their jersey. Pelé, Diego Maradona, and now, Lionel Messi have felt the weight of that number, and all have excelled. With five Ballon d’Ors (French for “golden balls”), awarded for meritorious achievement by FIFA, this shy player from Argentina, one of the youngest ever to play the game pro
Angels on the Reef
Series: Marine Life. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,630. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Marine Life
Angelfish are the most colorful and beautiful animals on the reef, in my opinion. Some are very shy, like Rock Beauties. Others have varying degrees of aloofness, depending on the conditions and circumstances. The best spots for angels I’ve seen are the deeper parts of Molasses and French reefs, since that is also the place we find the highest population and variety of sponges.
Buoy System Invented in the Florida Keys Helps Protect Reefs Everywhere
Price: Free! Words: 2,570. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Marine Biology
The Mooring Buoy System started with an idea, was implemented on a small scale, and grew to become a world dominating practice. John Halas got permission to set 6 experimental mooring buoys on French Reef, which are still in use today. In a modern era where most of the world’s reefs are in trouble, the implications for reef conservation from the mooring buoy system are incalculable.
Danmar Chuan Dao: Basic Self-Defense Moves and Techniques Anyone Can Do
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,400. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2017 by 22 Lions. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing
This book reveals the practical applications of Danmar Chuan Dao, also known as Danmar Boxing and Danmar Kung Fu, in street fights and self defense situations. The techniques and principles presented here, can be learned, studied and applied by anyone, to gain advantage in a fight, either you are an amateur or a professional Mixed Martial Arts fighter.
The Less Traveled Reef: Going Deep Reveals Abundant and Unusual Sealife
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,810. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Marine Life
There are a few places in the outer edges of the Florida Keys reef tract that are a whole different world. Deep French, Deep Elbow and Deep Molasses are quite different than the shallower namesakes. The contours begin around 50 feet, and usually bottom out in the 80 to 90 foot range. Nitrox is the preferred gas on these dives.
Rugby Union Laws Simplified
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,150. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Rugby Union Laws Simplified is a quick read that will provide a solid knowledge foundation and understanding of the game of Rugby Union 15s as played by adults. Written in rhyme using straightforward language with accompanying black and white illustrations, the complicated game of rugby union is about to be Simplified!
Climbing a Few of Japan's 100 Famous Mountains - Volume 12: Mt. Tate (Tateyama)
Series: Climbing a Few of Japan's 100 Famous Mountains. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,980. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
Not everyone summits mountains and not everyone is capable of capturing their experience with stunning photographs. Daniel and Kazuya have done just that! Join them in the Toyama Prefecture section of Japan's Northern Alps Mountain Range and go along with them as they climb Mt. Tateyama. View through their camera's eye several of this area's treasured landmarks.
How to Become an Expert Camper - Camping Out with Kids and Other Tips and Techniques for Outdoor Survival
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,810. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2017 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Outdoor Skills
For all those people who are lucky enough to have spent their childhood camping outdoors, for at least some part of the year, they know what camping is all about, especially in summer. Your family got together, possibly taking the family dog along, got into the car and departed in that direction, a bit like USS ENTERPRISE, but this time going where so many families have gone before.
Cleaning Stations: the Ultimate Hygiene System
Series: Marine Life. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,890. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Marine Biology, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling
Cleaning stations are an essential element in reef ecology. All three parties - cleaners, clients and parasites - are part of a big matrix that runs the gamut from mutually beneficial to intrusive or harmful.
Your Amazing Itty Bitty Baseball Success Book
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,150. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2017 by S & P Productions, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
Is Your Dream to Play in the Big League? Following these 15 powerful secrets will help you reach your dreams. Faster than you think: Develop the mental game required in handling disappointment and pursuing your passion. Create habits that are simple to execute and easy to integrate into existing practice routines. Develop and master self-care habits. Cultivate a team of mentors who will give you t
Shaving Strokes: Timeless Golf Instruction, Perspectives, and Advice; For Your Game and Life
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,590. Language: American English. Published: February 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
Shaving Strokes is a timeless essential for every level of player. It’s especially ideal for the player who desires lower scores, and increased enjoyment, but has very little time to put into it. In addition to the many techniques and strategies discussed, this book presents approaches and perspectives, many of which will make a difference both on and off the course.
Golf Architecture: Economy in Course Construction and Green-Keeping
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,930. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2017 by Coventry House Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
In "Golf Architecture," famed architect Dr. Alister MacKenzie details the strict methods and philosophies that led him to design such world-renowned masterpieces as Augusta National, Cypress Point, and Royal Melbourne. Written in 1920 during the height of his career, "Golf Architecture" provides rare insight into Dr. MacKenzie's timeless design strategies and unrelenting pursuit of perfection.
65 Goalkeeper Training Exercises: Modern Games-Based Soccer Drills for Shot Stopping, Footwork, Distribution, and More
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 18,190. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2017 by Bennion Kearny. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Soccer, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Games-based goalkeeper training is about using games and activities drawn from football, selected sports, physical education, sports science, and other spheres, to help progress keepers with the skills they will really need in competitive match situations. Aimed at readers who coach goalkeepers at all levels, from junior level to elite standard.