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Josh Waitzkin’s The Art of Learning: An Inner Journey to Optimal Performance | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 5,090. 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.
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: Free! Words: 6,270. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
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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.
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.
Speed Bones
Series: Words To Elate. Price: Free! Words: 3,080. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Essays, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
People engaged in sports for different reasons, in schools sporting seasons are put into place to boost the students competitive spirits, at a higher level individuals take up sports as a professional career from which they can earn a living, there are people who spend thousands of hours at sports stadiums and tons of cash just to enjoy the fun of watching big games and athletic tournaments, there
1963-1964 Philadelphia 76ers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,820. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Basketball, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
The 1983-1964 Philadelphia 76ers were a team of good shooters that had trouble rebounding the basketball. Led by top scoring Hal Greer,the 76ers also had forward Lee Shaffer and center Johnny Kerr. Luckily for Philadelphia the New York Knickerbockers were a worse team, The Knicks finished on the bottom of the Eastern Division, Philadelphia met Oscar Robertson's Cincinnati Royals in the playoffs.
Plum Flower Boxing - Shaolin Kung Fu
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,200. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
Shaolin Plum Flower Boxing is very concise and practical and its techniques have attack and defense, very easy to master. Through the ages, countless monk masters have been practicing this kung fu, which has the essence of the martial art, is regarded as the treasure of Shaolin Temple. This ebook will show you how to practice this Shaolin Kung Fu.
Golf Swing: Reduce Your Handicap
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,470. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
Wе all wаnt tо hаvе mоrе роwеr in оur golf swing and wаnt to see thаt ball gо ѕаіlіng оff thе tее straight down thе fаіrwау a соuрlе оf hundrеd уаrdѕ. Well now here's your solution.
Baseball's Strongest Man, Cannonball Crane
Price: Free! Words: 8,760. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
As America developed a huge appetite for its emerging passion in the late 19th century, one man stood above all other baseball players - Cannonball Crane. He was the biggest, strongest, and the heaviest star the game had. Few players have soared so high - or fallen so low as Big Ed Crane. This is his story.
1963 San Francisco 49ers
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 3,950. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Football
The best game of the 1963 NFL season for the San Francisco 49ers was achieved by a career backup quarterback, former Heisman Trophy winner Lamar McHan. Against the heavily favored Chicago Bears McHan engineered an upset through passing and handing off to backs who made key runs. Yet most of '63 was a complete disappointment. Fans booed coaches for trading away star 49er QB Y.A. Tittle in 1961.
Six Awesome Personal Short Running Stories By Six Everyday People.
Price: Free! Words: 16,900. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition
I hope the journeys of these six ordinary people will show you that nothing is impossible as long you take the decision to commit and make good time management. Happy reading!
Come Surf with Pipa, Jaime and Kika - 4: The Gigantic Waves of Nazaré
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,100. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Surfing
Since Carnival had arrived, the family decided to leave on a trip to Nazaré, a fishing village in the central coast of Portugal, to see the internationally known gigantic waves of Nazaré being surfed at the North Beach (Praia do Norte).
Juan Zurita Mexican Lightweight Boxer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,330. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing, Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico
Juan Zurita fought Ike Williams for the N.B.A. lightweight title in April 1945. Williams was coming off a lackluster fight versus Willie Joyce. Scheduled for Philadelphia Williams and Zurita actually met in a Mexico City bullring. The fight itself was not nearly as exciting as Zurita's fight against Sammy Angott in March 1944. The 5'5" Mexican was a switch hitter, a style that excited spectators.
Ensenada Between the Storms
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing, Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises
A Cadenza Blue Water Sailing Experience from the ships log. Eleven days at sea beyond Cabo san Lucas.
Punta Maldonado
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,970. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing
Sailing adventure in a serious storm off the coast of Mexico.
Green Bay Packers vs. New York Giants 1944 NFL Championship
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 3,980. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Football
The Green Bay Packers played for their 6th NFL Championship on December 17, 1944. The National Football League was only twenty-five years old at the time. They met the Eastern Division champs, the New York Giants. A defensive minded team, New York had routed the Packers 24-0 less than a month earlier. This time Green Bay was made a heavy, 2-1, favorite. The game was played in bright sunshine.
How To Defend Yourself
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 7,810. Language: American English. Published: August 28, 2016 by M Laurence. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Do you want real self defense tips that are based on what works in the real world? Do you want to know what to look for and how to avoid confrontations? The reality is no one will come to your rescue. So get clued up, get knowledgeable and get protective.
Bike Buyer’s Guide: How to Buy Used Bikes on Craigslist and Other Online Market Places
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,460. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
Written by cyclist commuter, advocate, and popular blogger Joe Goodwill (Average Joe Cyclist), this book is a complete guide to buying used bikes online. Online market places provide a great place to find bargain-priced bikes, providing you know what you are doing. This book will make sure that you have all the knowledge you need to find a great used bike online - and avoid being ripped off!
Sonny Jurgensen And The 1962 Philadelphia Eagles
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,800. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Football
My e-book considers the Philadelphia Eagles of 1962. I have researched the text from columns written by sportswriters of the era, some 54 years ago. Football was a different sport from today. A similarity was that quarterback Sonny Jurgensen operated from the shotgun on occasion to offset opponent's blitzing. Professional football was evolving rapidly but far from referee calls being challenged.