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A Hiker's Manifesto
Price: Free! Words: 2,110. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
A Hiker’s Manifesto is a small eBook about the heart of hiking. It’s a call for hikers and outdoor enthusiasts to fall back in love with and make time for exploring and enjoying the Great Outdoors.
Learn Strength In 5 Days
Price: Free! Words: 11,960. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 31, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Weightlifting
-Beginner gym programme- scientifically supported gym advice including workout and nutrition plan. -Designed specifically for achieving long term, muscle gain, strength gain and fat loss. -Make the choices on what you want to eat, how you want to workout and when to make changes. An education in strength training for life. -Reach your goals, quickly and effectively while living a life you love.
The Decline of Baseball in Inner-City Chicago
Price: Free! Words: 6,010. Language: American English. Published: August 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Urban, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / Essays & Writings
Previously published as "What Happened to Little League Baseball in the Inner City?" Crime in inner-city Chicago is always the hot topic at the start of every news segment daily, and one would be hard-pressed to recall anything positive reported in the Black community. Baseball used to thrive in Chicago, but today shootings in the park take place more than boys swinging baseball bats.
The Bike Ride
Price: Free! Words: 3,110. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2017. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
The Bike Ride is a humorous account of a three day cycle ride across the south of England which due to negligible planning, an abysmal lack of preparation and poor eyesight was considerably more taxing than it needed to be. With a mistake waiting to be made around every tortuous bend and a near beating on the way, this essay can best be described as the diary of an incompetent cyclist.
Life is Only a Game Baseball is Serious
Price: Free! Words: 7,610. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
(4.00 from 1 review)
People who love baseball do strange things. The best basketball player on the planet gave up millions of dollars and left the NBA to play for a thousand a month with a low level minor league baseball team. The world's first millionaire author would trade every dollar if he could have played just one season of professional hardball. Here are some baseball tales, all true but the last one.
Manual de Gestão Desportiva
Price: Free! Words: 36,620. Language: Portuguese. Published: August 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports business
Portuguese book: The “Manual de Gestão Desportiva” compiles lessons learned in the management of a sport federation. Each chapter covers a sport management topic (each with its own appendix with practical examples of statutes, minutes, strategic plans, budget, annual report, etc.): 1. Sport Organization 2. Planning 3. Administration 4. Competitions 5. Talent Development 6. Development
Amphitheater Lake Trail
Price: Free! Words: 6,040. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
Sitting at my desk unable to work because the computer suffered a malfunction, I day dreamed about an adventure I had climbing a mountain trail in the Grand Tetons. This is a true story.
Pretty Don't Win -- A Very Short Story of Minnesota Dirt Track Racing in the 50s
Price: Free! Words: 1,140. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports
(3.00 from 1 review)
Young college freshman learn the dangers of untrained stockcar racing in the early 50s.
40-YEAR ANNIVERSARY; 1977 REDWOOD BASEBALL IN HALL OF FAME
Price: Free! Words: 7,130. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / Essays & Writings
A celebration of the 40th re-union of Redwood's class of 1977.
JOE D. COMES TO SAN ANSELMO
Price: Free! Words: 4,290. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History, Essay » Sociology
“People will come, Ray. People will most definitely come.” - James Earl Jones as Terence Mann, “Field of Dreams,” based on “Shoeless Joe” (comes to Iowa) by W.P. Kinsella
Scout Camps are Boring!
You set the price! Words: 6,720. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking
An honest look at why Scouts are bored with camping trips and practical ways to make camping fun.
Dennis Geissler's College Football Playoff Plan
Price: Free! Words: 8,190. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
A College Football Playoff Plan, by Dennis Geissler.
The Youth Football Receivers Handbook
Price: Free! Words: 3,370. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Football
The Youth Football Receivers Handbook is a short instructional book meant to help football coaches of young age groups train their receivers in fundamentals. This book covers concepts and drills to help develop skill in athletes from an early age.
LazyBettor.com 2017 Kentucky Derby Preview: An Embarrassment of Riches
Price: Free! Words: 1,840. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Roger LeBlanc, author of "The Lazy Bettor's Guide to the Kentucky Derby," has selected the Kentucky Derby winner three consecutive years since the book's publication. His pre-race selections were all published in his "Derby Preview" series at SmashWords.com. Join the parade of winning bettors by purchasing this year's Preview.
Road Riders Survival Guide A Motorcyclist Handbook
Price: Free! Words: 12,760. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motorcycling
Road Riders Survival Guide offers half a century of experience with an emphasis on safety and preparation to provide the necessary skills, training, and experience to survive the challenges of motorcycling on today’s highways.
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.
Yellow Stingray Population Declines in the Keys - What Does it Mean?
Series: Marine Life. Price: Free! Words: 2,660. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Marine Biology, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling
One topic that caught my eye was a study about the changes in the population of yellow stingrays in various parts of the Caribbean.  The Florida Keys had the largest decline, while Jamaica had an increase. Why is that significant? Why should we care about yellow stingrays?
Surviving the Runner
You set the price! Words: 34,940. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
(3.00 from 1 review)
A 'spit-your-drink-out' funny, brutally honest account of being married to an ultra - runner.
Aquarius Habitat is Unique in the World
Series: Sanctuary Science. Price: Free! Words: 2,630. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Marine Biology, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling
There literally is no other place like this on earth. As a dive site, it’s sensational since the animals that live underneath and around the habitat are used to divers. But more important things take place there than being an incredible dive site. Everything from testing the newest technology to training astronauts is within the purview of Aquarius Reef Base.
Targeted Hypertrophy Training (THT)
Price: Free! Words: 8,930. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Weightlifting
The new science of building muscle fat. Train 3 or 5 days/wk depending on your schedule.