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Training Tips for Cyclists
Price: $2.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 2,190. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
This detailed, illustrated guide will help cyclists close the gap between their present fitness and their potential fitness by training smarter, not by struggling against the effects of aging.
Walking the World: Memories and Adventures
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 106,710. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
Walking the World: Memories and Adventures elevates the act of walking from something we do every day without thinking about it to a means for putting more fun and excitement into our lives. And we can become healthier, at the same time. Whoever said, “No pain, no gain,” was out to lunch.
The Cricket Beasts - The Fanatical Fanboys of the 22 Yards
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 5,620. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Cricket, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
‘Hey, are you bored with your dull and monotonous life? Do you waste all your spare time reading dull books like Shakespeare and Charles Dickens? Is your life too tame and domesticated? Do you want to inject some excitement and exuberance into it? Do you want to improve your lung power and be able to yell and shriek at hundred decibels for hours and hours?
Training Tips for Runners
Price: $2.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 4,430. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
This detailed, illustrated guide will help runners become faster and fitter by applying form and fit to enhance function, by training specifically, and by racing passionately.
Up the Strait
Series: Coastal British Columbia Travel Memoirs ยท Off the Grid Living. Price: $2.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 62,600. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing
Boating, hiking, and survival off the grid in coastal British Columbia, where mountains drop into the sea and people practice self-reliance and a different sense of purpose. Destinations on the Strait of Georgia that can be reached by boat, bicylcle, and all-terrain vehicle. Sea kayaking in the Gulf Islands. Contrarian views of the people and places of coastal British Columbia.
How to Fix Basketball Games
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,240. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
Changing a few rules in basketball will make the game much fairer and more enjoyable. The major changes concern intentional fouls near the end of a game and the fouling out rule. Other subjects discussed include changes in time outs, changing the shot clock to 24 or 30 seconds, and better use of replay. Logical explanations for change are given, and fairness is the most important criterion.
Hunting a Spooked Tom
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 4,370. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hunting
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The chase was on but could I slip in on this cagey old bird. This old Tom Turkey seemed mad...but why?
Keep it Simple Golf - Chipping
Price: $2.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 1,370. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
The vital link between the fairway and the green that can ensure that you maintain a good score.
Winter Work for the DIY sportsperson
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 10,200. Language: American English. Published: February 22, 2016 by Jay Stephens. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Outdoor Skills
When the wind-whipped whiteness screams from out west and driving bans confine and restrict your movements, you can put your time to good use or become a couch-potato. Snow days don't have to be wasted. Most of the items mentioned on the pages that follow were put together using what my wife calls 'junk'. You can find the in you local sporting goods store or 'make' them yourself for free.
Running Injury Free: 5 Unconventional Ways to Enjoy Pain Free Running
Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off!) Words: 10,920. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
Every year 60-80 percent of runners develop an injury from running. Don't become a statistic. Learn how to prevent running injuries, how to deal with pain from running and how to recover from a running injury faster! You can implement these steps and strategies to greatly enhance your chances of never having another running injury. Let your journey to becoming an injury free runner begin now!
My Trinities
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 131,110. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
NEWLY REVISED for next year's hiking season! The most comprehensive guide to Northern California's most spectacular wilderness area, the Trinity Alps (plus a lengthy chapter on the Russian Wilderness). Over 200 lakes, all major peaks and trails, plus extensive off-trail info. Geology, botany, birds, human history, swimming holes, bear dens, life-or-death narratives, and humor throughout. Photos!
The View From The Top Of Japan: My 2-Decade-Long Quest To Scale The Nation’s 25 Highest Peaks
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,600. Language: American English. Published: September 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
Within 4 months of arriving in Japan over 21 years ago, Gary J. Wolff was standing atop Fuji-san, the nation’s highest peak. During the next 2 decades, Gary climbed all of the 29 highest mountains in Japan and 38 of the tallest 50. In this eBook, Gary shares details about Japan’s highest mountains including pics, maps, trail descriptions, and other info based upon his many exciting climbing trips.
The Daytona 100-1959
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,130. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports, Nonfiction » History » American
The Daytona 100 - 1959 tells the story of the only open wheel auto race that was contested at the Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida.
Hunting Songs Volume Two : Lakeland Songs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,080. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Sheet music and song books, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hunting
143 pages, 51 traditional songs interspersed with text and amusing anecdotes. Most of the songs in this book have been passed down from generation to generation, each an important part of Lakeland (Cumbria, UK) oral history. Hence there is no conventional spelling, punctuation or grammar for these written versions, many containing words of dialect.
Lakeland Hunting Memories - Volume Two
Series: Lakeland Hunting Memories, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 24,360. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hunting
This book is another dip into recollections of life in the English Lake District during the ‘50s and ‘60s. Ron Black was born and bred in the English Lake District, like his forefathers, and here relates some of his memories of hunting with hounds, competing in fell races, the heroic exploits of his family members, along with historical accounts written in the 1800s and earlier. 24,000 words.
Climbing Mt. Fuji: Tips, Q&A, and Climber Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,930. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering
Mt. Fuji, Japan’s highest peak, is one of the most beautiful and most visited mountains in the world. The author, who has climbed all of the 29 highest mountains in Japan, has focused on providing all the essential information necessary for future climbers intent on scaling the mountain. If you’re planning to climb Japan’s highest peak, this book will likely prove to be a valuable resource.
Islands in the Snow: Climbing Nepal's trekking peaks
Series: Footsteps on the Mountain Travel Diaries, Book 7. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 29,880. Language: British English. Published: March 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Two friends set out on a trek in the Khumbu region of Nepal which involved climbing two trekking peaks - Mera Peak and Island Peak - and crossing the difficult Amphu Labtse pass. One of them had climbed Mera in 2004, and the other had climbed Island in 2005, but neither of them had done both or crossed the Amphu Labtse. This is the diary of their journey.
The Funniest People in Sports, Volume 2: 250 Anecdotes
Series: The Funniest People in Sports, Book 2. Price: $1.99 $0.99 USD. (50% off!) Words: 26,540. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
A sample: When future NFL player Pat Tillman was attending Arizona State, his coach, Bruce Snyder, planned to redshirt him, thus keeping him eligible to play college football for an additional year. Mr. Tillman told him, “You can do whatever you want with me, but in four years I’m gone. I’ve got things to do with my life.”