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Cabal Fang: Complete Martial Arts Study Course from Querent to Elder
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 124,170. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts, Nonfiction » New Age » Mysticism
Fully illustrated and truly complete! At over 120,000 words -- that's 300+ pages -- this massive volume contains everything you need to start learning the world's most innovative, transformative, and unique martial art. The drills alone -- over 100 of them! -- are worth the price of admission. Cabal Fang is "full context martial arts" -- a modern temple martial art for a new age.
A Team Study Championship Principles
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,890. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
This booklet contains thirteen commitment standards– each with a story and discussion points and questions to help athletes understand a championship culture.
Fishing Montana's Westslope Waters: A Fly-Fishing Road Trip to Missoula's Bitterroot, Blackfoot, Clark Fork & Rock Creek - Road Trip #2
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 14,800. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Fishing Montana's Westslope Waters, Road Trip #2 is now available. Here's the lowdown on taking a fly-fishing road trip to Missoula, Montana to fish four famous trout streams. The book includes hatch charts, info on native & wild trout, fishing access sites, fly patterns, the "must fish" hatch for each river, where to camp, what gear to fish and color photos from cover to cover.
Captains
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,270. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
This booklet is designed to coaches to give to their athletes who are in leadership positions on their teams.
Teach Attitude First
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,860. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
A concise, applicable definition of a positive athletic attitude for coaches at all levels.
Principles-Based Instruction for Self-Defense (and Maybe Life)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,910. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Violence & harassment, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Rory Miller's meditations on effective methods to prepare students for sudden violence. Necessary areas of expertise. Types of teaching methods and their advantages and drawbacks. Trouble-shooting challenging students. Instructor ethics. Working with professionals and elite groups. Deriving your core principles and designing your personal curriculum.
First Steps to Creating a Successful Team Core Covenents
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,530. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
The first steps to building successful teams are consistent and predictable.
The Role of Parents in Athletics
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
This booklet is taken from a chapter in my book Teaching Character Through Sport – Developing a Positive Coaching Legacy.
Anabolic Steroids: A Concise Guide
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,990. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Weightlifting
This brief guide gives an overview of anabolic steroids and discusses each of the most common compounds (as well as related substances). It also covers, in a clear and frank way, their administration, doses, and related issues.
Yakking with the Thunder Dragon: Walking Bhutan's Epic Snowman Trek
Series: Footsteps on the Mountain Travel Diaries, Book 9. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 28,620. Language: British English. Published: March 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
More people have climbed Everest than completed the Snowman Trek. Mark Horrell sets out to walk the famous long-distance trail in the magical Himalayan kingdom of Bhutan, where economic welfare is measured not in Gross Domestic Product, but a commodity known as Gross National Happiness. Along the way he encounters feisty yaks and dramatic mountain landscapes. This is his travel diary.
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!
Redband Trout Waters: A Fly-Fishing Road Trip to Oregon's Crooked, Deschutes & Metolius Rivers
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 7,120. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
A beautifully photographed guide, in color, with all you need to know to take a fly-fishing road trip to central Oregon and fish for native redband trout. Information to use Bend, Oregon as your base camp, or camp along the Crooked, Deschutes or Metolius rivers. The book contains hatch charts, selected patterns, maps for access and camping, flows and context, technique, and more.
How to Catch Fish with the Three Inch DOA Shrimp
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,570. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
Most inshore gamefish love to eat shrimp, which makes the DOA Shrimp one of the most effective lures you can use. This little books tells you when to use the Shrimp, which colors to use, how to rig it for different conditions, and several different fishing techniques that prove effective. Catch more and bigger fish with the DOA Shrimp!
A Guide to Trekking the Mountain Frontier of the Pyrenees - For Hikers without Borders
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 102,280. Language: British English. Published: November 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
‘If we could traverse this mountain barrier dividing Spain from France, so could any other reasonably fit person who loves to walk among mountains.’ So thought Gordon Wilson and his partner on meeting a fellow, much younger trekker in the Pyrenees. If you're contemplating a wild, beautiful trek, Gordon’s blend of practical advice and storytelling may be just what you need to create the reality.
Playing with confidence
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,890. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
Written for Athletes and Coaches 1. Defining true confidence 2. What are you worried about? Take charge of your fears 3. The confident competitor’s mindset 4. Developing a plan of attack and stand up for yourself
Tigers and Tamangs: How Not to Do a Nepalese Adventure Travel Reconnaissance
Series: Footsteps on the Mountain Travel Diaries, Book 2. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 23,340. Language: British English. Published: March 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
Mark Horrell sets off on an adventure travel reconnaissance with his friends who own a Nepalese trekking agency. On a desperate crusade to see a tiger in Bardia National Park they experience a bizarre set of escapades involving the Nepalese Army, a tame rhino and a surreal rafting trip. After visiting the birthplace of Buddha they are then terrorised by leeches on a monsoon trek.
She Was Once a Runner
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 25,840. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental health, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
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“She Was Once a Runner” gives an honest account of a female long distance runner on a Division I college scholarship and the resultant pressure cooker in which she lives. The memoir explores the physical and psychological effects of the Female Athlete Triad on a nineteen year old girl struggling to find her identity amidst a toxic team environment and discouraging parents.
Motivational Strategies
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,940. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
Your success or failure as a coach will be in direct proportion to your ability to plan, teach, relate and motivate.
RC Glossary
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,110. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Reference
Do you get confused with race terms like Triple A Main, Low-fly Double, Off-camber Section, and Quarter-finals? Need help telling the difference between Camber and Caster? This glossary (which is a dictionary with specialized terms defined) will help beginners understand RC lingo quickly.
Proactive Leadership
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 33,140. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
This book is written for anyone working on leadership with young adults. Whether you are teaching a leadership class, working with a Captains Council within your school, or an individual coach developing team leaders, it will hopefully provide a sustainable plan.