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From Underdog to Winner: In Pursuit of 100% Performance
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 81,610. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2017 by Frendship Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology
John Pfitsch (1919-2012), coach at Grinnell College for 50 years, and Barbara Waite, former chair of the Sport Psychology Program at The University of Iowa, square off to scrutinize theories and philosophies behind 100% performance, Coach Pfitsch’s term for the best his athletes had to offer. A conversation between Waite and Pfitsch’s ghost reveals more than how to win sport contests.
A Simplified Guide to Rugby Sevens
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,850. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
A Simplified Guide to Rugby Sevens is a quick read that will provide essential information about the game of Rugby Sevens and how it is played. The book is written in rhyme using straightforward language with accompanying black and white illustrations. Explanations of the many technical aspects of the game such as set pieces, rucks and mauls are presented in a fun and easy to understand manner.
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.
Kaepernick: An Act for Justice, for Attention, or a Protest of Ignorance
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2017 by Androgynous Papers. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sociology of Sports, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
"Kaepernick: An Act for Justice, for Attention, or a Protest of Ignorance", is a short book on the protests of Colin Kaepernick that began with the 2016 NFL season. The anthem protests before NFL games have become a subject of great controversy and have divided large portions of the country.
A Minute in March
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,920. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Swimming & Diving, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
Lou has reached an age of reflection and wants to swim to France. Or does he? Is his behaviour down to ambition, a sense of duty, escapism, or sheer desperation? Should he not be content with his lot? Has he got what it takes? This training diary documents the journeys and friendships that meet their inevitable test at the hands of nature. Sales of this book support the cancer charity Fish Aid.
Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 122,290. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Swimming & Diving, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Swimming & Diving
A book for swimming coaches filled with ideas swimmers of all ages and abilities love to try. It contains over 600 ideas from over 500 successful coaches at all levels. along with the author's 56 years of experience. Chapters have activities divided by either Age Group or Senior. Checkout; Rock/Paper/Scissors Relay, Dem
Mind vs Target: Six steps to winning in the clay target mind field
Price: $15.99 USD. Words: 42,220. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Shooting, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology
(5.00 from 1 review)
Bob Palmer's highly acclaimed SportExcel system is a revolutionary way to win, and it is changing the way clay-target shooters approach their game in North America and around the globe. No matter if you’re a world-class shooter, a coach, a weekend enthusiast, a beginner or a parent, this book is your handbook to using your very powerful Zone to learn how to win.
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.
Kelong Kings: Confessions of the world's most prolific match-fixer
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 146,310. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014 by Invisible Dog Srl. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Biography
Wilson Raj Perumal has been labeled the world's most prolific match-fixer in football's recent history. Born a village boy in rural Singapore in the mid-60's, Wilson climbed the heights of international match-fixing across five continents, becoming FIFA's most wanted man. Kelong Kings is the ultimate tale about gambling, soccer and fixing, told in the words of the man who made it all happen.
Missing Person ~ 911!
Price: $2.99 $2.00 USD. (33% off!) Words: 12,100. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equipment & Supplies
The early morning call tells me there is a 12 year old boy lost in the woods! As I jump out of bed, I think of the time when I received a similar message about my own son. Will I be able to help some frantic parents with their fear and pain? Will our well-trained search and rescue teams be able to find this inexperienced child before it is too late?
The Gorilla is Loose: Your Innate Swing Unleashed!
Series: Just Hit The Damn Ball or How To Stop Thinking and Play Your Best Golf, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,570. Language: Canadian English. Published: October 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf, Nonfiction » Psychology » Applied psychology
Have you ever hit a perfect shot? The Gorilla Is Loose: Your Innate Swing Unleashed! is based on real lessons with over twelve-thousand once-a-week golfers. The Gorilla is a metaphor for the natural ability that every has to hit a ball with a glorified stick. Learn how to bend the bars of traditional instruction and play better than you ever thought possible!
Real Madrid & Barcelona: the Making of a Rivalry
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 42,040. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Soccer
A close look at one of sport's great rivalries: Real Madrid and Barcelona.
The Reality of Pressure Points
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,130. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2013 by Ex-L-Ence Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Bruce Everett Miller is experienced in Chinese and Western medical practices and is the chief instructor of the Quan Li K'an style of martial arts. This short eBook discusses Pressure Points and if there is indeed something there that works for self-defense.
Running Technique
Series: Running Technique Tips. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,980. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports training, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
(4.92 from 12 reviews)
A practical guide for distance runners to learn and train for the fundamentals of good running technique. Recognize problems with running form that cause injury, or frustrate achievement of your goals. A complete framework of coordination training, mental cues and a training philosophy to improve running technique. Foreword by Philo Saunders PhD, Senior Physiologist, Australian Institute of Sport.
Becoming Taz: Writing from the Southpaw Stance
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,100. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2018 by Canopic Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing
Becoming Taz is a boxing memoir written in the literate voice of a seasoned storyteller—a memoir about pursuing a dream, of enduring the struggles, processing the failures and prudently assessing the triumphs. Bumpus was a professional boxer from 1984 until 1993. He fought five world champions and several top contenders during his career in the ring before retiring with a record of 31-8-1(15).
Itching After Rovers
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,630. Language: British English. Published: July 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
(5.00 from 1 review)
The story of a football fan embarking on an odyssey following his hometown team by hitchhiking around the British Isles and Europe. It charts the rise of his club from obscurity to English Premier League Champions. Interspersed with tall tales written by the author for his club fanzine, this story should prove entertaining to not only football fans, but also those not interested in sport.
Stand and Bang-the Stand up Fighters out of Camp Strength and Conditioning Program.
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 6,330. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports training
Confused on how to set up your strength and conditioning as a striker? Step into your next fight camp at 100% improve your strength power, aerobic and muscular endurance and improved joint integrity!
Fathers and Sons-Sports and Life
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,170. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
"Fathers & Sons…" is a story of an uncommon love and devotion between fathers and sons. It is a story of my recovery from two rounds of life-threatening brain surgeries to play on three championship softball teams in two states. It includes a chapter on the most controversial sports topic of our time; Deflategate.
Collingwood's 50 Most Sensational Games
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 101,850. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
The Collingwood Football Club is the biggest show in Australian professional sport for a reason. Loved and reviled in equal measure, The Club is steeped in a rich, sometimes turbulent 120 year history. Here, fifty of the seminal on-field moments have been identified, described and analysed for posterity - historical snapshots that go some way to explain the Magpie mystique.
The Stern Years: 1984-2014
Series: Sports: The Business and Politics of Sports. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,900. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports business, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
David Stern began his association with the National Basketball Association in 1966. The NBA of 1966 will never be confused with the NBA of February 1, 2014 when Stern retired after a 30 year reign as National Basketball Association commissioner. By the time Stern retired, basketball was the second most popular sport in the world.