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FaceBooklet 1
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 18,790. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
This booklet contains all the posts from year one on our Proactive Coaching Facebook page.
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.
Athletic Traditions
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,340. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
This booklet is a follow up to a book I wrote several years ago entitled, 101 Positive Athletic Traditions.
Saturday Morning Wake-Up Call: A 21st Century Survival Guide for High School Football Coaches
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,230. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Football, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
The conclusions drawn by analyzing statistics from college and professional football often do not translate to the high school game because the games are so different. This book puts those powerful statistical techniques for maximizing a team's chance of winning into the hands of high school coaches and fans. These techniques are illustrated using the Pulaski Academy Bruins as a case study.
Running Form Drills
Series: Running Technique Tips. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,180. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
Running Form Drills continues Brian Martin's examination of good running technique. This book explains how to practice running form drills and gives unique insights into how each drill can help you recognize and learn good running form. Put simply you can use Running Form Drills to help you learn how to run. Free online video resources complete a handy toolkit for any runner. Approx 12,000 words.
Surfing Lingo: A Dictionary of Surfing Terms
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,500. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2015 by Altiora Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Surfing
Surfing has grown from a pastime enjoyed in old Polynesia to a global pursuit with legions of devoted fans, the author among them. For many, surfing is a state-of-mind, a life-style that has become a consuming passion. This concise collection of surfing terms gives the outsider or beginner a window into the culture and language of surfing. Seasoned surfers already know these terms.
Captain Mark's Way
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 68,640. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing, Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
True Caribbean Stories and Reflections of a Sailing Captain. From the Virgin Islands to Grenada, enjoy over 30 years of Caribbean madness as only a Charter Boat captain can recall, with photos. Contemplate 16 "One Page Wonders," presented to help view life and it's challenges. (Available free at Everyone has their own way, this is Captain Mark's!
My Trinities
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 119,100. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
This is not your grandpa's guidebook! Finally a comprehensive guide, with attitude, to Northern California's most spectacular wilderness area, the Trinity Alps. 60 photos. Based on first-hand knowledge of 188 lakes, all major peaks and trails, plus backcountry info not in other books. Geology, history, botany, swimming holes, bear dens, life-or-death narratives, and humor throughout.
Life Lessons For Athletes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,110. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
Being an athlete is far more than having physical skills and being able to perform better than an opponent on a given day.
Level Up
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 21,760. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Weightlifting, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting
A short book containing all the vital information necessary for compiling a diet and a workout. Everything is to the point and easy to read. Covers basic nutritional and muscle building facts.
Reading Water: Lessons from the River
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,570. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2013 and represented by van Haitsma Literary. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Water sports
In the tradition of America’s strong pioneer women, Rebecca Lawton was one of the first women river guides in the West. For millions of Americans and foreign visitors who have navigated America’s great rivers by raft or boat - and for those who wish they could - this collection of essays will help them understand rivers and their impact on the human emotional landscape in a deeper sense.
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.
Best Hiking in Southwest Colorado around Ouray, Telluride and Silverton
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,530. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
An opinionated guide to the best hikes in the San Juan Mountains in southwestern Colorado around three great base camps; Ouray, Telluride and Silverton. The hikes range from 6 to 12.5 miles per day. The guide describes the base camps, identifying local service, nearby attractions and non-hiking day activities. Trails include detailed descriptions, ratings, elevation profiles, maps and photos.
Beach Volleyball- Secret Of The Pros
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 20,340. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Volleyball, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Olympics
Former Professional Beach Volleyball Player tells all. From beginner to professional players, this book will bring your physical and mental game up thousands of notches. The basics, strategies, game plans, and other secrets of the game of Beach Volleyball. Practiced or played with Karch, Stoklos, Adam Johnson and others . Great read and tons of information to succeed. Perfect for sand volleyball.
Baseball Karma and The Constitution Blues
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,970. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / Essays & Writings
Baseball Karma & The Constitution Blues is a play-by-play, behind-the-scenes account of a woman learning about life, luck, love and superstitions during her youthful days as a ballgirl and front office representative for a top-level major league baseball team. This "ficto-memoir" scorecard is filled with intimate details...
Preventive Officiating
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 27,290. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Through author Randy Vogt's three decades plus of officiating soccer games, he has seen many problems on fields that could have been prevented. Preventive Officiating will help with many of the challenges facing referees. This soccer rule book is a very easy read as it is just over 100 pages with many diagrams.
Boxing Science: Learn Boxing - The Critical First Few Days
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
True Boxing mastery will begin with understanding and practicing the fundamentals repeatedly. If you are learning boxing for sport, recreation or to compliment a martial arts study, this book will be invaluable during “The Critical First Few Days”. Through thorough introductions, drill instructions, and pictures you will learn stance, basic punches, how to move and how to use the punching bag.
He Came Looking For Me - A true story of hope and redemption
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,090. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
What do the story of an unwanted horse and the promise of a mansion in Heaven have in common? A true tale told by the horse and trainer who lived it. If you loved Black Beauty this is a book for you - and it's real. No matter how desperate or hopeless you believe your circumstance today, there is hope. Shiner's story proves the truth of John 14:2. Second title of Amazing Grays Trilogy.
Learn to Fly-Cast in a Weekend
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 30,760. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
A guide to understanding how fly casting really works and sixteen innnovative exercises to take you from your first tentative steps to mastery of the double haul. The print version of this book has sold over 2500 copies and assisted thousands of anglers to finally master their casting and improve their enjoyment of their fishing. Now updated and available as an eBook.
FaceBooklet 2
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,910. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
This booklet contains all the posts from year two on our Proactive Coaching Facebook page.