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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 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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
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!
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.
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?
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.
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.
Secret of Athleticism
Price: $99.13 USD. Words: 9,560. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Experiments & Projects
(5.00 from 1 review)
Chong Xie extensively delves into the success formula of elite athletes and their outstanding performances using a unique yet practical approach that has never been documented before. The book combines the elements of science, science fiction, real life application and ground breaking discovery to give the reader the true secret of athleticism in an easy and understandable way.
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.
Crossing The 101
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 28,510. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
This is the remarkable story of Rob Holder, coach of the East Palo Alto Razorbacks, who through rugby, his own personal setbacks, his family and his faith provides inspiring lessons of how we should value humility above ambition, honesty above stature, altruism above entitlement. Most of all, Rob’s story teaches us that people should not be judged by color, class status _ or even their rap sheets.
História dos Campeonatos de Futebol em Portugal, 1934 a 1946
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 47,130. Language: Portuguese. Published: June 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
A mais completa obra sobre o futebol português em números.Este livro diz respeito ao período do início dos campeonatos de futebol, de 1934 a 1946, em que engloba todos os acontecimentos, histórias, finais, resultados e classificações das Ligas, Campeonatos Nacionais, Regional e Taças de Portugal
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.