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Spirit of Golf - Skills and Drills: Peak Performance Techniques for the Athletic Mind
Price: $10.95 USD. Words: 36,770. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
Top teaching professionals agree that rarely is it from a lack of physical talent and hard work that most golfers hold themselves back. Instead, it is a mindset of impatience, frustration, anxiety, and doubt that gets in the way; emotional qualities which add tension and resistance to the body and sabotage states of peak performance time and again. A practical “how to” book that is heralded...
The Seven Principles of Mastery (Part One of the Swordsman's Quick Guide Series)
Series: The Swordsman's Quick Guide, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,740. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
The essential short guide to mastering any art: three internal principles, to guide how you think; four external principles to guide how you act. Follow these for maximum effectiveness in your art, work, and life.
Ground Up; Connecting Groundwork with Ridden Work for you and your Horse
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 9,580. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Connecting Groundwork with Ridden Work for you and your Horse gives you a series of exercises that will connect the trusting, respectful relationship that you and your horse have created on the ground to your ridden work. Groundwork is where we establish a relationship of trust and respect, these exercises are a guide to caring for that relationship so that it is there for us all the time.
Running Technique
Series: Running Technique Tips. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 63,990. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports training, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
(5.00 from 11 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.
Preparing for Freeplay (Part Three of the Swordsman's Quick Guide Series)
Series: The Swordsman's Quick Guide, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fencing, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
In this book professional swordsmanship instructor Guy Windsor describes the step-by-step process he uses to take students from absolute beginner to expert fencer. This is system can be applied to any style of fencing, because it is not about the specifics of technique: it is about the process of developing skill.
Choosing a Sword (Part Two of the Swordsman's Quick Guide Series)
Series: The Swordsman's Quick Guide, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fencing, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Learn how to choose a sword for historical european sword practise, with this short guide.
The Lazy Bettor 2015 Preakness Preview: Of Frogs and Pharoahs
Price: $2.98 USD. Words: 2,170. Language: American English. Published: May 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Following up on his amazingly accurate analysis of the 2015 Kentucky Derby, handicapping writer Roger LeBlanc delivers a Preakness preview sure to please. "Of Frogs and Pharoahs" borrows the principles from his classic work "The Lazy Bettor's Guide to the Kentucky Derby" to uncover the best Preakness bets of 2015. Read up, cash in and then buy all the Lazy Bettor guides.
Get On Your Horse: Curing Mounting Problems
Series: Horse Training How-To, Book 2. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 30,050. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
Teach your horse to show respect, to move to the mounting block, to lunge, and to stand rock solid with this 5-Day guide featuring the methods of John Lyons. Your horse will stand there politely, and fellow riders will have new and positive impressions of your skills as a horseman. This is your roadmap to stopping an annoying and dangerous habit. With additional training for added insight.
Six Sigma Principles with Practice
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,600. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Production & operations management, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports statistics
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
The purpose of this short ebook is to introduce the reader to some of the key concepts that underpin Six Sigma; making businesses faster and more competitive by understanding and eliminating the sources of variation in processes. It is not intended as an exhaustive text on the subject, more as a summary with some Soccer examples and anecdotes that will help the reader understand Six Sigma
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.
Concealed Carry for New Shooters: A Street Cop's Survival Guide
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,450. Language: American English. Published: December 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Shooting, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
This book is about the concealed carry of firearms--how-to and why, and how-not-to and the why nots. A firearm by its very nature is a dangerous thing to you and to others, thereby making high level skill sets and knowledge imperative. This book is the beginning of that path to safe use of concealed carry firearms.
63 Defense: A Winning Youth Defense
Price: $25.00 USD. Words: 46,410. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
The 63 Defense using both read and stack pressure concepts made famous by the 33 Stack Defense. It blends these concepts along with the zone coverage, Tampa cover 2 concepts, and aggressive 34 outside linebacker techniques to give you an aggressive defense that is fundamentally sound yet very simple to install. Coach Gregory goes into great detail about installation, practice, and adjustments.
Golf Psychology - When Positive Thinking Doesn't Work
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 30,520. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
An alternative to popular Positive Thinking this ground breaking book on Golf Psychology reveals the practical mindfulness techniques and philosophies that will help you to play your best golf when it matters. Author Jon Adler has worked with Touring Professionals and Amateurs for over ten years, helping them to overcome mental problems and blocks by developing the Art of Relaxed Concentration.
2015 Kentucky Derby Preview
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 4,790. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Written as a complement to "The Lazy Bettor's Guide to the Kentucky Derby," this short book applies the Lazy Bettor approach to the contenders in the 2015 Kentucky Derby. It features a unique method of analyzing pace and final times. Quite likely, it also identifies this year's winner. You can read it on your way to the races!
The Black Book of Workouts
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 13,460. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Weightlifting
The Black Book is a simple book. No frills, No padding just workouts. Exercises, sets, reps, tempo, rest and a ton of intensity. This is the special forces equivalent of a workout manual.
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
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
“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.
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.
Secrets of the Natural Athlete (and how they can be yours)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,640. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Tennis, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
Learn how natural athletes engage their entire body in an efficient, fluid, and seamless flow of motion, resulting in what appears to be effortless power, control, and grace. This unseen dynamic motion and balance is what makes the greatest athletes stand out from the rest, however, this unique motion is NOT exclusive to top athletes. It can be learned by anyone.
What I'd Teach Your Horse
Series: Horse Training How-To, Book 8. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,370. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
If you broke your horse to saddle and rode it for the first time today, this book is where you'd start tomorrow. Likewise, if you have an older horse that needs re-training, you'd start here. This book is a roadmap to building the foundation every horse needs, regardless of age, breed or background, regardless the type of riding for which it will eventually be used.
Suilven's Travels: A Life Changing Celtic Odyssey
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,700. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing
In 1985 David Skelhon and his partner left behind promising careers and financial security to pursue their dreams and live closer to the Earth. Skelhon vividly tells a tale of high adventure, struggle and self-discovery aboard a small catamaran they built and later sailed across the rough and unforgiving coastal waters of England, Wales and Scotland during a 3 month voyage in 1990.