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By P J G Robbins
Price: Free! Words: 50,610. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
Charting my journey from non-runner to ultra-runner, this book follows my training from the first tentative steps, through my first marathon attempt, to a blow by blow account of the crushing lows and soaring highs of the Marathon des Sables. This memoir is an expression and an explanation of my love affair with running.
Depression Boxer
By John Jarvis
Price: Free! Words: 27,110. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Depression Boxer is the biography of Jack Jarvis, New Zealand Lightweight Boxing Champion 1935-1945 and is a "must read" for all those interested in boxing history.
Still Turning Left
By Scott Reeves
Price: Free! Words: 8,610. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2013 by Scott Reeves. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports
In this short sequel to Keep Turning Left, Scott Reeves recounts the spectacular World Final and meets the new World Champion. Featuring colour photographs and based on interviews with James Rygor, this is the story of one racing driver's journey to shock success.
Team Ben: A Year as a Professional Gamer
By Chris Fabiszak
Price: Free! Words: 22,340. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
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From cramped basements to Las Vegas hotels, follow the journey of a few competitive video game players, as professional gaming gained momentum in the late 2000s. This story takes the reader through a formative time in the author’s life, focusing on the unlikely hobby that gave him new purpose in the wake of the murder of his best friend.
The True Game of the Century
By Patrick Triplett
Price: Free! Words: 940. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
The term "Game of the Century" has been overused by fans and the media to the point where it has lost its meaning. There was one game, however, that stands out above the rest and is deserving of the label "The True Game of the Century."