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Horse Doping Jamaica Racetrack Queens, New York 1938-1939
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,480. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Retlaw, a New York state race horse was doped with sulphanol in July 1938. The suspected perpetrator, Harold Riner, was nabbed inside the stall around 3:30 a.m. The chemical suphanol was found in the horse's system through a saliva test first given horses in the '30s. The man claimed to be only seeking a night's rest in the stable. My book looks at this incident and the broader issue of doping.
Sports Law Yearbook 2015/16 - A review of cases and events in 2015 and early 2016 - UK, Ireland and EU
Price: $120.00 USD. Words: 157,110. Language: British English. Published: June 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Sports
The Sports Law Yearbook has been produced to help identify & review developing trends in the sports law markets of the UK, Ireland & Europe. We have tried to balance the tone of the Yearbook to ensure that it is accessible to people from all backgrounds without sacrificing the accuracy or depth of the information. The Yearbook contains legal commentary & analysis from 50+ leading sports lawyers.
Carbon Addiction: Bikes, Words & Life
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 64,980. Language: Australian English. Published: September 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
There are plenty of cycling books and blogs out there. But not many see things from the perspective of the rider at the back of the bunch. That's me.
A Killing At The Track
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,300. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Some people will do anything to make a killing at the racetrack. Dope a horse, bribe a jockey – or murder a trainer. Private investigator Jeri Howard discovers dangerous odds on the track’s backside.
L'Américain. Leven en dood van de Franse wielrenner Pascal Basclas
You set the price! Words: 35,850. Language: Dutch. Published: December 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Sports
Het is 9 juli 1998, vooravond van de Ronde van Frankrijk. In Sarreguemines aan de Frans-Duitse grens wordt oud-wielrenner Pascal Basclas aangehouden na een anonieme tip aan het gerecht. L'Américain is een fictieverhaal dat zich binnen gekende feiten ontwikkelt. Het stelt vragen omtrent schuld en rechtvaardigheid op scherp. Verplicht leesvoer voor elke wielerfan en -hater.
Mythos Doping
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,940. Language: German. Published: April 11, 2011 by Parodos Verlag. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports training
»Doping« ist ein Mythos, insofern der Begriff überhaupt nocht nicht klar definiert ist. Matthias Heitmann setzt in der zwischen Heuchelei und Hysterie, Legalität und Legitimität, sportlichem Fairnessgedanken und institutioneller Willkür festgefahrenen Doping-Diskussion neue, unerwartete Impulse.
Doping with RC Cola and a Moon Pie
Price: Free! Words: 2,790. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
The true story of how the author wandered off the track of competitive bicycling, never to return. This shocking confessional reveals the final, dirty little truth behind the Floyd Landis scandal and the rumors swirling around Lance Armstrong: the sport is just too damn hard!