Books tagged: swimming

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Swim With Me
Price: Free! Words: 1,340. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
A father, haunted by the memory of better days, laments his failure to make peace with his only son...before the end.
Hybrid (The Evolution Trilogy)
Series: The Evolution Trilogy, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 100,310. Language: British English. Published: March 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Vanessa Wester’s debut novel takes you from the University of Southampton to the depths of the Amazon. An imaginary citadel is waiting to be discovered full of interesting characters, traditions and cultures. There are so many twists and details you will not be able to put this book down.
Selected Works: A Thimble, Half Full and other Thoughts on Swimming
Price: Free! Words: 18,360. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Swimming & Diving
Selected Works is a compilation of articles by Olympic swimmer and coach Clive Rushton. It examines Michael Phelps’ preparation and includes advice on training and racing, the impact of water on swimmer aspirations, values inherent in the pursuit of excellence and a heart-stopping piece on measuring effort. Also included is a preview of WATER, the shortly to be published first volume of Elements
Wyatt Under Water - Emergency Air Scuba Dive Training (Teen Stargazers)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,680. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / Water Sports
Fourteen-year-old Wyatt Curtis longs to escape the tedium of his suburban neighborhood and enter the fantastic world of SCUBA diving. Brilliant visions of expansive coral reefs, schools of tropical fish, and gliding emerald sea turtles haunt his every waking moment. Can Wyatt overcome the rigorous training and ridicule of his peers to turn his dream into reality?
Walt Disney World Swimming Pools 2013: A Planet Explorers Travel Guide for Kids
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,410. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Amusement & theme parks, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
To make the most of your Walt Disney World trip, check out this guidebook to find out what kind of pool your Disney resort will have. You’ll find TONS of great pool pictures inside from all different angles, descriptions of the pool themes, and lots of resort fun facts. There’s even a little information about counter-service food offerings near some of the pools. Excellent!
Swim Partner
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,100. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
When Maggie Taylor’s swim partner abandons her in the pool, handsome university swim team member Paul Fisher steps up to fill the position. Will their attraction for each other be enough to keep them together, or will Paul’s athleticism extinguish Maggie's hope for love?
London 2012 Olympics - Building the Stratford Venues
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,800. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Olympics, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Track & field
General interest material about the design and development of the main sporting venues for the 2012 Olympics in Stratford, London. Giving an outline about how the site was prepared, how the individual venues were designed, and the actual development work to make the venues ready for competition in July 2012. Of particular interest to athletes and spectators who will actually visit the venues.
Triathlon For Beginners: Everything you need to know about training, nutrition, kit, motivation, racing and much more
Price: $5.29 USD. Words: 17,230. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Triathalon
Triathlon for beginners is a complete guide to your first race and first season. We have made all the mistakes so you don't have to. This easy to digest book is packed with great tips and advice on how to get faster and more confident quickly. We will take you through swim, bike, run, first race, transition, nutrition, specific strength training for triathlon and what not to do.
Do Chickens Have Hangovers?
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 125,250. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Art
A story for children that adults will enjoy, recounting the experiences of a time that most people alive today will not remember unless they have paid close attention to their grandparents and older relatives. Full of anecdotes and humor that bring alive the era before, during, and after the Great Depression leading up to modern times.
WATER: 50 Years of Thinking by an Olympic Swimmer and Coach
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,060. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Swimming & Diving, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
WATER is the first in a 5-part series of eBooks by Olympic swimmer and coach Clive Rushton. It examines how swimmers deal with the incredible complexity of drag and resistance and best align themselves for efficiency and effectiveness. Packed with insights and anecdotes, WATER goes ‘beneath the waves’ to show the cause, effect and consequences of streamlining and it’s antonymic nemesis, drag!