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The Lower Black River: An Outdoor Guide By Ted Standage
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Spiral Bound Book Version - "The Lower Black River: An Outdoor Guide" is your guide with everything you need to know about the Black River located in Eastern Arizona. It contains all the... More > maps, fishing, and camping info that you need to make the most of your adventures at the Black River. Email Ted at: theodore.standage@gmail.com< Less
Boxing Beauties I & II By Sublime Savagery
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Boxing Beauties Volume 1 (17 Images): Sublime Savagery presents a brutal interracial topless boxing match! Seventeen images chronicle the action all the way from the first stinging punch to the... More > decisive knockout finish. These two sexy pugilists won't stop slugging until one of them hits the canvas for good! And the fact that their ample womanly charms are on show all the while seemingly doesn't bother them in the slightest. Boxing Beauties Volume 2 (18 images): Blonde boxing bombshell Charlotte "The Snow Queen" Reid steps back into the Sublime Savagery ring after her battle against Cate "Hurricane" Powers in our best selling topless boxing image set Boxing Beauties. But will she fare any better against the South Korean topless champ Chin-Sun Wang? Join us for something of a Sublime Savagery specialty - good old fashioned bare breasted female boxing to a thrilling knockout finish. Beautiful renders by Artdude41 Nudity, Violence, Adults ONLY.< Less
Controlled Process Shooting: The Science of Target Panic By Joel Turner
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Target panic is a natural phenomenon that afflicts every archer. It is not a disease. I have dealt with every form of target panic known to mankind throughout my 31 year archery career. I started... More > shooting a recurve bow at the age of 7 and I fully understand the frustration target panic can cause an archer. I can admit that I did not have control of my shot, because I did not understand HOW to gain that control. I have had the unique opportunity to train police officers in very stressful firearms events and it was in these events that I found the path to shot control. This book is designed to help aid shooters of every form manage shot control using a simple set of criteria.< Less
Light Year Dreams - Becoming the Athlete, Building the Leader By Christopher Mayshack
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Light Year Dreams - Becoming the Athlete, Building the Leader is a motivational book for young athletes with dreams of becoming the next star. This book's goal is to expose young children to some of... More > the challenges associated with obtaining their dreams. As athletes hold a special place in our society, never before has there been a book that talks about the importance of character, attitude , community, goal setting as it relates to being a solid person off the playing field.< Less
The Bartitsu Compendium, Volume II: Antagonistics By Tony Wolf
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IN 1899, E.W. Barton-Wright devised the martial art of Bartitsu as a process of cross-training between jujitsu, boxing, savate and stick fighting, designed to beat the fearsome street gangsters of... More > Edwardian London at their own game. The second volume of the Bartitsu Compendium provides resources towards continuing Barton-Wright’s experiments. It combines extensive excerpts from fifteen classic Edwardian-era self defence manuals, including well over four hundred illustrations.Volume II also offers an extensive collection of long-forgotten newspaper and magazine articles on Bartitsu exhibitions and contests; original articles on Bartitsu history and training; a complete course of Edwardian-era “physical culture” exercises; personality profiles, essays and more besides. The Bartitsu Compendium, Volume II is a must-have companion piece for the first volume in this series, and offers further fascinating insight into the world of “antagonistics” in Edwardian England. < Less
Jiu-Jitsu and Other Methods of Self Defense By Percy Longhurst
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A promoter of Jiu-Jitsu in the early 20th Century in England, Percy Longhurst studied under Senseis Tani and Uyenishi. He was familiar with, and possibly studied Bartitsu under Barton-Wright and... More > Pierre Vigny. A prolific writer, and accomplished amateur athlete, Longhurst quickly turned his skills to Self Defense and the mysterious foreign martial art of Jiu-Jitsu. In 1906 he published the first edition of this celebrated and oft reprinted manual. Combining western defensive methods and Japanese, Longhurst's innovative manual included a section for ladies self defense. So dense with material, yet so clearly written, that it was revised and reprinted for decades, at least until the 1950's with at least 11 editions. This is one of the most important of the early western self defense manuals due not only to its emphasis on Jiu-Jitsu but its combination with other western methods. It's sure to please western martial artist and early Jiu-Jitsu researchers alike.< Less
10 Courses for 10 Years By Pat Sheridan, Mandy Ranslow, The Putting Penguin
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This book celebrates 10 courses reviewed by The Putting Penguin since our inception in the summer of 2001. 2010 marks our 10th summer of reviewing miniature golf courses. We wanted to provide... More > people with a nice coffee-table style book to display some of our favorite courses complete with pictures.< Less
Eleven Miles to Freedom: The Rock Climber's Guide to Elevenmile Canyon By Ben Schmitt
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A rock climbing guide to Elevenmile Canyon. Features topos, descriptions, and pictures of established of sport and traditional routes encountered in the Canyon. Eleven mile is located outside Lake... More > George, Colorado.< Less
Closing the Gap: Applied Sport Psychology for High School - Home Edition By David L. Rockwood
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CLOSING THE GAP: APPLIED SPORT PSYCHOLOGY FOR HIGH SCHOOL - HOME EDITION is the paperback version of the first textbook on sport psychology for a high school audience. You will find it easy to read... More > and apply to your own life and sport. The emphasis is on the practical application of sport psychology principles in order to actually improve your performance. You will learn about things like mental toughness, visualization, relaxation, motivation, leadership, how to avoid choking, and much more. There is also a hardbound textbook edition, which is available from my storefront at http://www.lulu.com/spotlight/DRock. Check out the book’s website for online instructional resources, downloadable worksheets, activities, overhead transparencies, a teacher’s forum, and other activities at www.SportPsychSchool.com< Less
Kempo Yudansha Nyumon By William Durbin
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This book covers the techniques required for all black belt ranks from Shodan to Godan. Along with the techniques is basic information needed for Kiyojute Ryu Kempoka who progresses from Shodan to... More > Godan. There is also a basic tutorial on weaponry required from Rokkyu through Godan. Kata, Embu, Zenshi, and Mondo are also covered.< Less
Okinawa Island of Karate By George Alexander
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This classic book traces the complete history of Okinawan karate. It has information and facts about styles, techniques and kata never before published. This book contains the complete genealogy of... More > every major instructor and style. It also explains the customs, philosophy and evolution of karate. A highly acclaimed publication and a best seller! Okinawa Island of Karate is a book every serious student or instructor must have. 127 pages. George W. Alexander, Ph.D.< Less
Yudansha Kempo Shiken By William Durbin
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Like most modern martial arts, Kiyojute Ryu Kempo Bugei gives tests for each and every rank that a person earns in the arts representative of the system. This book gives the information a senior... More > rank needs to know before giving tests to black belt candidates of all levels.< Less
Certified Polo Instructor Manual (Coil bound) By Polo Development LLC
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The United States Polo Association is proud to introduce the first edition of the Certified Polo Instructor Manual. It is our hope that polo instructors will use this book to teach and promote our... More > beloved sport.< Less
Controlled Process Shooting: The Science of Target Panic By Joel Turner
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Target panic is a natural phenomenon that afflicts every archer. It is not a disease. I have dealt with every form of target panic known to mankind throughout my 31 year archery career. I started... More > shooting a recurve bow at the age of 7 and I fully understand the frustration target panic can cause an archer. I can admit that I did not have control of my shot, because I did not understand HOW to gain that control. I have had the unique opportunity to train police officers in very stressful firearms events and it was in these events that I found the path to shot control. This book is designed to help aid shooters of every form manage shot control using a simple set of criteria.< Less
The Taijiquan Classics By Yun Zhang
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Taijiquan is one of the most widely practiced and least understood martial arts in the world. Many people no longer practice Taijiquan as a martial art. Of those who do, few outside of China have had... More > the opportunity to read and understand the Classics of Taijiquan as the canon of the art. If there were scriptures pertaining to Taijiquan, the Classics would be those. The Taijiquan Classics serve as a fundamental reference for all serious students of Taijiquan. For non-Mandarin speakers, this book is the first complete compilation of the Classics in English, including clear and precise explanations of the essential concepts of Taijiquan. The Classics provide deep insight into Chinese culture generally, with descriptions of the teachings of Daoism that have guided a people over millennia. We hope that readers of this material will appreciate the depth of its content and the effort that was required to bring it to the level of clarity provided within.< Less
Destination Unstoppable By Maureen Electa Monte
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In early 2015, I had the opportunity to bring my approach to the Cranbrook-Kingswood Boy’s Varsity Hockey Team. They were talented but struggling and did not play like a cohesive unit. We... More > ignited and harvested their competitive spirit, while at the same time, built a trust bank to deepen their commitment and connection to one another. They became unstoppable because they felt unstoppable. This story, chock full of leadership lessons, serves as a model for leading, accelerating, and fully harnessing the talent on a team. What does a former NFL player say about this book? "History is littered with gifted individuals and teams that failed to reach their full potential. You must invest in a player's strengths and the strengths of the collective to build a championship team. This book will teach you to discover the untapped talent on your team, and harness it to reach your Destination Unstoppable" – Ryan Diem, Super Bowl XLI Champion, Indianapolis Colts '01-'11< Less
STUDY ON RELATIONSHIP OF SHOOTING ABILITY WITH SELECTED PHYSICAL FITNESS COMPONENTS AND ANTROPOMETRIC MEASUREMENTS OF MEN HANDBALL PLAYERS IN ANDHRA PRADESH By RAJU SATHULURI, SATISH VARMA R
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The conflict between how much athletic ability is rooted in individual genetics as opposed to the influence of training and other factors is often expressed as "nature versus nurture."... More > Although precise attribution between athletic nature and nurture are impossible, it is a generally accepted sport science proposition that genes represent approximately 50% of athletic variation in performance, with 50% attributable to both the individual athlete's response to training, as well as social factors, such as the support provided to the athlete in pursuit of his or her goals.< Less
STUDY ON RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN SHOOTING ABILITY ON SELECTED PHYSICAL ANTROPOMETRIC VARIABLES AMONG MEN BASKETBALL PLAYERS IN ANDHRA PRADESH By RAJU SATHULURI, ANANTHAPADMANABHA PRABHU
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This study would help the players to understand the value of jumping ability for the game of basket ball. This would also be helpful for the physical education teachers and coaches to assess the... More > specific physical and anthropometric variables which may be dominant factor for different basket ball players.The result of the study might be helpful to know whether the basket ball players are better in physical and anthropometric variables or not.< Less
Jujutsu Zukan By William Durbin
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Juho Kempo Jujutsu is the division of Kiyojute Ryu Kempo Bugei that preserves the principle of gentleness as developed through the practice of; throws, chokes, and joint locks. This is a picture... More > book of the techniques required for all ranks from Gokyu through Godan, fifth class to fifth degree black belt.< Less
A Year in The Anatomy of Horse Race Handicapping Volume III By J.M. Chodkowski
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This book contains blog entries from the web site www.fun-at-the-track.com for the year 2015 capturing the moments in the sport of horse racing in both word and photos. It was the year of American... More > Pharoah, the first Triple Crown Champion in 37 years and the first-ever Grand Slam winner with his victory in the Breeders' Cup Classic.< Less
Catch Wrestling, Stepping into the Snake Pit By Daniel DiMarzio
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Catch-as-Catch-Can, a brutal martial art and sport, was created in England beginning in the 1490s and refined for hundreds of years. Sailors from the British Navy traveled all over Asia and the... More > Middle East, bringing back fighting techniques from these exotic lands. Englishmen mixed these techniques with their existing wrestling techniques sourced from all over Europe. The result was a devastating martial art known as "Catch Wrestling." The history of Catch Wrestling makes us take a hard look at what we think we know about the martial arts and where they came from. Also included in the book is a rare interview with one of the few Catch-as-Catch-Can experts still carrying on the tradition, Coach Joel Bane of Snake Pit USA. He reveals invaluable information about Catch Wrestling you would be hard pressed to find anywhere else.< Less
EFFECT OF CONTINUOUS RUNNING AND INTERVAL RUNNING ON SELECTED PHYSICAL AND PHYSIOLOGICAL PARAMETERS By PRASHOBHITH K.P, SPARJAN RAJU K
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The 10 Km, Half-Marathon, and Marathon races are all classified as continuous running and interval running events. They require athletes to run at their predetermined paces with the minimum... More > expenditure of energy at the same time. At higher levels of competitions, athletes should also be able to accelerate and vary their speeds according to the race situations. Sound running techniques and proper distribution of efforts throughout the race are undoubtedly important for outstanding performance in these running events. On the whole, performance of such events is the combined results of technical, physical, mental, and nutritional preparation< Less
Combat Machete By Marc Lawrence
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This book is about modern use of a machete in place of a short sword in combative situations such as self defense, home invasions, street attacks and other hostile situations. In this book is special... More > methods collected from around the world to help you stay alive in these situations. This book has combat assessments of major machete designs for around the world.< Less
Rescuing Virgins: A Guide to Virgin Islands Sports Collectibles By Enrique Corneiro
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Rescuing Virgins: A Guide to Virgin Islands Sports Collectibles profiles more than 100 Virgin Islands athletes that have gone on to become professional or Olympic athletes.
Another Book About Running: Random Thoughts, Stories and Advice From a Slightly Better Than Average Runner... By Ryan Regnier, Jennifer Regnier
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Although this is just Another Book About Running, it's unique in that it's from the viewpoint of a slightly better than average runner. You will learn what it took the author to run a 2:40 Marathon... More > and win a 45-mile UltraMarathon. In addition, you will hear humorous stories of training and racing, as well as be presented with the unique perspective of his wife. You will quickly discover that this is NOT just another book about running, as it is packed full of useful tips and advice to further your own running career.< Less