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Coaching YOUR 4-3-3 By Gary Curneen
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This book is designed to challenge coaches to create a tactical system that is uniquely aligned with their philosophy on how the game should be played. With lot of new ideas both with session design,... More > exercises and tactical implementation, Gary shares his personal experiences in the game and discusses many different ways in which other coaches have inspired him to think about the game in a much deeper level.< Less
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Developing Basketball Intelligence By Brian McCormick
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Through drills, situations, instruction and questioning, Developing Basketball Intelligence demonstrates how to teach game awareness and basketball intelligence. DBI explains the basic tactical... More > skills of every offense - from pick-and-rolls to 3v2 fast breaks - but moves beyond the skill execution to the all important perceptual, anticipatory and decision-making skills which separate the expert performers. Developing Basketball Intelligence teaches tactical skills, but also develops the characteristics of a high basketball IQ player, players who: * choose the best option in less time; * adapt to ever-changing situations; * possess good spatial awareness; * know the right play at any moment relative to the time and score; * and more. Developing Basketball Intelligence is a tool to develop your offensive system as a coach, and to create a learning environment which enhances your players' understanding so they can read and react and adjust and adapt on the court.< Less
Analysis of The Triangle Offense By Jack Temple
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Book provides two simplified Triangle Offenses for the Secondary Level Coach as well as an analysis of the professional level Triangle Offense. The author's winning percentage was 86% while using the... More > offenses provided in the book. Includes break down drills for teaching the offense< Less
The Phenomenon: 75 Years of Berbice Cricket By Mortimer George
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This publication is a colorful commemorative 50-page magazine issued in observance of the 75th anniversary, or diamond jubilee, of the Berbice Cricket Board, Guyana. The feature of this magazine is... More > the phenomenon in Guyana Cricket, when within a period of 19 months 5 cricketers from Guyana made their test debut for the West Indies.< Less
The Guide: 75 Years of Berbice Cricket By Mortimer George
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In this book, Mortimer George provides a 300 page fact-filled guide to Berbice Cricket. Included are more than 200 hundred profiles of cricketers, administrators and others. The publication is in... More > observance of the 75th anniversary, the diamond jubilee, of the Berbice Cricket Board and is a must have for all lovers of the game.< Less
Thoughts on Mountain Climbing By Jim Greene
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In the beginning, back when things made sense, when there was a normal logic or way of thinking. Way back then when boys were boys and girls were not. Boys liked sports, guns and the outdoors while... More > girls were content to talk and play with dolls. When that changed, I'm not sure, but this much I do know, I've always loved being in the outdoors... So begins Thoughts on Mountain Climbing, as a 54 year old backpacker from Tennessee takes up mountaineering and goes after his dream of climbing Mt. Rainier. Jim learns from his mistakes, faces some very real fears and experiences success while gaining a new perspective about life at lower elevations.< Less
Coach Em Up By Steve Hagen
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Have you ever thought about why God doesn't just snatch you out of here the second you say yes to Him? I honestly think this is the exact second God begins to use you for His purposes. You start to... More > think differently, act differently, talk differently and coach differently. You start living differently because you know who you're living for and why you're here. God blesses others through us that believe in him. That's why He leaves us here, so we can be a blessing to others. Go Coach em Up His way and be a blessing to everyone around.< Less
Modern Soccer Coach Pressing By Gary Curneen
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Pressing has the ability to expose defenders in possession, frustrate opposing teams, and create waves of attacking momentum that can help win games. This book studies top coaches like Pep Guardiola,... More > Diego Simeone, Jurgen Klopp, Marceol Bielsa, Brendan Rodgers, Anson Dorrance, and Mauricio Pochettino, who may not have invented pressing, but have taken it to new levels by developing unique systems to suit the demands of the game today. In addition, they have successfully created team cultures in which players are prepared to go above and beyond for one another. Aimed at coaches of all levels, Modern Soccer Coach: Pressing offers a unique insight into the different areas that coaches must address when developing a successful pressing system, including developing play models, training methodology, player profiles, scouting systems, team culture and the philosophy of the coach.< Less
Warm Winds and Following Seas: Reflections of a Lifeguard in Paradise By Mike Brousard
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Ocean Lifeguards make tens of thousands of rescues every year on the fabled, crowded beaches of Southern California. “Warm Winds and Following Seas: Reflections of a Lifeguard in... More > Paradise” tells their stories, recounts their challenges and rescues, and illustrates the pressures of a misunderstood, high profile and physically difficult profession. From the rite of passage of Lifeguard Training, to the grit and grind of surf rescues and piloting rescue boats in big waves, to life-threatening saves in the icy waters of Northern California, this journey into the world of Ocean Lifeguards offers a fresh perspective on open water lifesaving and these unsung heroes of the coastline.< Less
Coach With A Purpose By Ron Boyett
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Coach With A Purpose features 32 topical chapters of insight based on a 25 year tenure as the Head Basketball Coach at White Oak High School in White Oak, Tx as well as features on White Oak's 2012... More > & 2013 State Championship teams and individual profiles of all 111 alumni from 1992-2016! Beneficial to all coaches who strive to make an impact on their athletes on and off the court or field.< Less
Big Rock Bouldering and Climbing Guide 4th Edition (Color edition) By Brad Caldwell
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Fourth edition guidebook to Big Rock South Carolina. Includes around 350 bouldering routes and 40+ rope routes.
The Five "B" Method to a Successful Triathlon Swim By Frank Sole
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The Five "B" Method to a Successful Triathlon Swim is a comprehensive approach to finally master your swim stroke. The information provided is broken down into the necessary... More > “sub-skills” that will help to create and develop your swim technique. This system will quickly help to identify your strengths and weaknesses, along with any potential asymmetrical movement and mobility patterns. The Five "B" Method to a Successful Triathlon Swim was designed to maximize your return every time you get in the water.< Less
Boxing by the Numbers: The Heavyweights By James V. Trunzo
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BOXING BY THE NUMBERS: The Heavyweights is a unique look at the real abilities of the heavyweights who fought throughout the history of the division. It strips away speculation, reputation and... More > hyperbole; and measures 160 heavyweight boxers by what they actually accomplished during their careers. Eschewing the standard means of ranking fighters, BOXING BY THE NUMBERS: The Heavyweights eliminates all meaningless bouts, and through an intricate mathematical rating system determines a fighter's true worth. Who a fighter fought and at what stage of their respective careers becomes paramount. Each fighter analyzed has pages dedicated to the logic that went into his ranking: what did he do to earn it, myriad statistics and a summary of all the boxer's major fights. Sure to be controversial, BOXING BY THE NUMBERS: The Heavyweights is a "must own" for anyone who has ever followed the sport of professional boxing.< Less
Shaolin Long Fist A Detailed Analysis By Daniel Schultz
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A book on Shaolin Long Fist Kung Fu. This book is meant to go in depth on the more advanced topics of Long Fist martial arts while clearing up many misconceptions surrounding this martial art. This... More > book includes techniques, forms, applications, stances, internal mechanics, combat tactics, principles, and theory. Martial Arts training is good for fitness, general health, and is a great method of self defense and self cultivation. Whether you are a beginner trying it for the first time, are already a Long Fist practitioner looking to further your training, or are a practitioner of another style and looking to broaden your view of martial arts it is my sincerest hope that you enjoy this book.< Less
Karate Uncovered (Fact & Fiction, Wisdom & Magic) By Mark D Bishop
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Explosively direct: Always one to stand his ground for technical reality and historical fact, this work reflects the quality and sheer scale of information in the author's previous works. Poignant... More > questions are asked, debates are raised and down-to-earth, enlightening answers are given. Much of what is considered to be tradition by many a karate-ka is shown to be not necessarily the case. If you think the closed-fist punch is standard fair, read the facts. If you have been taught that karate is an ancient Japanese art founded on violence, reconsider the fiction. If you think karate training is for self-development, absorb the wisdom. If you seek the truth about zen, enjoy the magic. Packed with until now undisclosed information, this book leads the way for the mature karate-ka to discover those hidden treasures that lie beneath the surface. Fifty years of training will give any teacher insights and, Mark D Bishop has more than most to offer. Read, absorb, be enriched & uncover your true self, through karate< Less
Bullittheads at 50 - A Celebration of Mustang Bullitt Owners & Their Cars By Anthony Alonso
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Photos and text describing the experiences of Ford Mustang Bullitt enthusiasts (aka "Bullittheads") during 2018, the 50th anniversary of the release of the movie that inspired the special... More > edition cars of 2001, 2008/09, and 2019.< Less
SITEAW BASKET BALANCING RACE By Sr. Stella Sabina
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SIBBRA is a race whereby participants balance baskets on their heads and walk or run with them for a given distance. Balancing means; strictly not touching or supporting the baskets with the hands... More > once the signal to start is given. Violation of this rule, makes racers lose points. I adapted SIBBRA from the traditional way women in Africa and other parts in the Southern Hemisphere balance baskets of food, bunches of bananas and other things on their heads. It is a practice I too grew up with. Women balance things on their heads in order to carry more with their hands. I have created SIBBRA into a sport to share a cultural symbol of labor turned sport, from the Southern Hemisphere with the world.< Less
The Whale that Lit the World By Josh Churchman
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Fishing tales on the Pacific, where one man encounters the massive whales.
2019 Minnesota Twins Prospect Handbook By Seth Stohs et al.
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The 2019 Minnesota Twins Prospect Handbook goes in-depth and provides player bios, scouting reports, statistics and much more on over 160 Twins minor leaguers. From Acosta to Winder, learn more about... More > some of the future Minnesota Twins.< Less
The Wooden Fence By Dale Albrecht
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A mile down the gravel road adjoining my grandfather’s magical circus lots stood ‘The Wooden Fence.’ This simple wooden fence marked a gateway into the woodland paradise that was... More > called, Pine Grove. There, I explored the Minnesota landscape and scaled the tall trees to steal baby hunting birds for my brother, the Budding Falconer. There was always a risk, a danger, and an adrenaline rush of excitement; often, the raptors turned their ire on their caretakers. Not all of my daring escapades occurred in the woodland but in and around the numerous local bars that were prevalent downtown. These adolescent adventures demanded a much more rambunctious set of rebel friends. Despite living under one of the strictest dads in town, I ran with those devils as he tried in vain to discipline his own renegade teen.< Less
Poolology - Mastering the Art of Aiming By Brian Crist
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***** eBook edition ***** Poolology is a breakthrough aiming system for pool players. I was once asked, "How do you aim?", and I couldn't answer. I said I didn't know, and I'm sure the... More > player that asked me that thought I was holding out on him, keeping some great secret to myself. But it was true - other than to call it instinct, I had no idea how to aim. I'd never been taught how to aim. I just shoot balls into the pocket. This question, "How do you aim?", is what prompted me to write Poolology. After experimenting with various aiming systems, I learned that most aiming systems don't work for most people. That explains why so many pool players struggle to be consistent shot makers. I wanted to fix that. I wanted to find a system that could teach players how to aim any shot on the table, how to develop a feel for pocketing balls. No such system existed, until now. It's called Poolology!< Less
2019 Minnesota Twins Prospect Handbook By Seth Stohs et al.
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The 2019 Minnesota Twins Prospect Handbook goes in-depth and provides player bios, scouting reports, statistics and much more on almost 170 Twins minor leaguers. From Acosta to Winder, learn more... More > about some of the future Minnesota Twins.< Less