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100 Essential Things You Didn't Know You Didn't Know About Sport sheds light on the mysteries of running, jumping, swimming and points scoring across the whole sporting spectrum. Whether you are a competitor striving to go faster or higher, or an armchair enthu..
Never before have so many bicycles been profiled within one beautifully illustrated volume. 1001 Bikes to Dream of Riding Before You Die explores in detail the greatest bikes of all time and from across the globe: from the early historic velocipedes of the 1890s to the arrival of today's standard up..
Take your riding to a new level! Bringing together recognized classic exercises for both English and Western riders plus her own original patterns and manoeuvres, Cherry Hill provides an array of drills that will improve your riding technique. Whether you are a rider interested in expanding your re..
From Dally M to JT, the Immortals to the Invincibles, rugby league has captivated us for more than a century. Great players, great stories, great memories - it's all here in '110 Years of Rugby League', a compelling 224-page tribute to the Greatest Game of All. Featuring more than 150 superb images ..
This book discusses ground-pole training for all disciplines and shows how you can make the most of precious schooling time. It provides quick and easy pole layouts, using just a handful of poles. Different exercises are given for each pole layout, so there is no need to move the poles during a sess..
Do you, day after day, make a promise to train yourself and your horse to be better at something, but there just doesn't seem to be enough time? Don't worry, what really matters is the quality of the training you do manage to fit in. It really is possible to carry out good quality, progressive train..
Spending days or months correcting bad riding habits or positioning faults in the saddle is not a logical choice in today's fast-paced society, and this timely training manual provides a quick fix for 50 common mistakes. With step-by-step instructions and scores of colour photos, this book describes..
"500 Strangest Football Stories" reaches way back to the early days of the game to introduce you to characters of a bygone era who played football whilst carrying umbrellas and used their moustaches to indicate their feelings; takes you abroad to discover the Spanish son who takes his deceased Dad t..
For any serious follower of the game, this updated edition is a must. Every premiership player since 1908 is listed, as well as the great players who have represented Australia. This book now in it's sixth edition has sold over 300,000 units since it was first published. Completely updated with all ..
This is a follow on from "RYA Book of Navigation Exercises " and is a companion to the "RYA Book of Navigation". Here are graded practice ques tions and answers at both Day Skipper and Coastal Skipper/Yachtmaster levels. A practice chart is provided, along with extracts from tide tables and almanacs..
In 'Advanced Dressage Training', Grand Prix rider/trainer Angela Niemeyer Eastwood outlines the hows and whys of advanced training in a practical, logical fashion, with the aim of helping you to create harmonious partnerships with your horses. Dressage has moved beyond the basics of just riding and ..
This title presents a superbly illustrated and easy-to-follow overview of the basic principles, concepts, and techniques of Aikido. Aikido is the Japanese martial art developed by Morihei Ueshiba in the early 20th century as a synthesis of other martial arts and a philosophy of peace, the goal of wh..