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Essential Movements of T'ai Chi

7, 01/10/1989, £12.99
Offers a look at the theory and exercises of T'ai Chi for the beginner and advanced, young and old, or for everyone who wants to learn its technique and principle.

Keegan and Dalglish

Hardback, 10/08/2017, £20.00
A compelling joint biography of Kevin Keegan and Kenny Dalglish, whose careers as player and manager followed similar patterns.

Sky is Not the Limit: One Woman's Inspiring and Humorous account of coming to terms with sudden disability

Paperback, 16/08/2017, £14.99
On the 9th August 2015, Amanda Newton's life was changed forever.

Cycle Repair

7, 05/09/1995, £8.95
Taking the reader through bicycle repairs in easy-to-follow stages, this book offers advice on keeping a bicycle in full working order, saving money in repair costs, and maintaining safety on the road.

Haunts of the Black Masseur: The Swimmer as Hero

Paperback, 07/02/2013, £9.99
`A devoted and luminously romantic history of swimming' GuardianHaunts of the Black Masseur is a dazzling introduction to the great swimming heroes, from Byron leaping into the surf at Shelley's funeral to Hart Crane diving to his death in the Bay of Mexico.

Bike Book

Hardback, 10/05/2012, £16.99
Includes the developments in the cycling world along with a thorough check and revision of all existing material. This title offers the reader a user-friendly and contemporary manual with new photography together with a refreshed page design.

Mechanic: The Secret World of the F1 Pitlane

Hardback, 02/11/2017, £20.00
In the high octane atmosphere of the Formula One pit lane, the spotlight is most often on the superstar drivers.Join McLaren's former Number One mechanic, Marc 'Elvis' Priestley as he tours the world, revealing some of Formula One's most outrageous secrets and the fiercest rivalries, all fuelled by the determination to win.

Footnotes: How Running Makes Us Human

Paperback, 08/06/2017, £8.99
Running is more than just a sport. It is also a magical way to get offline and recover some of the joy that modern life increasingly denies us. In this book, the author sets out to discover why running means so much to so many.

Way of the Runner; Journey into the Obsessive World of Japanese Running

Paperback, 07/04/2016, £9.99
The author moved to Japan to discover more about this unique running culture and what it might teach us about the sport and about Japan. In this book he reveals, what he learned - about competition, about team work, about beating your personal bests, about form and about himself.

Fitness Trainers Cycling for Fitness

Paperback, 28/02/2001, £13.99
A handbook on efficient cycling techniques and a progressive training programmes. It provides information on how to set up your bike properly and how to improve your speed power and endurance.

A Runner's Journey Back to Nature

Paperback, 05/03/2015, £8.99
Part diary of a year running through the Northamptonshire countryside, part exploration of why we love to run without limits, this book is an account of running in a forgotten, rural way, observing wildlife and celebrating the joys of nature.

Lanterne Rouge: The Last Man in the Tour De France

Paperback, 04/06/2015, £8.99
If you complete a bike race, overcoming mountain ranges and merciless weather conditions while enduring physical and psychological agony, in the slowest time, should you be branded the loser? This title flips the Tour de France on its head and tells the forgotten, often inspirational and occasionally absurd stories of the last-placed rider.

Guy Martin: My Autobiography

Paperback, 21/05/2015, £8.99
Guy Martin, international road-racing legend, maverick star of the Isle of Man TT, truck mechanic and TV presenter, lives on the edge, addicted to speed, thoroughly exhilarated by danger. This autobiography is an intense and dramatic ride.

Accidental Ironman: How Triathlon Ruined My Life

Paperback, 06/02/2014, £8.99
The heart-rending story of one of Britain's top mediocre sportsmen, charting his dizzying rise from fleshy weekend golfer to bony weekend triathlete.

Grand Slams of Tennis

Paperback, 01/12/2014, £7.99
Written with a strong, irreverent and humourous writing voice, this book concentrates on the stories behind the legends, players and great matches of tennis history, exploring the weird, whacky, controversial and legendary moments of one of the world's most popular set of sporting events.

Art of Running: Raising Your Performance with the Alexander Technique

Paperback, 14/04/2016, £9.99
Running properly is an art, and the Alexander Technique helps runners improve their competitive performance, release tension, and lessen the risk of injury. With special exercises for the head, eyes, torso, and legs, this unique guide encourages a greater awareness of how the body functions and moves, and provides proven methods for boosting results, both in training and competition.

Bicycle Book: Definitive Visual History

Hardback, 02/05/2016, £20.00
Celebrating the history of cycling from BMX and mountain biking, to track and road racing, this title is suitable for anyone with a love for cycling. It features the high-performance bikes and cycling technology, along with profiles of famous cyclists, and iconic manufacturers and brands.

Run, Ride, Sink or Swim: Rookies's Year in Women's Triathlon

Paperback, 05/05/2016, £8.99
Uncovers the ins and outs of women's triathlon: how to wear a sports bra under a wetsuit, the competition and camaraderie, whether getting over 'jelly legs' makes you a more resilient human being. This book is suitable for both the tri-curious and the dedicated tri-hard, and for any woman looking for inspiration.

Maverick Mountaineer: The Remarkable Life of George Ingle Finch - Climber, Scientist, Inventor

Paperback, 04/08/2016, £9.99
A fond and fascinating tribute to George Finch (1888-1970), mountaineer, scientist, inventor and polymath, who pioneered the use of the artificial oxygen that enabled Everest to finally be conquered thirty years after his own attempt.

Power Games: Political History of the Olympics

Paperback, 27/04/2016, £11.99
A timely, no-holds barred, critical political history of the modern Olympic Games

Periodic Table of Football

Hardback, 05/05/2016, £9.99
You can never take what you love too seriously. This book celebrates this fact. Instead of hydrogen to helium, it presents Pele to Sepp Blatter - 108 elements from the football pantheon arranged by their properties and behaviour on and off the pitch. It also includes a poster spaning over 150 years to offer an original perspective of the game.

Periodic Table of Cricket

Hardback, 05/05/2016, £9.99
Features batsmen and bowlers past and present - who have left a lasting legacy on cricket. This title includes patient and determined defensive players, from Jack Hobbs to Hanif Mohammad and Alastair Cook transitioning to fast-paced and attacking players including Shane Warne, Fred Trueman and 'white lightning' Allan Donald, among others.

Ride! Ride! Ride!: Herne Hill Velodrome and the story of British Track Cycling

Hardback, 05/05/2016, £16.99
The unmissable history of a south London velodrome and track cycling's British history

Art of Swimming: Raising Your Performance with the Alexander Technique

Paperback, 12/05/2016, £9.99
Take the Alexander Technique into the pool--and improve your performance! Focusing on popular strokes, Steven Shaw shows swimmers how to release tension from their head, neck, and back. He breaks the exercises down into therapeutic movements that swimmers can practice alone or with a partner, and in water or on dry land. His insights set the stage for a more healthful swimming experience.

Hillsborough - The Truth

Paperback, 16/06/2016, £9.99
An account of the disaster in which 96 men, women and children were killed, hundreds injured and thousands traumatised. It details the appalling treatment endured by the bereaved and survivors in the immediate aftermath, the inhumanity of the identification process and the vilification of fans in the national and international media.

Discourses of Olympism: From the Sorbonne 1894 to London 2012

Hardback, 31/07/2012, £64.00
This book evaluates the moral project of Olympism, analzying the changing value positions adopted in relation to the ideology of Olympism across the period from the 1890s to the present day. The book also analyzes discourses of Olympism concerned with youth, governance, sport for development and international relations.

Third Man in Havana: Finding the heart of Cricket in the world's most unlikely places

Paperback, 04/07/2013, £8.99
An uplifting tale of cricket - but not as you know it - making a difference in far-flung parts of the world. Guide to Your Best Body

Paperback, 14/02/2013, £12.99
From the world's leading online fitness site,, comes a revolutionary twelve-week diet and exercise program for every body type.

Great Outdoors: A User's Guide: Everything You Need to Know Before Heading into the Wild (and How to Get Back in One Piece)

Hardback, 01/04/2017, £18.99
This easy introduction to outdoor life will ensure that even a novice won't get lost in the woods while finding an activity he loves to do in the great outdoors. With 400 strategies for engaging in the outdoors, and expert tips and tricks, The Great Outdoors: A User's Guide makes Mother Nature easier to understand than ever before.

Forever Young: The Story of Adrian Doherty, Football's Lost Genius

Paperback, 04/05/2017, £8.99
The great untold story about Manchester United's golden generation

My Turn: The Autobiography

Paperback, 01/06/2017, £8.99
The autobiography of one of the greatest footballer players of all time, Johan Cruyff

Life Beyond the Airing Cupboard

Hardback, 12/11/2008, £15.00
Autobiographical reminiscences of John Barclay, the former Sussex cricketer and England tour manager.

Hard Yards: Highs and Lows of a Life in Cricket

Hardback, 14/05/2016, £18.99
No cricketer of modern times has experienced Mike Yardy's highs and lows. A serial trophy winner with Sussex and England, as player and captain, but he suffered in silence as mental illness dogged his early career, until the walls closed in during the 2011 World Cup. Since then he has rebuilt his career and his life. Hard Yards is his unique story.

Man in the Middle: The Autobiography of the World Cup Final Referee

Hardback, 20/10/2016, £20.00
The autobiography of World Cup final referee Howard Webb, football's most respected official

F2 World of Football: How to Play Like a Pro

Paperback, 20/10/2016, £14.99

Football Skills and Drills

Paperback, 07/05/2012, £18.99
Updated with drills that reflect playing and coaching styles, this second edition includes variations for adding challenging elements to promote player development. It covers topics such as offensive, defensive and special teams play, as well as every player position and area of the game: tackling, passing, catching, blocking and kicking.

Get Her Off the Pitch!

Paperback, 27/05/2010, £8.99
From the bestselling author of 'Eats, Shoots & Leaves', this is the hilarious new book from Lynne Truss about her strange journey through the world of sport and sports journalism.

Qualitative Research on Sport and Physical Culture

Hardback, 12/10/2012, £62.95
Addresses issues in methodology, contemporary issues in research methods and innovative trends in qualitative research that are addressed through case study examples from areas of research in sport studies. This title includes: historical methods; ethnography; auto-ethnography; embodied methods; interviewing; and, narratives.

Boys of '66 - the Unseen Story Behind England's World Cup Gl

Hardback, 07/04/2016, £20.00
Wembley, 30 July 1966... Geoff Hurst completes his hat trick... England are the World Cup champions. Everyone knows how the story ends, but how did it begin? How did Alf Ramsey assemble an England team to win the trophy for the first, and so far only time? This book charts the chequered path to eventual victory.

Inner Game of Tennis

Paperback, 18/06/2015, £8.99
40th anniversary edition of the classic sports psychology bestseller.

And the Sun Shines Now: How Hillsborough and the Premier League Changed Britain

Hardback, 26/05/2016, £14.99
The Hillsborough disaster was broadcast live on the BBC; it left millions of people traumatised, and English football in ruins. This book is about what arrived in the wake of unquestionably the most controversial tragedy in the post-war era of Britain's history.

Fix Your Bike

Hardback, 03/09/2015, £9.99
Fix Your Bike is a brilliantly straightforward, stylish and no-fuss guide to DIY bike maintenance and safety that does exactly what it says on the tin - teaching you the basics of bike maintenance so you can simply get on with riding your bike without encountering any further bumps in the road.

East African Runing

Paperback, 24/02/2005, £24.99
Brings together leading researchers from the fields of both sports science and sports social science to explore the controversial question of how a relatively small geographical area of Africa has produced such a high number of the world's greatest middle and long-distance runners. This text also includes psycho-social and economic explanations.

Footnotes: How Running Makes Us Human

Hardback, 26/05/2016, £16.99
Running is not just a sport. It is the breaking down of our increasingly structured and demanding lives. It affords us the freedom to step off life's pathways and into the bracken. This book reminds you why feeling the earth beneath our feet is a necessary and healing part of our lives.

Our Beloved Cricket

Hardback, 01/04/2013, £18.99
Brian Scovell spent a lifetime reporting for the Daily Sketch and Daily Mail and knows a host of leading players whom he persuaded to play for his wandering side Woodpeckers and various press sides. His hilarious accounts of these matches - mainly on village greens - provide a richly entertaining and unique addition to cricketing literature.

Secret Footballer's Guide to the Modern Game

Hardback, 06/11/2014, £12.99
The Secret Footballer has been outspokenly honest about his own career as a Premier League player. Now he focuses his trademark wit, intelligence and candour to reveal how you can gain a greater depth of understanding of the beautiful game. This book tells you what they don't want you to know.

Bill Nicholson - Football's Perfectionist

Paperback, 11/05/2011, £7.99


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