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Essential Movements of T'ai Chi

7, 01/10/1989, £15.99
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.

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.

Ultimate Guide to Mountain Biking

Paperback, 21/05/2001, £9.99
This volume offers practical advice and tips on how to improve mountain biking skills, employing the latest techniques to create a holistic approach centred on a sound mental approach and correct body equilibrium. Photo-collages present the technique in a flowing, easy-to-understand manner.

Feed The Beast: Pints, pies, poles - and a belly full of goals

Hardback, 13/09/2018, £18.99
With 19 spells at various clubs in the Football League, Jon Parkin has cut an instantly recognisable figure in English football for the past 20 years. At 6" 4' and weighing in as one of football's heavyweights, Parkin has played more than 600 games during his time, to York where he is currently top scorer. This is his no-holds barred life story.

Great British Road Rides Guide: The Best of the UK in 55 Bike Routes

Paperback, 22/05/2014, £16.99
"The best of the UK in 55 bike routes"--Cover.

Great British Bike Rides: 40 Classic Routes for Road Cyclists

Paperback, 21/03/2013, £25.00
Great British Bike Rides brings together 40 of the best road rides in England, Scotland and Wales, searching out the country's most celebrated routes, toughest climbs and scenic roads. Rides feature detailed route information, bespoke mapping and a statistical breakdown of every detail cyclists require. Complemented with downloadable GPX files.

My Life and Rugby: The Autobiography

Hardback, 28/10/2019, £20.00
The autobiography of Eddie Jones, the England Rugby head coach and one of the most respected coaches in sport.

People's History of Tennis

Hardback, 20/05/2020, £14.99
Tennis is much more than Wimbledon! This story reveals the hidden history of the sport.

Chasing a Rugby Dream: Book One: Kick Off

Paperback, 01/09/2020, £7.99

Mountains According to G

Hardback, 27/10/2020, £16.99
Tour de France champion Geraint Thomas's inside guide to the greatest road climbs in cycling

85 Not Out

Hardback, 08/10/2020, £20.00
Fresh, vivacious and ridiculously entertaining, this book is destined to unravel as a rip-roaring read not only for those who recall Ted Dexter's sporting legacy, but for anyone who resonates with his fervent enthusiasm for both cricket and life.

Jurgen Klopp: Notes On A Season: Liverpool FC

Hardback, 03/09/2020, £9.99
Jurgen Klopp: Notes on a Season is an official club book that provides a fascinating look back at this unique campaign in the words of the manager who made it all possible. The Liverpool boss is a one-off and his programme notes for every home game gave fans a window into his thoughts as Klopp's Reds clinched title number 19.

Jordan Henderson: Notes On A Season: Liverpool FC

Hardback, 03/09/2020, £9.99
Jordan Henderson: Notes on a Season is an official club book that provides a fascinating look back at the 2019/20 campaign through a captain's-eye view of how a remarkable season unfolded. Thoughtfully penned by Henderson, his programme notes give a unique insight into the outlook of the players as they became Premier League champions.

Celtic in the Black & White Era

Hardback, 01/10/2020, £19.99

How to Run a Marathon: The Go-to Guide for Anyone and Everyone

Paperback, 07/01/2021, £12.99
Ever been tempted to try a marathon? Maybe you've just started running, perhaps you're gaining confidence, or are you already well on your way to conquering the iconic distance? Whatever stage you're at on your journey, join marathon man Vassos Alexander as he shows us why we shouldn't be afraid of the big 26.2.

Facing the Haka

Hardback, 04/08/2020, £30.00
The story of the All Blacks from the other side of halfway. Big names from all their fiercest rivals talk about meeting the world's most successful rugby team in some of the greatest tests of all time.

300 Most Important Tactical Chess Positions

Paperback, 04/03/2021, £17.99
An International Master's guide to essential tactical strategies and positions in chess. The perfect guide for players who want to reach a higher level but don't have time to spend hours every week on less productive study.

Greatest Games

Paperback, 19/08/2021, £9.99
'Essential reading for players, fans and coaches' - Steven Gerrard 'A cracking read' - Chris Evans 'I couldn't put it down' - Joey Barton What are the greatest games ever played?

St. Pauli: Another Football is Possible

Paperback, 20/10/2020, £14.99
From German unification to the birth of the Bundesliga and beyond, this book tells the history of Germany's cult football club and its famously left wing fan base

Nature of Cricket: A Natural History of the Cricket Ground

Hardback, 16/08/2021, £16.99
The first book to explore the relationship between cricket and the natural world, from the trees, shrubs and flowers around a cricket ground to the animals, birds and insects that visit - by the author of Snow Stopped Play, The Mysterious World of the Cricket Ground in Winter.

Field of Tents and Waving Colours: Neville Cardus writing on Cricket

Paperback, 18/03/2021, £9.99
The only one-volume collection of the best writing on cricket by the greatest writer on the game.

Dead Men Don't Tell Tales

Hardback, 28/10/2021, £20.00
'A one-off, genuine marvel' - The Times Guy famously used to say, 'I love racing because it can kill you'.

Coming Up for Air: What I Learned from Sport, Fame and Fatherhood

Hardback, 14/10/2021, £20.00
A deeply personal and inspiring memoir from one of the most celebrated and influential names in British sport.

History of the Women's FA Cup Final

Paperback, 06/05/2021, £15.99
Uncovering the hidden history of the greatest prize in the English game

Ten to Win . . . And the Last Man In: My Pick of Test Match Cliffhangers

Hardback, 16/09/2021, £20.00
Legendary cricket broadcaster Henry Blofeld takes us on a charming journey through cricket's closest test matches.

Roger Federer: The Biography

Hardback, 29/04/2021, £18.99

The Beautiful History: Football Club Badges Tell the Story of Britain

Hardback, 16/08/2021, £16.99
The Beautiful History charts the fascinating history of Britain through its football badges. From Premier League to non-league, it covers over 100 clubs, revealing stories that are often surprising, quirky or funny. An engaging, informative and fun book for fans of all ages, it includes activities, places to visit, a football timeline and quiz.


Paperback, 21/10/2021, £6.99

Footnotes: How Running Makes Us Human

Paperback, 08/06/2017, £10.99
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.

RUNNING FREE: A Runner's Journey Back to Nature

Paperback, 05/03/2015, £9.99
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, £12.99
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, £9.99
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.

Running with the Pack: Thoughts From the Road on Meaning and Mortality

Paperback, 06/03/2014, £9.99
Mark Rowlands explores the intimate relationship between running and thinking, especially thoughts about the meaning of life, in this brilliant follow-up to The Philosopher and the Wolf

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.
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