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Ben Hogan's Tips for Weekend Golfers: Simple Advice to Improve Your Game
Ben Hogan's Tips for Weekend Golfers: Simple Advice to Improve Your Game
by Ted Hunt
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Ben Hogan made hitting a golf ball look easy, and the results spoke for themselves. But Hogans “swing system” is as complex as a spiders web; the variables and connections are never-ending. In Ben Hogans Tips for Members, Hunt presents a... (read more)

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10-minute Toughness: the Mental Exercise Program for Winning Before the Game Begins (08 Edition)
10-minute Toughness: the Mental Exercise Program for Winning Before the Game Begins (08 Edition)
by Jason Selk
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No psychobabble, no self-help clichés, no touchy-feely theories. Whether you're striving to get ahead in business or sports, 10-Minute Toughness is the simple and effective mental-training program to help you make the most of what you've got and... (read more)

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The Double-Goal Coach: Positive Coaching Tools for Honoring the Game and Developing Winners in Sports and Life
The Double-Goal Coach: Positive Coaching Tools for Honoring the Game and Developing Winners in Sports and Life
by Jim Thompson
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 311-318) and index.... (read more)

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Coach :  Lessons on the Game of Life (05 Edition)
Coach : Lessons on the Game of Life (05 Edition)
by Michael Lewis
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There was a turning point in Michael Lewis's life, in a baseball game when he was fourteen years old. The irascible and often terrifying Coach Fitz put the ball in his hand with the game on the line and managed to convey such confident trust in Lewis's... (read more)

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The Champion's Mind: How Great Athletes Think, Train, and Thrive
The Champion's Mind: How Great Athletes Think, Train, and Thrive
by Jim Afremow, Ph.d.
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Even amongst the most elite performers, certain athletes stand out as a cut above the rest, able to outperform in clutch, game-deciding moments. These athletes prove that raw athletic ability doesnt necessarily translate to a superior on-field experience&... (read more)

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Measure. and Evaluation in Human Performance (4TH 11 Edition)
Measure. and Evaluation in Human Performance (4TH 11 Edition)
by James Morrow
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Measurement and Evaluation in Human Performance, Fourth Edition, paves the way for students and professionals to identify and solve human performance problems in the areas of kinesiology, physical education, health, and fitness. Focusing on the concepts... (read more)

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Body, Mind and Sport : the Mind-body Guide To Lifelong Health, Fitness, and Your Personal Best - Revised and Updated (Rev 01 Edition)
Body, Mind and Sport : the Mind-body Guide To Lifelong Health, Fitness, and Your Personal Best - Revised and Updated (Rev 01 Edition)
by John Douillard
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Until recently, the effortless "Zone" of peak performance was only within the reach of serious athletes. Now, with Body, Mind, and Sport, anyone can reach the Zone, regardless of fitness level. Designed to accommodate a variety of individual... (read more)

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Fit Soul, Fit Body: 9 Keys to a Healthier, Happier You
Fit Soul, Fit Body: 9 Keys to a Healthier, Happier You
by Brant Secunda
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Lets face it: fitness goes far beyond how long it takes to walk or run a mile. When youre stressed out, emotionally drained, overworked, overweight and underappreciative of your physical body, you cant get much of anything accomplished—at work,... (read more)

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The Happy Athlete: A Success Guide for Parents, Coaches, and Student-Athletes
The Happy Athlete: A Success Guide for Parents, Coaches, and Student-Athletes
by Ernie Distefano
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This guide provides readers with information necessary to promote an athlete's overall well-being and athletic success and to assist high school athletes in their pursuit of a collegiate sports career. DiStefano has devoted himself to working with... (read more)

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Psyching for Sport: Mental Training for Athletes
Psyching for Sport: Mental Training for Athletes
by Terry Orlick
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This complete psychological training program will help athletes perform consistently closer to their full potential. Includes step-by-step directions for improving athletic performance through relaxation and imagery training, centering techniques, and... (read more)

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The Complete Idiot's Guide to Coaching Youth Basketball (Complete Idiot's Guides)
The Complete Idiot's Guide to Coaching Youth Basketball (Complete Idiot's Guides)
by Bill Gutman
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Here's the guide for current and prospective coaches that covers every aspect of effectively coaching youth basketball: teaching good sportsmanship, running an effective practice, coaching to a player's age and skill level, teaching offensive and... (read more)

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Training for Sports Speed and Agility: An Evidence-Based Approach
Training for Sports Speed and Agility: An Evidence-Based Approach
by Paul Gamble
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Speed and agility are central to success in a wide range of sports. Training for Sports Speed and Agility is the first evidence-based study of all those aspects of athletic preparation that contribute to the expression of speed and agility during... (read more)

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Sport and Character: Reclaiming the Principles of Sportsmanship (10 Edition)
Sport and Character: Reclaiming the Principles of Sportsmanship (10 Edition)
by Craig Clifford
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In an era when our nightly news is filled with reports of athletes run amok on the field, on the court, and on the street, and when cheating by players and coaches has become a part of the daily discourse, sportsmanship has never been a more timely topic.... (read more)

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Exercises for Brain Health: The Complete Guide to Prevention and Treatment of Alzheimer's, Parkinson's, and Dementia Through Exercise (Exercises for)
Exercises for Brain Health: The Complete Guide to Prevention and Treatment of Alzheimer's, Parkinson's, and Dementia Through Exercise (Exercises for)
by William Smith
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Includes Safe and Effective Exercises for All Ages. Your brain is your most important organ and, just like any other part of the body, you should strive to keep it healthy and active. Studies have shown that regular exercise can not only improve brain... (read more)

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Fifth-Quarter Faith: Lessons to Learn When the Game Is Over
Fifth-Quarter Faith: Lessons to Learn When the Game Is Over
by Eric Littleton
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Fifth-Quarter Faith: Lessons to Learn When the Game is Over focuses on what Coach Eric Littleton characterizes as the "teachable moments" in sports. In an age of a win-at-all-cost mentality where coaches and parents alike are growing increasingly... (read more)

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Developing a Successful Cross Country Program: The Complete Guide from A to Z
Developing a Successful Cross Country Program: The Complete Guide from A to Z
by Steve Telaneus
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Developing a Successful Cross Country Program is a resource-packed, comprehensive handbook that touches on virtually every aspect of the sport. Chapters include defining your program, season checklist, periodization made easy, planning a practice, racing... (read more)

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She Can Coach! (05 Edition)
She Can Coach! (05 Edition)
by Cecile Reynaud
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Sport needs more female coaches. What better way to develop women who are enthusiastic, prepared, and professional in filling those important roles than to learn from female coaching legends? She Can Coach is both an invaluable guide for current female... (read more)

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Just Let the Kids Play: How to Stop Other Adults from Ruining Your Child's Fun and Success in Youth Sports
Just Let the Kids Play: How to Stop Other Adults from Ruining Your Child's Fun and Success in Youth Sports
by Bob Bigelow
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"Bob's message is a must for all parents and coaches. He challenges adults to understand their effect on youngsters, and that kids' needs have to be met first." Bob Trupin, Westport, CT This is not just another book touting improved sportsmanship and... (read more)

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Coaching (10TH 11 Edition)
Coaching (10TH 11 Edition)
by Michael D. Sabock
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Coaching: A Realistic Perspective is the ideal textbook for anyone entering the coaching profession, of any sport. More than detailing the duties and tasks of a coach, this book explores the often overlooked issues and responsibilities that go hand-in... (read more)

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Evolutionary Education: Moving Beyond Our Competitive Compulsion
Evolutionary Education: Moving Beyond Our Competitive Compulsion
by Brent Zeller
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Evolutionary Education challenges the very foundation of our competitive system. The first part of the book examines the history of our competitive nature. It then lays out an alternative; a non-competitive educational model that puts competition in its... (read more)

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