Sports & Recreation Books
From the UK's number 1 footy magazine, this annual is filled with fun football trivia, quizzes, games, puzzles, top 10s, cartoons and more. Featuring Gary and all of the MOTD presenters, Paz, Bez, and the planet's top teams and players, it is suitable as a Christmas gift.
Shows readers how honestly assess their games in seven key areas and apply simple changes to each over the course of a few weeks. This title includes seven critical areas such as: impact, scoring shots, driving accuracy, short games, putting, strategy, and bunker play.
Each River is unique, winding a course through a valley of its own making. But at a confluence rivers meet, each taking on the strength of the other as they join forces and head towards the sea. Confluence tells the story of Piers Cruickshanks and Siseko Ntondini, two men from different backgrounds who formed an unlikely partnership.
Whether you're new to the game, frustrated with your score, or simply in the market for a refresher on the tried-and-true mechanics that make hitting the ball fun and easy, this book covers what there is to know about your setup, swing, mental outlook and even how to be a better playing partner or more accomplished competitor.
The autobiography Sachin Tendulkar - the highest scoring batsman of all time and cricket legend. His story has been turned into a huge new film: A Billion Dreams.
Patrick Conroy takes us on a journey to the highest mountain in the world, where one of the greatest tragedies in climbing history was about to unfold. Filled with photographs and sketches from his notebooks we become part of the 702 team sent to cover the South African Everest Expedition of 1996.
Keen to get out there and get fit? Seasoned mountain bike riders Chris and Tim Whitfield will help you turn your weekend-warrior dreams into reality with tips on trails, events and advice on everything from equipment and safety to mountain bike lingo and fashion. Packed with handy maps, this is your indispensable guide to getting on your bike à
This is the edition, completely revised and updated, of the classic guide to surfing in South Africa. It provides a comprehensive list and description of surf spots along the full length of the South African coastline, with ratings of waves, degree of skill required and useful information about sea temperatures etc.
The bestselling book from Dr Bob Rotella, one of the world's leading golf performance consultants, for the first time in paperback.
The Cape Argus Pick 'n Pay Cycle Tour has become a global sporting phenomenon. From humble beginnings thirty years ago, it has grown into a landmark event around the spectacular Cape Peninsula that attracts a sell-out field of 35000 riders every year and is the biggest of its kind anywhere in the world.
The triumphs, the heartbreaks, the glory, the controversies, the heroes and the villains - South Africa's sporting history is one of drama and greatness.
Focuses on the Tarahumara, a mysterious tribe of Mexican Indians, who live quietly in canyons and are reputed to be the best distance runners in the world. This title tells their story while asking what the secrets are to being an incredible runner.
After years of watching Kenyan athletes win the world's biggest long-distance races, the author sets out to discover what it was that made them so fast - and to see if he could keep up. He moved to Iten, Kenya, the running capital of the world, and started investigating. Was it running barefoot to school, the food, the altitude, or something else?