Sports & Recreation Books
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.
From Whiskey to Water is the no-holds-barred memoir by one of South AfricaÆs most loved radio talk show hosts, Sam Cowen. Having kept her alcohol addiction well away from the public eye for over 14 years, in this tell-all tale, Sam finds the courage to talk about her struggle with her addiction to whiskey and food.
Welcome to the ultimate rugby quiz book for real rugby fans! Springbok rugby quiz examines the lore of rugby in an unusually entertaining way: It comprises 1001 questions and answers. Rugby lovers can now enjoy some of the most outlandish anecdotes, as well as cold, hard facts and statistics, about this game we all love.
In The Big Fix: How South Africa Stole the 2010 World Cup, Ray Hartley reveals the story of an epic national achievement and the people who undermined it in pursuit of their own interests. It is the real story of the 2010 World Cup.
Chai tea and ginger beer, the brand-new sport biography by Deborah Kirsten, wife of international cricketing start, Gary Kirsten, tells her story, GaryÆs story and their story in an honest but entertaining way. It is the story of DeborahÆs unexpected journey...cricket, family and beyond.
When Monty Roberts was 13 years old he went off on his own to the deserts of Nevada to watch Mustangs in the wild. What he learned about their methods of communication changed his life and earned him recognition among horse breeders and trainers around the world. This is his autobiography.
Errol Tobias was the first black Springbok rugby player û starting in 1980, in the midst of South AfricaÆs growing isolation in the field of international sport. He tells the story of his sporting career from childhood to the major moments in the green-and-gold.
Errol Tobias se verkiesing tot Springbok was onmiddellik omstrede. In 1980 word hy ons eerste swart Springbok rugbyspeler û te midde van internasionale sport-isolasie en groeiende protes weens die regeringsbeleid.
With tips and tricks, training plans, dietary advice and inspirational case studies, Run Yourself Fit will help you break down those mental barriers, build your confi dence and reap the benefits of a healthier, happier and longer life!
The triumphs, the heartbreaks, the glory, the controversies, the heroes and the villains - South Africa's sporting history is one of drama and greatness.
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.
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.
A reissue of acclaimed writer Paul Kimmage's classic bestselling sports biography of Tony Cascarino.
Richard Williamson's weekly walking column is one of the most popular features in the Chichester Observer, Worthing Observer and West Sussex Gazette. Now he has compiled his favourite walks - one for every week of the year. With hand-drawn route maps and practical notes, these routes can be covered easily in an afternoon.
Phil Hewitt has completed over 25 marathons in conditions ranging from blistering heat to snow and ice. This account of his adventures from Berlin to New York looks at the highs and lows of running marathons, the motivation to keep going when your body wants to stop, and tries to answer the ultimate question, 'Why do you do it?'