Tischtennis perfekt

Bernd-Ulrich Groß, seit über 30 Jahren Tischtennistrainer auf allen Leistungsebenen, führte über zwei Jahre Interviews mit Werner Schlager, dem österreichischen Tischtennis-Weltmeister 2003, zu allen wichtigen Gebieten des Tischtennisspiels und -trainings. Eine wahre Fundgrube wertvoller Insidertipps aus dem Munde eines der nach wie vor besten europäischen Topspieler, der sich den Sprung an die Weltspitze hart erarbeitet hat. Als let...

Skateboarding: New Levels: Tips and Tricks for Serious Riders

An instructional guide to an increasingly popular sport, this book reviews the basics of skateboarding, the mental and emotional side of the sport, and what it takes to become an advanced skater. As aggression is a key factor to skating success, this book attempts to pinpoint where the risks begin to outweigh a skater’s chance for reward and success. Also included are sequential shots of 25 street and park tricks, to help skaters vis...

I Feel Your Pain: Let's Make Golf Uncomplicated

GolfWeek’s Editor calls it “among the best instructional books I’ve seen in my career.” Mike Malaska, the 2011 PGA Teacher of the Year and current Worldwide Director of Jack Nicklaus Golf Academies, delivers uncomplicated golf instruction. This highly-regarded professional has collected his highly-successful approach to helping anyone, at any skill level, develop a far better game. With hundreds of pictures and captions, Mike doesn’t...

Casey Stoner: Victory Lap

Filled with sensational photographs and revealing insights into the thoughts of motorcycle racing champion Casey Stoner, this book celebrates Stoner’s talent, successes and contributions to the sport. His early years, his spectacular riding skills and amazing wins in MotoGP in front of a world-wide audience. A rare and fascinating look at the way a top rider races, both mentally and physically, and succeeds. The book follows Casey St...

Legends Of The Tour

The Tour de France is a phenomenon of such scale that it transcends sport. Whether you are mesmerised by the scenery, captivated by its sporting drama or spellbound by the sheer athleticism of the riders, the Tour de France is one of sport’s most compelling events. It’s a race of mythical proportions, filled with spectacle and superhuman feats of endurance. But what makes the Tour truly unique is that almost all who ride it are equal...

Pocket Teacher Abi Sport: Kompaktwissen Oberstufe

Dieser Band der erfolgreichen Reihe „Pocket Teacher Abi“ fasst alle lehrplanwichtigen Inhalte der Oberstufe für das Fach Sport kompakt und leicht verständlich zusammen. Der Band behandelt das komplette Sport-Basiswissen für die Oberstufe: Physiologie von Muskulatur, Nerven, Herz-Kreislauf-System und Atmung, Trainingslehre und Bewegungslehre. Die „Pocket Teacher Abi“ sind die idealen Begleiter im Pocket-Format für Schüler der Oberstuf...

Mastering Swimming

"Jim Montgomery and Mo Chambers combine expertise and experience in this outstanding book. Mastering Swimming covers every aspect of technique, training, motivation, and organization that should meet the needs of every masters swimmer regardless of age and ability. It is bound to become the standard reference on the subject for years to come."

One Game At A Time: Why Sports Matter

We need to take sports seriously. Football, baseball, mixed martial arts, hockey, and beyond: these are arenas of immense power, with a mass appeal. Yet intellectuals have long since abandoned the sporting world as a legitimate site of contestation and innovation. Why? What do we gain by handing over the persuasive power of sports to the worst elements of our culture, by allowing sports to become plagued by hyper-consumption, militar...

Petit Futé Guide de l'amateur de courses hippiques

Sportivité, beauté, rapidité, adresse, symbiose entre l’homme et l’animal, paris… Tous les arguments étaient réunis pour faire des courses hippiques un phénomène de société considérable. Les courses sont accessibles à tous. Public et parieurs ont, à présent, d’autres visages que celui de l’aristocratie : populaire, féminin et familial. En France, il existe quelques six millions de turfistes, soit 10 % de la population. Le Turf a son ...

The Best Of Soccer Journal: The Art Of Coaching

The NSCAA continues their successful book series The Best of Soccer Journal with this new highly anticipated entry in the instructional soccer book field. The best coaches in the US describe how they get it done on the field. In addition, this book explores the Last Frontier the mental side of the game. Successful players and coaches must train the mind as well as the body to succeed and master the game!