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Fixing Your Feet: Prevention and Treatments for Athletes

by John Vonhof

Foot pain and injuries can thwart even the most experienced athletes, whether on the trail, asphalt, or ball court. Every professional or amateur athlete who pushes the limits of their feet needs to learn the...


Historical Dictionary of Figure Skating

by James R. Hines

The Historical Dictionary of Figure Skating relates the history of the sport through a chronology, an introductory essay, an extensive bibliography, and over 800 cross-referenced dictionary entries on hundreds...


Build Your Running Body: A Total-Body Fitness Plan for All Distance Runners, from Milers to Ultramarathoners-Run Farther, Faster, and Injury-Free

by Pete Magill, Thomas Schwartz & Melissa Breyer

A photo-illustrated workout manual for distance runners featuring a revolutionary fitness program that targets every component of a well-rounded running body and mind

For runners of every level looking to take...


Historical Dictionary of Basketball

by John Grasso

The Historical Dictionary of Basketball is a comprehensive account of all forms of basketball_amateur, professional, men's, women's, Olympic, domestic, and international_from its invention in 1891 by Dr. James...


Krav Maga: Use Your Body as a Weapon

by Boaz Aviram

The noncompetitive self-defense technique known as Krav Maga originally began in the Israeli Defense Force, of which author Boaz Aviram has been a long-standing member. Krav Maga combines fighting techniques...


Fly-Tying: An Essential Guide from One of the Greatest Instructors of All Time

by Helen Shaw & David Klausmeyer

No book has taught—or retaught—more serious fly tiers the basic skills of fly tying than Helen Shaw’s Fly-Tying. Shaw’s simple and logical prose throughout and more than 250 life-size tying sequences make...


The World Champions Boxing Quiz Book

by Ralph Oates

With a background in amateur boxing, Ralph Oates has written a number of successful boxing books. His latest quiz book focuses on over fifty world championship boxers from history including Muhammad Ali, Joe...


The Complete Idiot's Guide to Marathon Training

by David A. Levine & Paula Petrella

A comprehensive guide to get you ready for race day.

According to the rule books, a marathon is 26.2 grueling yet exhilarating miles. Millions of people run marathons around the world. Many more millions dream...


Long May You Run: All. Things. Running.

by Chris Cooper

You are a runner. You know how hard it is to make time to run. So you go out at 5:30 a.m. . . . in the rain. You remember every strain, sprain, ache, and pain you’ve ever felt. You ran through it then. You’ll...


Principles of Yacht Design

by Lars Larsson & Rolf Eliasson

"This book is deeply fascinating...a must." -- Classic Boat

Principles of Yacht Design is the authority on planning and creating your desired yacht. Inside you will find all the essentials, including:

  • Design...


The Annapolis Book of Seamanship: Fourth Edition

by John Rousmaniere & Mark Smith

Since the publication of the widely hailed first edition in 1983, The Annapolis Book of Seamanship has set the standard by which other books on sailing are measured. Used throughout America as a textbook in...


The Picture-Perfect Golf Swing: The Complete Guide to Golf Swing Video Analysis

by Michael Breed & Greg Midland

Video swing analysis revolutionized the way golf is taught, but players have had to rely on teaching professionals to analyze their swing videos -- until now. The Picture-Perfect Golf Swing is the first-ever...


Gone Pro: Alabama: Stories of the Crimson Tide Athletes Who Went On to Play in the Pros

by Steve Millburg

Have you ever struggled to recall what happened to your favorite college athlete? Now you don’t have to wonder. Gone Pro: Alabama is a collection of biographies of Crimson Tide athletes who went on to professional...


The Columbus Panhandles: A Complete History of Pro Football's Toughest Team, 1900-1922

by Chris Willis

In 1901 workers at the Panhandle shops of the Pennsylvania Railroad in Columbus, Ohio formed a professional football team called the Columbus Panhandles. The railroad workers, mainly European immigrants, learned...


The Complete Idiot's Guide to Sport Flying

by Dan Ramsey & Earl Downs

Sport flying is about to take off.

This summer, the Federal Aviation Administration will approve a new sport flying license that will let people earn their wings for a fraction of the time and cost of a traditional...


Inverting The Pyramid: The History of Soccer Tactics

College Sports Traditions: Picking Up Butch, Silent Night, and Hundreds of Others

by Stan Beck & Jack Wilkinson

College sports fans number almost 175 million strong, and each has a loyalty to their team and the traditions they share. From the crazy and eccentric to the touching and meaningful, these traditions connect...


Can You Name That Team?: A Guide to Professional Baseball, Football, Soccer, Hockey, and Basketball Teams and Leagues

by David B. Biesel

The only single source collection of over 950 teams in 36 major professional leagues-baseball, football, soccer, basketball, and hockey. Also contains the first genealogy ever compiled on all these leagues.


America's Game(s): A Critical Anthropology of Sport

by Benjamin Eastman, Michael Ralph & Sean Brown

This insightful volume considers how to locate America in the sporting world: in the traditions and rituals of a national pastime or in the baseball academies run by American professional teams in the Dominican...


Modern Sport the Global Obsession

by Boria Majumdar & Fan Hong

Sport has become more than a simple physical expression or game- it now pervades all societies at all levels and has become bound up in nationalism, entertainment, patriotism and culture. Now a global obsession,...