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The Great Run

by Francesco Prossen

”Mind!! You could consider this book as a doping” Marco writes in a comment. “I did Tor three times.. three times arrived in Courmayeur.. It's very hard, it's killing.. it's long but marvelous... I can't...

The Avalanche Handbook

by Peter Schaerer & David McClung

CLICK HERE to download the chapter on "Backcountry Forecasting & Decisions" from The Avalanche Handbook

* Information on the unique characteristics of alpine snow, snow slab instability, terrain variables, skier...


by Eric Dregni

Enjoy a (slow) spin around the old rink in the only history of the world-famous Zamboni ice resurfacer…now available in an updated edition to celebrate the 70th birthday of these iconic machines!



Dancing on Ice

by Ernest Law

This vintage book contains a classic guide to ice skating, concentrating on dancing and especially the waltz. The waltz is a ballroom and folk dance of German origins usually in triple time and performed primarily...

Skating on Ice - A Concise Essay on this Popular Winter Sport Including its History, Literature and Specific Techniques with Useful Diagrams

by Edgar Syers

?Skating on Ice? is a vintage guide to ice skating, looking at its history and origins, literature, techniques, and equipment, and much more. Ice skating involved moving skates attached to the feet to propel...


by Bernd Brunner & Mark Kurlansky

A sweeping, beautiful survey of all things winter.

Brunner masterfully does in words what resilient and adventurous people have done in their lives for centuries; he finds beauty in blizzards and ice and the...

See You Tomorrow

by Jeremy Evans

Marco Siffredi was the first person to make a complete snowboard descent of Mount Everest in 2001, and was regarded by many as the world’s best snowboarder. But the following year in 2002, Marco mysteriously...

The History of Curling  - A Concise Essay on this Popular Winter Sport Including its History, Principles and Rules

by Bertram Smith

This book contains a classic guide to the game of curling, looking at its history, equipment, different styles and techniques, and much more. Curling is a sport in which players slide stones on a sheet of ice...

Dragons in the Snow

by Ed Power

Edward Power sets the reader down in the midst of a February 2017 blizzard that raked Utah?s Uinta Range as nine snowboarders made their way into the backcountry for a day of intense adventure. As the boarders...

One to Remember

by Ken Reid & Colby Armstrong

From the national bestselling author of One Night Only come 39 new stories about what a big-league goal can mean to an NHLer

Including interviews with Billy Smith, Chris Mason, Damian Rhodes, Christian Thomas,...

Don Laws

by Beverly Ann Menke & Scott Hamilton

At the 1984 Olympics, American Scott Hamilton skated into the history books when he claimed a gold medal in Sarajevo. Beside him the entire time was his coach, Don Laws. A member of the U.S. Figure Skating Hall...

Staying Alive in Avalanche Terrain

by Bruce Tremper

The more you know about snow stability, the better your travel and rescue skills. And the sharper your decision making, the better you?ll be able to avoid avalanche danger and have more fun in the winter backcountry....

Backcountry Avalanche Safety

by Tony Daffern

Essential reading for all outdoor enthusiasts who venture into mountainous terrain where avalanches are common.

In spite of the increasing sophistication of avalanche hazard forecasting, an alarming number of...

Snowshoe Trails in Southwestern British Columbia

by Aileen Stalker & Tony Keen

Snowshoeing is the fastest growing winter sport in North America. With this new guidebook, outdoor enthusiasts interested in stepping out of their skis and into a pair of snowshoes will be able to find some...

Snow Tales and Powder Trails

by Steve Baldwin

Snow Tales and Powder Trails is a collection of short stories and photographs, telling of a lifetime journey through snowy lands and mountains, using skis as a mode of transport and artistic medium. The experiences...


by Johnny Quinn

JOHNNY QUINN shares his ?wild dream? of playing in the NFL, being crushed after getting cut three times, losing 2.6 million dollars in contracts and blowing out his knee. At age 30, when most professional athletes...

52 positive thoughts To Become An Elite Athlete

by Alain Ruiz & Agnès Ruiz

Citius, Altius, Fortius , in other words, "Faster, Higher, Stronger" Positive thoughts are essential to succeed in high-level sport. This guide is there to help you on a daily basis to surpass you, to give...

Winter Trails™ Colorado

by Andy Lightbody & Kathy Mattoon

Revised and updated, this guide leads readers to 50 of the best snowshoeing and cross-country ski trails in Colorado--from Rocky Mountain National Park to Telluride.

Allen & Mike's Avalanche Book

by Mike Clelland & Allen O'bannon

With more and more people heading into the winter backcountry on skis, snowshoes, and snowmobiles, avalanche safety is of paramount importance. Allen & Mike's Really Cool Avalanche Safety Book distills the...

Basic Illustrated Snowshoeing

by Eli Burakian

Richly photographed and information-packed tools for the novice or handy reference for the veteran, BASIC ILLUSTRATED books distill years of knowledge into affordable and visual guides. Whether you're planning...