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Hatha Yoga The Complete Book
ISBN: PB: 9781782551850, Bookport, Meyer & Meyer Sport, December 2019
424 pp., 25.4x21 cm, 983 colour and black&white illus.
Hatha Yoga is the most complete training book on hatha yoga. The various flows and progressions are suitable both for yoga instructors and practitioners. After a comprehensive introduction to yoga followed by a thorough overview of the origins and ph...
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£30,00
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Pilates Complete Training for a Supple Body
ISBN: PB: 9781782551867, Bookport, Meyer & Meyer Sport, December 2019
384 pp., 25.4x21 cm, 1039 colour and black&white illus.
"Pilates: Complete Training for a Supple Body" provides comprehensive knowledge and contains a variety of exercises as well as professional tips and hints for trainers and exercisers. The Pilates method is a functionally oriented training program tha...
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£27,50
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Ashtanga Yoga
ISBN: HB: 9781781453674, GMC Group, Ammonite Press, October 2019
288 pp., 27.6x21 cm, black&white photos
"Ashtanga Yoga" is an in-depth photographic celebration of the practice of this meditative and beautiful form of yoga. Photographer Richard Pilnick has created an unprecedented study of the asanas in the first four series by working with four of the...
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£30,00
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Soccer Alive The Game Is the Best Teacher
ISBN: PB: 9781841262352, Bookport, Meyer & Meyer Sport, October 2019
192 pp., 24x16.5 cm, 114 colour illus., 196 black&white illus.
Soccer is a game that requires the player to be quick not only in movement but also in decision-making. Everyday soccer training focuses on improving technical and tactical abilities and almost completely neglects to practice the ability to read the...
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£12,95
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Higher and Colder A History of Extreme Physiology and Exploration
ISBN: HB: 9780226650883, University of Chicago Press, September 2019
264 pp., 22.8x15.2 cm, 13 halftones
During the long twentieth century, explorers went in unprecedented numbers to the hottest, coldest, and highest points on the globe. Taking us from the Himalaya to Antarctica and beyond, "Higher and Colder" presents the first history of extreme physi...
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£30,00
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In Praise of the Bicycle
ISBN: HB: 9781789141382, Reaktion Books, July 2019
96 pp., 19.7x12 cm, 8 illus.
This is the French anthropologist as we've never heard him before: Marc Auge coined the term "non-place" to describe uniquitous, global airports, hotels and motorways filled with anonymous individuals. In this new book, he casts his anthropologist's...
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£9,99
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Boxing A Cultural History (New Edition)
ISBN: PB: 9781789140514, Reaktion Books, June 2019
576 pp., 21x14.8 cm, 152 illus.
Throughout history potters, sculptors, painters, poets, novelists, cartoonists, song-writers, photographers and film-makers have recorded and made sense of boxing. In her encyclopaedic investigation of the shifting social, political and cultural reso...
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£12,99
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Why Baseball Matters
ISBN: PB: 9780300244403, ISBN: HB: 9780300224276, Yale University Press, May 2019
224 pp., 19.7x13.3 cm
Baseball, first dubbed the "national pastime" in print in 1856, is the country's most tradition-bound sport. Despite remaining popular and profitable into the twenty-first century, the game is losing young fans, among African Americans and women as w...
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£12,99
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£20,00
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Rumble in the Jungle Muhammad Ali and George Foreman on the Global Stage
ISBN: HB: 9780226059433, University of Chicago Press, May 2019
336 pp., 22.8x15.2 cm, 30 halftones
The 1974 fight between Muhammad Ali and George Foreman, staged in the young nation of Zaire and dubbed the Rumble in the Jungle, was arguably the biggest sporting event of the twentieth century. The bout between an ascendant undefeated champ and an o...
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£30,00
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Krav Maga Effective Techniques for Self-Defense
ISBN: PB: 9781782551676, Bookport, Meyer & Meyer Sport, April 2019
256 pp., 24x16.5 cm, 323 colour and black&white illus.
Krav Maga is a modern and proven self-defense system. Easy to learn because it is based on natural reflexes, it is extremely efficient to use against one or more attackers. There is only one goal: to survive violent conflicts as unscathed as possible...
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£22,50
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