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Coolmore Stud
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Nestled in a quiet part of County Tipperary, Coolmore Stud casts as long a shadow as any sporting entity over the history of Irish sport. Founded by t...
Spencer FC Gamechanger
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Be on the ball with this game-changing footy favouriteAlright, mate, how's it going? Believe it or not, I haven't always been football mad. But then F...

Walking in Kent
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Walking in Kent describes 40 circular day walks in the Garden of England. This guidebook includes routes ranging from 5 to 9 miles in west Kent and Th...
Dare to tri
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Lost lanes West Country
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Jack Thurston takes you on a freewheeling tour of the lost lanes and forgotten byways of Cornwall, Devon, Dorset, Somerset and Wiltshire. Enjoy 36 of the best rural rides in the region.
Be IronFit
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The third edition of the best Ironman triathlon training book in the market, this updated volume contains time-efficient training methods that have been honed over the years and have been proved to aid anyone in achieving their athletic dreams-from beginners to experienced competitors. This edition contains all new training plans, new swim sessions

Test match special
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Collecting hundreds of quips and quotes, and beautifully illustrated throughout, The Test Match Special Book of Cricket Quotes is a cricket fan's indi...
Arlott, Swanton and the soul of English cricket
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A fascinating account of how two BBC broadcasters battled for the soul of English cricket during a time of great social change For more than a quarte...

Fishing for dummies
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Make fishing easier and more rewarding every time you pick upyour rod and reelNo one can promise that you will catch fish all the time. For aslong as ...
World Cup
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Since 1970 a collection of Panini stickers has accompanied each FIFA World Cup, held every four years. Each Panini album is not just a practical guide...

After the final whistle
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*Shortlisted for the 2016 Cross Sports Book of the Year award* When Britain's empire went to war in August 1914, rugby players were the first to volu...
Clean eating Alice
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Alice will inspire you to discover a new way of eating and exercising that banishes low-calorie, yo-yo dieting and shows you the way to a healthier mi...

True to the line
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True to the Line is Adrian Dangar's recollections of his life at the sharp end of hunting, during which he was a Master and huntsman of three very dif...
Ultramarathon man
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Ultrarunning legend Dean Karnazes has run 262 miles - the equivalent of ten marathons - without rest. He has run over mountains, across Death Valley, ...

Soccer for dummies
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This new edition presents the latest history, stats, and rules for soccer. It serves as a fan's guide to this exciting pastime, as well as a reference for those interested in playing the game themselves.
Never mind the Reds
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So, you think you're a true Nottingham Forest fan? A proper Garibaldi? Yes, you've a shirt or two but do you really know the history of the Club? Can ...

The art of hurling
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How are some hurling managers able to transform losing teams to All-Ireland champions in a short time? What is it about their philosophies and beliefs...
Eat, drink, run
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The new hilarious and inspirational memoir from Sunday Times no. 1 bestselling author Bryony Gordon.'A courageous account that will inspire us all - b...

The Rory's stories guide to the GAA
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Based on the popular Facebook page, which regularly reaches over 500,000 people, The Rory's Stories Guide to the GAA sends up a certain kind of lad ob...
W.G. Grace
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The achievements of the great Victorian cricketer continue to fascinate. Even a hundred years after his death he is still widely written about, not le...

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Master the techniques and theory of Japanese Karate with this easy-to-follow, illustrated martial arts guide.Karate: The Art of Empty-Hand Fighting ...
Manchester United supporter's book
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Filled with a cornucopia of interesting snippets of facts and stats, The Manchester United Supporter's Book is a celebration of arguably the best-know...

The Bluffer's guide to cycling
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Instantly acquire all the knowledge you need to pass as an expert in the world of cycling. Never again confuse a MAMIL with a MTBER, a fixie with a fo...
The art of swordsmanship
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Completed in 1482, Johannes Leck?chner's Art of Combat with the Langes Messer (Messerfechtkunst) is among the most important documents on the combat...

Golf for dummies
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A guide that helps you to learn your ABCs master the basics, from golf lingo and choosing your clubs, to who to play with and where. It lets you watch your step get the lowdown on golf rules, how to keep score, and take a crash-course on gamesmanship and the do's and taboos of golf-course etiquette.
London's hidden rivers
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London has many rivers, but they are often hidden under centuries of development. Rivers like the Walbrook, the Fleet or the Westbourne have left thei...

The talent lab
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Longlisted for the William Hill Sports Book of the Year AwardSimon Timson and Chelsea Warr were the Performance Directors of UK Sport, tasked with the...
The Times on the Ashes
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England against Australia for the Ashes - it is one of the oldest and greatest rivalries in sport and almost its entire history has been covered in Th...

Fishing for dummies
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Fishing For Dummies, UK Edition, provides you with athorough introduction to all types of fishing - sea fishing, gamefishing, and coarse fishing. This...

Butcher, blacksmith, acrobat, sweep
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From the winner of the Telegraph Sports Book Awards Cycling Book of the Year 2018The first Tour de France in 1903 was a colourful affair full of adven...
Rugby union for dummies
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Learn to: Understand the laws that form the heart of the game Talk tactics and share your opinions on lineouts, scrums and offsides Scrum d...

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Formula One is speed, glamour, danger - and eye-watering wealth. Driven: The Men Who Made Formula One tells how a small group of extraordinary men tra...
How to make yourself poop
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Every runner knows how important it is to prevent an unfortunate bathroom accident midrun. Runner's World How to Make Yourself Poop can show you how. ...

Advanced rowing
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Advanced Rowing brings together a selection of leading experts in the sport of rowing, including international head coaches from New Zealand, Norway, ...
Running up that hill
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SHORTLISTED FOR THE TELEGRAPH SPORTS HEALTH & FITNESS BOOK OF THE YEAR AWARD 2019 Running Up That Hill is a celebration of endurance running. Of ...

Perry Boys
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The Perry Boys are one of the great untold stories of modern youth culture. They emerged in the pivotal year of 1979 in inner-city Manchester and Salf...
F2 football academy
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Take your game to the next level with the new book from the world's biggest football YouTubers, the F2. We're the F2 and in our brand new book we're...

Wild cycling
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'A wildly inspiring adventure - from armchair to saddle.'Nichiless 'A lovely concise guide.'A. W. BairdHere is plenty of inspiration for anyone who lo...
Pool & billiards for dummies
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'Pool & Billiards For Dummies' reveals the tips, tricks and rules of play, covering the variety of the ever-popular games that make up pool and billiards.

The illustrated history of football. Hall of fame
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'A fresh look at the beautiful game' - NMEWelcome back to the inimitable work of illustrator David Squires.Most football fans can only dream of pullin...
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Winner of the MCC Book of the Year AwardHis father was a first-class cricketer, his grandfather was a slave.Born in rural Trinidad in 1901, Learie Con...

The January man
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'Evocatively written and charming' - CountryfileThe January Man is the story of a year of walks that was inspired by a song, Dave Goulder's 'The Janua...
Mind is the ride
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When Jet McDonald cycled four thousand miles to India and back, he didn't want to write a straightforward travel book. He wanted to go on an imaginati...

The art of putting
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Learn to putt . . . perfectly 'How to never miss a 4ft putt . . . ever. The perfect putting method' GQ Magazine________________ Learn how to master th...
Giro d'Italia
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Born of tumult in 1909, the Giro d'Italia helped unite a nation. Since then it has reflected it too; the race's capricious and unpredictable nature ...

Basketball for dummies
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The easy way to get the ins, outs, and intrigue on this belovedsport The National Basketball Association (NBA), with 30 teams and anaverage attendance...
Swimming with seals
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Shortlisted for the PEN Ackerley Prize 2018. This is a memoir of intense physical and personal experience, exploring how swimming with seals, gulls an...

A golden age of cycling
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Full of brilliant imagery, genial quotations and latter-day Victorian idiosyncrasies, A Golden Age of Cycling brings to life the timeless and inclusiv...
Einstein and the art of mindful cycling
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Einstein and the Art of Mindful Cycling shines new light onto one of the great scientific icons, and explores how pushing that pedal can nurture mindf...