Sport books are an essential part of any sports enthusiasts. They give tips and hints on how to reach your maximum potential in whichever field you major in. They include practices and skills that have been in your area sports interest. All that a sports enthusiast needs to do is identify what their interest in sports is. There are many books for diverse interests and doing your research is an essential part in getting the perfect book. They also come with journals to help you keep record on what progress you’ve made thus showing you how far you’ve come and how close you are to achieving your dream in your field of interest.
10. Run Fast Eat slow
This is a book written by Shalane Flanagan who is a world-class marathoner and a 4-time Olympian together with Chef Elyse Kopecky. The book is a New York Times bestseller. This is a cookbook on whole foods and is flavor –forward. The book aims at proving that food can be nourishing as well as indulgent. The cookbook that mainly targets runners is meant to show that fat is useful in flavoring food as well as in performance. It also explains on how obsessing over protein, dieting that is restrictive and counting calories do more good to the body. The book contains nutritional knowledge, 100 different recipes and inspirational stories from two friends.
9. Shoe Dog: A Memoir by the Creator of Nike
The book is written by Phil Knight who is the founder of Nike and also the board chairman. It explains how the company was an Intrepid start-up and how it then grew to become one of the most iconic and profitable brands in the market. It explains the life of Phil Knight on how he had graduated from business school and borrowed $50 from his dad and started the company whose mission was to import low-cost but high-quality running shoes from Japan. All in all, the book looks to show how the company was formed with his former coach and few employees. They had a futuristic vision and believed that sports has a transformational power and this lead to the success of the brand.
8. Sports Illustrated Golf Courses 2018 Wall Calendar
Golf courses have a wide range of characteristics including: thoughtful designs, high level maintenance, and exclusive aesthetic. The books gives the reader guides on the most amazing golf course links around the world. It also gives the reader a couple of tips on how to perfect their game. The book also contains a lot of space for the user’s upcoming tee times. The book is uniquely printed on paper that has been certified by the Forest Stewardship council. This book is a must have for any golf enthusiasts and for golf beginners too.
7. The Match: The Day the Game of Golf Changed Forever
The book is about two millionaires that made a bet and it pitted two of the greatest golfers of the era who are Byron Nelson and Ben Hogan against Harvie Ward and ken Venturi. It’s in 1956 when lowrey makes the bet with George Coleman who is a fellow millionaire. This is when Lowery claims that his employees who were amateur golfers cannot be beaten in best-match ball and challenges Coleman to bring his two golfers. The book tells a story of the foursome and the game they played which is known by legend as the greatest private match.
6. Planet Golf 2018 Wall Calendar
This is a bestselling 16 month wall calendar that takes all golfers regardless of their age and skills to the most amazing and renown golf courses on the earth from Scotland to Bali to New Mexico and their surroundings.
5. Great Hiking Trails of the World
The book features the most popular and important diverse trails for hiking across the globe. The book is divided into six sections by grouping the trails using themes which are: pilgrimages, mountain hikes, and historic hikes, wilderness trails through various environments and long distance trails. Each featured trail has a section with a photo gallery that focuses on what makes it an amazing trail and a map too. The book is good for people that have interest in outdoor recreation and conservation
4. Courage to Soar: A Body in Motion, a Life in Balance
It’s written by Simone Biles who is one of the top gymnasts in the world of gymnastics. The book explains on how Simone begun her gymnastics on a daycare field trip in Spring, Texas, her hometown. She has God-given talent, perseverance and passion which enabled her to be a four-time Olympic gold winner in Rio de Janeiro. The book looks to get deep into the gymnasts Olympic success by showing the years of hard work and passion and how she depended on her family and faith to help her stay focused and positive. She takes the readers through trials, challenges and events from when she was young in foster care to the point she is at.
By Saulo Ribeiro who is a six-time Brazilian Jiu-jitsu world champion is known for his jiu-jitsu technique and knowledge. In the book he shares the system about he was able to master more than 200 techniques as he was progressing from being a white belt to a black belt. He tries to focus on correcting the errors that people make in jiu-jitsu. It is meant for people who are training in jiu-jitsu and helps them perfect the skill. It can therefore be termed as a manual to change the teaching of Jiu-jitsu.
2. Ben Hogan’s Five Lessons: The Modern Fundamentals of Golf
This is a classic with close to a million copies in print. It outlines the building fundamentals that one needs in winning golf considering it was written by one of the golf masters. It has illustrations in diagrams and drawing to help the readers comprehend easily and hopefully lead them to perfecting their golf skills. The writer of the book has a belief that all golfers with average coordination can learn to break eighty. Each and every chapter in the book features a different fundamental explained with illustrations to increase understanding. The book is meant for all players, whether novices or experts.
1. The Complete Runner’s Day-By-Day Log 2018 Calendar
The Calendar that is written by Martin Jerome is a preferred journal for running by runners for close to three decades. The journal has spiral-bound pages and has tips, quotes, and full-color photographs, lots of space to record mile, time and notes. The journal also has Jerome’s monthly essays that are very insightful
These books are meant for nothing but bettering your sporting experience. They all focus on different sports and areas of interest and once this is identified and one learns a couple of things from the books, they will finally achieve their full potential in these areas. Some of the books are also written by renowned players and experts in these different field making them books you can trust as they reveal testimonies on experiences they have been through during their careers. These are essential books that all sports enthusiasts and player should have provided they fall in their area of interest.