Sport

Front cover of On God's Mountain by Mohamed Amin, Duncan Willetts and Brian Tetley
On God's Mountain - Mohamed Amin, Duncan Willetts and Brian Tetley

On God's Mountain by Mohamed Amin, Duncan Willetts and Brian Tetley is a magnificently illustrated book which describes the geology, peoples and explorers of this magnificent mountain.

R110.00
Front Cover of The Lore of Cycling by Mark Beneke, Gary Beneke, Tim Noakes and Mary Reynolds
The Lore of Cycling - Mark Beneke, Gary Beneke, Tim Noakes and Mary Reynolds

oby Mark Beneke, Gary Beneke, Tim Noakes and Mary Reynolds is a comprehensive and practical guide and includes chapters on the correct bike, equipment, maintenance , aerodynamics fitness and more. Illustrated.

R75.00
Front Cover of Chris Bonington's Everest by Chris Bonington
Chris Bonington's Everest - Chris Bonington

Chris Bonington's Everest by Chris Bonington honours the highest point on Earth with exhilarating panoramic photography and gripping tales of triumph and tragedy at 29,000 feet. Britain's greatest living mountaineer, a vivid memoirist and outstanding photographer, Sir Chris Bonington offers armchair alpinists a breathtaking climb to the top of the world in this lavish, full-colour, large-format book.

R90.00
Front Cover of Quest for Adventure by Chris Bonnington
Quest for Adventure - Chris Bonnington

Quest for Adventure by Chris Bonnington looks at the adventurous impulses which have driven men and women to accomplish remarkable feats from climbing mountains to exploring caves.  Profusely illustrated.

R120.00
Front Cover of Everest by Broughton Coburn
Everest - Broughton Coburn

Everest by Broughton Coburn describes how David Breashears and his team led an expedition up Everest in order to film the event on an IMAX camera. Illustrated with detailed maps and more than one hundred and thirty dramatic photographs, Everest encapsulates the culture, the history, and the adventure that surround this monolithic icon.

R90.00
Front Cover of South African Cricket: 1927-1947 by Louis Duffus
South African Cricket: 1927-1947 - Louis Duffus

South African Cricket: 1927-1947 by Louis Duffus, former South African cricketer and renowned writer of the game, presents a detailed record of matches and events. Includes 34 illustrations.

R300.00
Front cover of Touchlines & Deadlines by Tom Eaton and Luke Alfred
Touchlines & Deadlines - Tom Eaton and Luke Alfred

Touchlines & Deadlines by Tom Eaton and Luke Alfred is a collection of South African sports writing. The triumphs, the heartbreaks, the glory, the controversies, the heroes and the villains - South Africa's sporting history is one of drama and greatness. Often it has been a drama acted out on a huge international stage, sometimes only a handful of aficionados watch from under umbrellas next to muddy fields. But wherever South African have played, there has always been one spectator for whom it was more important than a game - the sport writer.

R75.00
Front Cover of Too Soon to Panic by Gordon Forbes
Too Soon to Panic - Gordon Forbes

Too Soon to Panic by Gordon Forbes is an insider's account of the world of pro tennis and Gordon Forbes's long-awaited sequel to his hilarious, best-selling look at the international tennis tour, A Handful of Summers.

R75.00
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The Secret Race - Tyler Hamilton and Daniel Coyle

The Secret Race by Tyler Hamilton and Daniel Coyle is the book that rocked the world of professional cycling—and exposed, at long last, the doping culture surrounding the sport and its most iconic rider, Lance Armstrong. Former Olympic gold medalist Tyler Hamilton was once one of the world’s top-ranked cyclists—and a member of Lance Armstrong’s inner circle. Over the course of two years, New York Times bestselling author Daniel Coyle conducted more than two hundred hours of interviews with Hamilton and spoke with numerous teammates, rivals, and friends.

R80.00
Front cover of Bass Fishing in Southern Africa by A. B. W. Impey
Bass Fishing in Southern Africa - A. B. W. Impey

Bass Fishing in Southern Africa by A. B. W. Impey presents a fascinating look at Bass fishing in and around Southern Africa and includes useful tips on tackle, lures, methods, etc. Included in the book are numerous photographs and sketches done mainly by the author.

R225.00
Front Cover of Cape Coast Fishing Guide by Len Jones
Cape Coast Fishing Guide - Len Jones

Cape Coast Fishing Guide by Len Jones is a thin booklet which lists advice on tackle, rigs and the fish themselves. Illustrated.

R45.00
Front cover of Blowgun Techniques by Amante P Marinas, Sr
Blowgun Techniques - Amante P Marinas, Sr

Blowgun Techniques by Amante P Marinas provides detailed explanations and instructions on all aspects of the blowgun's use—from grips and stances, to targets and trajectories, to how to construct your own blowgun. While shooting the blowgun may seem effortless, it actually requires not only power, but also intelligence, focus and good technique. This unique combination—simplicity of design yet complexity of technique—has caused the blowgun to undergo a dramatic rise in popularity in the modern world.

R90.00
Ories Orical Newsletter Vol 2 No 2 - Oriental Rongotai Football Club

Ories Orical Newsletter Vol 2 No 2 for June 1985 of the Oriental Rongotai Football Club (inc) based in New Zealand.

R30.00
Front Cover of To the Summit by Joseph Poindexter
To the Summit - Joseph Poindexter

To the Summit by Joseph Poindexter takes armchair adventurers as well as experienced climbers to the peaks of the 50 most powerful and intriguing mountains in the world. It collects writings about mountains and mountain climbing, illustrated throughout with colour and black-and-white photos.

R225.00
Front Cover of Mount Kenya by John Reader
Mount Kenya - John Reader

Mount Kenya by John Reader is a gripping account of every aspect of a mountain, from its ecology to the actual climbing; but above all, it is an evocation of the power and the beauty of the mountain itself. Illustrated in full colour.

R180.00
Front cover of 1991 World Cup Rugby programme: England vs New Zealand
1991 World Cup Rugby programme: England vs New Zealand

1991 World Cup Rugby programme: England vs New Zealand is the official programme for the Pool 1 - Game 1A played in Twickenham, London on Thursday 3rd October 1991 which included the opening ceremony for the 1991 Rugby World Cup

R30.00
Front cover of Strike! by S. Schoeman
Strike! - S. Schoeman

Strike! A Handbook of Angling in South African Coastal Waters by S. Schoeman is the illustrated revised and enlarged second edition. An authoritative and complete guide to angling in South African coastal waters - baits, tackle, habits of fish, world and national angling and casting records and big game fishing.

R120.00
Front cover of Fly Fishing For All by Yellow Spider
Fly Fishing For All - Yellow Spider

Fly Fishing For All by Yellow Spider (pseudonym) covers subjects from the very basics in getting started to fishing etiquette in general. A South African book with diagrams and illustrations.

R150.00
Front cover of My Way with a Trout by Tom Sutcliffe
My Way with a Trout - Tom Sutcliffe

My Way with a Trout: Some Reflections of a South African flyfisherman by Tom Sutcliffe deals with tackle and tactic, including the cast, where to fish and how to tie the flies.

R150.00
Front Cover of Himalayan Quest by Ed Viesturs
Himalayan Quest - Ed Viesturs

Himalayan Quest by Ed Viesturs offers an unforgettable glimpse into the remarkable world of Ed Viesturs, America’s best-known high altitude climber, and the breathtaking landscape in which he works. It is an unparalleled showcase of both the heartbreaking tragedy and the ineffable joy Viesturs has experienced while striving at the limits of human endurance. At the center of this extraordinary account of his mountaineering adventures are Viesturs’s own awe-inspiring photographs from the top of the world.

R90.00
Front cover of Winning by Stuart H Walker
Winning - Stuart H Walker

Winning by Stuart H Walker addresses the competitor-whether in sailing, tennis, golf, baseball, or other sport. Stuart H. Walker demonstrates that what competition means to the competitor is the main determinant of success and failure, and that what it means to you can be turned to your advantage. Dr. Walker writes, "Competence leads to courage, creativity, and fun. Lack of understanding and lack of control lead to fear, depressions, and incompetence-and no fun. Competition is too good to waste." For the paperback edition, Dr.

R60.00
Front Cover of Mount McKinley by Bradford Washburn and David Roberts
Mount McKinley - Bradford Washburn and David Roberts

Mount McKinley by Bradford Washburn and David Roberts is the story of its conquest and of the repeated failures to reach its summit. Mount McKinley (also known as Denali, its Indian name) - is the highest peak in North America and has for more than 100 years been one of the world's great mountaineering challenges. Illustrated with b&w and colour photos.

R135.00
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South African Anglers Guide - Robbie Wegener

South African Anglers Guide by Robbie Wegener presents a guide to sea and fresh water fishing, including descriptions of the types of fish, their habitat, types of bait used, anatomical structure of fish, and fishing techniques. It also includes other interesting articles on camping, camp recipes, kindling a fire, the history of fishing and the dangers involved in such sport.

R200.00
Front Cover of Scramble Amongst the Alps in the Years 1860-69 by Edward Whymper
Scramble Amongst the Alps in the Years 1860-69 - Edward Whymper

Scramble Amongst the Alps in the Years 1860-69 by Edward Whymper tells of the first-ever ascent of the Matterhorn in 1865, as well as earlier attempts, the ascent of Mont Pelvoux and other climbs. This is a facsimile reprint of the 1871 edition.

R150.00
Front cover of African Angler's Argosy by J. H. Yates
African Angler's Argosy - J. H. Yates

African Angler's Argosy by J. H. Yates is another splendid angling book from the pen of this well-known writer on African fishing and fishing topics. It aims to be both informative and entertaining. He spreads a wide net and treats with equal fidelity the foibles of anglers, the habits of fish and of the bankside fauna.

R135.00