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Skiing & Snowboarding

  • Climbs and Ski Runsby Frank Smythe

    Vertebrate Publishing 2014; US$ 7.28

    ??Why do you climb?? The mountaineer has no answer to this question. The best things in the world cannot adequately be expressed in speech or print; they are part of the soul.? In Climbs and Ski Runs, Frank Smythe takes the reader on Alpine ski trips and Dolomite adventures, up first ascents in North Wales and on to the mighty Brenva Face of Mont... more...

  • Living the Lifeby David J. Rothman

    Conundrum Press 2013; US$ 9.99

    Featuring 38 true-life stories of adventure and self-discovery, adrenaline, and honesty, a former professional NCAA downhill competitor reveals the soul skier?s raison d?ętre : finding exhilaration, faith, grief, love, and everything that truly matters amid the gloriously tangible, tactile, break-your-leg-if-you?re-not-careful rocks, trees, and gullies... more...

  • The Roller Derby Athleteby Ellen Parnavelas

    Bloomsbury Publishing 2013; US$ 19.99

    Roller derby is a unique, fast-paced, female-dominated sport that is taking the world by storm. It originated in the USA in the 1930s but it is the revival that began in 2001 that has inspired this new book. Roller derby has become one of the world's fastest-growing new sports and there are now more than 1000 leagues worldwide - in the USA, Europe,... more...

  • Powder Ghost Townsby Peter Bronski

    Wilderness Press 2013; US$ 15.95

    In its heyday, Colorado had more than 175 ski areas operating on the slopes of the Rocky Mountains, and while many of those resorts have shut down, their runs still shelter secret stashes of snow. Pristine slopes await backcountry powder hounds out to discover these chutes and steeps, bunny hills and bumps. Chronicling the history of more than 36... more...

  • White Heatby Wayne Johnson

    Simon & Schuster UK 2012; Not Available

    There is an old joke among skiers, usually put to other fans of the sport as a question: what's better, sex or skiing? The answer is a given, but the hesitation in answering, that moment of serious consideration, is cause for humour. Extreme skiers get it. They know skiing isn't just a sport; it's a lifestyle, one inextricably bound up in the notion... more...

  • White Heatby Wayne Johnson

    Simon & Schuster UK 2012; Not Available

    There is an old joke among skiers, usually put to other fans of the sport as a question: what's better, sex or skiing? The answer is a given, but the hesitation in answering, that moment of serious consideration, is cause for humour. Extreme skiers get it. They know skiing isn't just a sport; it's a lifestyle, one inextricably bound up in the notion... more...

  • The Bluffer's Guide to Skiingby David Allsop

    Bluffer's Guides 2012; US$ 2.90

    From 'slaloms' to 'side-cuts', and from 'hooking' to 'heli-skiing', The Bluffer's Guide to Skiing offers everything you need to ensure a smooth ride on the social slopes. more...

  • Survival: The inspirational story of the Thredbo disaster's sole survivorby Stuart Diver; Simon Bouda

    Pan Macmillan Australia 2012; US$ 5.11

    "My body is shaking, uncontrollably shuddering. Everything's rattling, crashing down. I'm choking on dust. I can't breathe... I'm coughing, choking. Sal's screaming ..." On the night of July 30th 1997 a landslide shattered the tranquility of Thredbo Village, sweeping away two ski lodges and burying 19 people beneath tonnes of concrete and mud.... more...

  • Win at winter sportsby Cathy Struthers

    Infinite Ideas 2012; US$ 6.95

    Millions of us want to feel improve our on-piste performance and be better, stronger skiers and snowboarders, and there?s tons of advice out there to help us; a never-ending avalanche of books, magazines, websites and TV programmes. But who?s got the time to wade through this lot to sift the stuff that works from the rubbish? What we need are failsafe... more...

  • Historical Dictionary of Skiingby E. John B. Allen

    Scarecrow Press 2011; US$ 89.99

    The Historical Dictionary of Skiing relates the history of the sport through a comprehensive alphabetical dictionary with detailed, cross-referenced entries on key figures, places, competitions, and governing bodies within the sport. Author E. John B. Allen introduces the reader to the history of skiing through a detailed chronology, an introductory... more...