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Family Power: The True Story of How "The First Family of Taekwondo" Made Olympic History

Family Power

The True Story of How "The First Family of Taekwondo" Made Olympic History

Mark Lopez, Steve Lopez and 2 more...
Penguin Publishing Group (2009)
US$4.99

An inspiring sports memoir from the family who captured America?s heart at the 2008 Beijing...

Speed Kings: The 1932 Winter Olympics and the Fastest Men in the World

Speed Kings

The 1932 Winter Olympics and the Fastest Men in the World

Penguin Publishing Group (2015)
US$5.99

A story of risk, adventure, and daring as four American bobsledders race for the gold in the most...

Relentless Spirit: The Unconventional Raising of a Champion

Relentless Spirit

The Unconventional Raising of a Champion

Missy Franklin, D.A. Franklin and 2 more...
Penguin Publishing Group (2016)
US$14.99

What does it take to become a champion? Gold medalist Missy Franklin, along with her parents, D.A....

Olympic Victor Lists and Ancient Greek History
Cambridge University Press (2007)
US$51.99

This book is a comprehensive examination of Olympic victor lists, their origins, development,...

Athlete First: A History of the Paralympic Movement

Athlete First

A History of the Paralympic Movement

Wiley (2008)
US$123.53

Today the Paralympic Movement is recognised as a global sporting phenomenon attracting thousands of...

My Sergei: A Love Story
Grand Central Publishing (2009)
US$12.99

The Olympic gold medalist offers a poignant, loving account of her life with her long-time partner...

The End of the Perfect 10: The Making and Breaking of Gymnastics' Top Score —from Nadia to Now

The End of the Perfect 10

The Making and Breaking of Gymnastics' Top Score —from Nadia to Now

Atria Books (2016)
US$12.99

A “delightful and insightful” ( The Wall Street Journal ) account of the controversial world of...

Olympic Pride, American Prejudice: The Untold Story of 18 African Americans Who Defied Jim Crow and Adolf Hitler to Compete in the 1936 Berlin Olympics

Olympic Pride, American Prejudice

The Untold Story of 18 African Americans Who Defied Jim Crow and Adolf Hitler to Compete in the 1936 Berlin Olympics

Atria Books (2020)
US$14.99

Discover the astonishing, inspirational, and largely unknown true story of the eighteen African...

The Olympic Games Explained: A Student Guide to the Evolution of the Modern Olympic Games

The Olympic Games Explained

A Student Guide to the Evolution of the Modern Olympic Games

Taylor and Francis (2004)
US$60.95

This multidisciplinary text is a comprehensive introduction to the central themes and background of...

The Cultural Politics of the Paralympic Movement: Through an Anthropological Lens
Taylor and Francis (2004)
US$64.95

Do the Paralympic Games empower the disability sport community? Like many other contemporary...