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Tricurious, how hard can it be?

Advantages: Full of information
Disadvantages: I won't be taking part.

Laura Fountain wrote, "The Lazy Runner" about marathon running, or how to. Having mastered that she then decided to step up a gear and try for an Ironman, not just any Ironman but the Bolton Ironman. TRICURIOUS, is about, Surviving the Deep End, Getting ...

bostonianbeer 09.06.2015 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Tricurious - Laura Fountain, Katie King

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The Robin Friday Story

Advantages: Fascinating and funny, a genuine untold story
Disadvantages: Stilted presentation

The Greatest Footballer You Never Saw - The Robin Friday Story Paul McGuigan and Paolo Hewitt ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ The seventies were a golden age for football. Matches shown in colour on the telly, scarves tied around wrists and jumpers for goalp ...

brereton66 16.04.2008 ∑ Read full review
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The Greatest Author You've Never Read

Advantages: Entertaining subject, uniquely written
Disadvantages: Seems to be missing some years

I wasn't around in the 1970s and whilst my current football knowledge is encyclopaedic, my knowledge of football from the lower realms of the English leagues in bygone decades is shady to say the least. Robin Friday is a player that I had never heard of, ...

dangaroo 17.10.2011 ∑ Read full review
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More of a chat with a Father than a bible

Advantages: The knots section and navigation section are ok
Disadvantages: You can't identify a lot of things from a written description alone

... Introduction Iím happiest when Iím outside, whether that be in my garden, up a hill or walking along our local cycle track next to the River Lune foraging for blackberries and elderflowers with my daughters Ė even though they think itís stealing ...

StewwyB 19.10.2015 ∑ Read full review
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Review of The Outdoor Pocket Bible - Paul Jenner

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T'ai Chi Classics- That is what you get & CMC form instructions

Advantages: Covers a broad area on the subject. Has exercises that you won't find in most tai chi books.
Disadvantages: As this is tai chi, it's best to work with a good instructor to compliment this book.

...This book covers many aspects of tai chi, from history to condensing breathing, the Cheng Man Ching 37 form (with hand drawn illustrations) to translations of the Tai Chi Classics to finish off. It is therefore a fairly complex book and it's likely you wi ...

opentopersuasion 20.08.2016 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Tai Chi Classics - Waysun Liao

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