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Cycling in France

by Carole Saint-laurent Guides de voyage Ulysse (February 10, 2003)

Set off on your very own Tour de France! If you’ve always wanted to cycle along the back roads of France, the Ulysses Cycling in France guide will make your dream a reality. France is renowned as one of the...


REACHING THE SUMMITS

by François-Guy Thivierge, Patrick Morrow & Jean-Pierre Danvoye Éditions Sylvain Harvey (November 16, 2011)

Adventurer and mountaineer François-Guy Thivierge is one of the rare individuals to have conquered the highest peak on each of the seven continents and to have explored both poles. His book, aimed at both the...


Hiking Greater Toronto & Niagara Peninsula

by Tracey Arial Guides de voyage Ulysse (April 08, 2010)

Hiking in the Greater Toronto and the Niagara Peninsula is taken from Hiking in Ontario from Ulysses Green Escapes Guides. This affordable chapter is a great tool to organize your next hiking trip in the Greater...


Ontario's Bike Paths and Rail Trails

by Collective, Collectif & Collectif/Collective Guides de voyage Ulysse (May 16, 2007)

Ontario's Bike Paths and Rail Trails takes you along safe, well indicated trails, enabling you to better enjoy your travels on two wheels. A comprehensive directory of Ontario's bicycle paths and rail trails,...


Cycling in Eastern Ontario

by John Lynes Guides de voyage Ulysse (April 21, 2011)

Cycling in Eastern Ontario is taken from the Cycling in Ontario from Ulysses Green Escapes guides. This affordable chapter is a great tool to organize your next cycling trip in this region. Eastern Ontario is...


Cycling in Southern Ontario

by John Lynes Guides de voyage Ulysse (April 21, 2011)

Cycling in Southern Ontario is taken from the Cycling in Ontario from Ulysses Green Escapes guides. This affordable chapter is a great tool to organize your next cycling trip in this region. Southern Ontario...


L'escalier

by Tracey Arial Guides de voyage Ulysse (April 08, 2010)

Hiking in Southern Ontario is taken from Hiking in Ontario from Ulysses Green Escapes Guides. This affordable chapter is a great tool to organize your next hiking trip in Southern Ontario. Southern Ontario falls...


Cycling Greater Toronto & Niagara Peninsula

by John Lynes Guides de voyage Ulysse (April 21, 2011)

Cycling Greater Toronto and Niagara Peninsula is taken from the Cycling in Ontario from Ulysses Green Escapes guides. This affordable chapter is a great tool to organize your next cycling trip in this region....


Cycling in Central Ontario

by John Lynes Guides de voyage Ulysse (April 21, 2011)

Cycling in Central Ontario is taken from the Cycling in Ontario from Ulysses Green Escapes guides. This affordable chapter is a great tool to organize your next cycling trip in this region. Central Ontario is...


Hiking in Eastern Ontario

by Tracey Arial Guides de voyage Ulysse (April 08, 2010)

Hiking in Eastern Ontario is taken from Hiking in Ontario from Ulysses Green Escapes Guides. This affordable chapter is a great tool to organize your next hiking trip in Eastern Ontario. Hiking trails in eastern...


Cycling in Ontario

by John Lynes & Tracey Arial Guides de voyage Ulysse (April 21, 2011)

Cycling in Ontario describes 165 cycling routes covering 5,567 kilometres within Ontario, including the Trans Canada and Waterfront trails. It features 30 of the province’s best rides, with listings of attractions,...


Cycling in Northern Ontario

by John Lynes Guides de voyage Ulysse (April 22, 2011)

Cycling in Northern Ontario is taken from the Cycling in Ontario from Ulysses Green Escapes guides. This affordable chapter is a great tool to organize your next cycling trip in this region. Ontario’s northeastern...


Cross-Country Skiing and Snowshoeing in Ontario

by Tracey Arial Guides de voyage Ulysse (September 26, 2005)

Looking for the best places to cross-country ski and snowshoe in Ontario? The Ulysses Cross-Country Skiing and Snowshoeing in Ontario guide has them covered! In this unique guide, you’ll find clear directions,...


Hiking in Ontario

by Tracey Arial Guides de voyage Ulysse (April 02, 2010)

The Ulysses guide Hiking in Ontario covers all the most beautiful hikes in each region of Ontario, including the Niagara Peninsula, the Greater Toronto Area and the Lakelands. In addition to providing descriptions...


Parkour and the Art du déplacement

by Vincent Thibault & Casey Roberts Baraka Books (October 08, 2013)

Parkour, the art of displacement, or freerunning—whatever the name, this new discipline born in the Paris suburbs is rapidly being adopted by people throughout the world. Not satisfied to suffer through urban...


Sports: The Complete Visual Reference

by QA international Collectif Québec Amérique (September 05, 2012)

You will find everything you need to know about the history, rules, techniques, tactics, records, and even facilities and equipment. In addition, profiles on athletic training and psychological preparation will...


The Visual Dictionary of Sports & Games

by Ariane Archambault & Jean-Claude Corbeil Québec Amérique (July 20, 2012)

The Visual Dictionary of Sports and Games describes installations and pieces of equipment used for the most popular sport activities, and presents a selection of widely-known classical games. Convenient and...


Night Work

by Randall Maggs Brick Books (January 15, 2018)

A new edition of a hockey saga, wrapping the game's story in the "intense, moody, contradictory" character of Terry Sawchuk, one of its greatest goalies. Denied the leap and dash up the ice, what goalies know...


Thrashing Seasons

by C. Nathan Hatton University of Manitoba Press (May 02, 2016)

Horseback wrestling, catch-as-catch-can, glima; long before the advent of today?s WWE, forms of wrestling were practised by virtually every cultural group. C. Nathan Hatton?s "Thrashing Seasons" tells the story...


The Dragon Run

by Tony Robinson-Smith The University of Alberta Press (September 19, 2017)

Tony Robinson-Smith, his wife Nadya, and ten Bhutanese college students set out to run 578 kilometres (360 miles) across the Kingdom of Bhutan in the Himalayas. Joined by a stray dog, they slogged over five...


Summits & Icefields 2

by Chic Scott Rmb | Rocky Mountain Books (November 12, 2012)

This new edition of Summits & Icefields 2: Alpine Ski Tours in the Columbia Mountains continues RMB?s tradition of offering snow enthusiasts updated editions of our bestselling guidebooks. Researched and written...


A Youth Wasted Climbing

by David Chaundy-Smart Rmb | Rocky Mountain Books (May 04, 2015)

David Chaundy-Smart took it as a compliment when his high school vice-principal told him he was wasting his youth by climbing. Here, he tells the story of how he and his brother, Reg, spent the last years of...


Bugaboo Dreams

by Topher Donahue Rmb | Rocky Mountain Books (February 01, 2012)

Take the snowiest mountains in Canada, add two Austrian immigrants, an army of adrenaline-addicted skiers (kings, queens, billionaires, average people and everyday ski bums) and throw a helicopter into the mix...


The Carbon Cycle

by Kate Rawles Rmb | Rocky Mountain Books (September 25, 2013)

In 2006 ?outdoor philosopher? Kate Rawles cycled 4553 miles from Texas to Alaska, following the spine of the Rocky Mountains as closely as possible. Cycling across unforgiving but starkly beautiful landscapes...


Marathon Quest

by Martin Parnell Rmb | Rocky Mountain Books (October 15, 2012)

In 2005, during a four-month cycling trip through Africa, Martin Parnell was struck by the power of sport and its ability to bring people together and to bring about change. Five years later, the 55-year-old...


Running Toward Stillness

by Stephen Legault Rmb | Rocky Mountain Books (October 14, 2013)

In 2006 Stephen Legault experienced a period of tremendous upheaval, the result of bad decisions and a lifetime of anger and fear that left him in a deep depression, struggling to come to terms with the choices...


Finding Jim

by Susan Oakey-Baker Rmb | Rocky Mountain Books (September 25, 2013)

Finding Jim describes Susan Oakey-Baker?s struggle to confront the realities of life after the death of her husband, renowned mountain guide Jim Haberl, the first Canadian to summit the most difficult mountain...


Sport Climbs in the Canadian Rockies

by John Martin & Jon Jones Rmb | Rocky Mountain Books (December 02, 2016)

With over 15,000 copies of previous editions sold internationally, this completely revised and updated new edition is now in full colour and destined to remain the bestselling guide to one of the world?s most...


Simply the Best

by Mike Johnston Heritage House (February 01, 2011)

delivers rare insights on success straight from the hearts and minds of winning coaches Scotty Bowman, Marc Crawford, Jacques Demers, Clare Drake, Ken Hitchcock, Mike Keenan, Dave King, George Kingston, Andy...


Simply the Best

by Mike Johnston Heritage House (February 01, 2011)

What makes players simply the best? That?s what coach Mike Johnston and former NHL great Ryan Walter set out to discover in Simply the Best: Players on Performance. The authors interviewed these top competitors...


Women on Ice

by Wayne Norton Ronsdale Press (October 01, 2009)

Women on Ice is the first book to focus upon the vibrant world of women's ice hockey in western Canada during the First World War and through the 1920s. The Vancouver Amazons were one of the most important teams...


Strongman

by Tom Thurston Ronsdale Press (August 16, 2003)

This compelling biography of Doug Hepburn, the weightlifter who won gold for Canada in Stockholm in 1953 and at the British Empire Games in Vancouver in 1954, delivers fascinating, first-hand information about...


Hiking Trails 3

by Richard Blier Vits (April 01, 2012)

The completely revised and updated 10th edition of Hiking Trails 3 is your guide to Strathcona Park and the trails of north Vancouver Island, including Hornby, Quadra, Malcolm and Nootka Islands. Data from the...


Hiking Trails 2

by Richard Blier Vits (April 01, 2012)

The completely revised and updated 9th Edition of Hiking Trails 2 is your guide to South-Central Vancouver Island, including Shawnigan Lake, Cobble Hill, Duncan and the Cowichan Valley, Ladysmith, Cedar, Yellow...


How Canadians Communicate V

by David Taras & Christopher Waddell Au Press (March 15, 2016)

Fewer Canadians than ever are lacing up skates, swimming lengths at the pool, practicing their curve ball, and experiencing the thrill of competition. However, despite a decline in active participation, Canadians...


Game-Day Gangsters

by Curtis Fogel Au Press (September 01, 2013)

In the complicated interaction between sport and law, much is revealed about the perception and understanding of consent and tolerable deviance. When a football player steps onto the field, what deviations from...


Making Game

by Peter L. Atkinson Au Press (January 01, 2009)

Making Game is a mixed-genre composition in which the author reflects on the philosophical and ethical implications of hunting wild game. This engaging essay is informed by the author?s significant background...


Icon, Brand, Myth

by Max Foran Au Press (April 01, 2008)

An investigation of the meanings and iconography of the Stampede: an invented tradition that takes over the city of Calgary for ten days every July. Since 1923, archetypal ?Cowboys and Indians? are seen again...


Trails of Halifax Regional Municipality, 2nd Edition

by Michael Haynes Goose Lane Editions (March 12, 2013)

Featuring five new trails (three of which lead into Wilderness Protected Areas), newly added trailhead GPS coordinates, cellphone coverage details, hiking tips, and extra sidebar notes on flora, fauna, and historic...


Hiking Trails of Ottawa, the National Capital Region, and Beyond

by Michael Haynes Goose Lane Editions (March 12, 2013)

Collected here, for the first time, are the best hiking routes in the National Capital Region, including Gatineau Park, Ottawa’s Greenbelt, brand new trails at Manitou Mountain, and Eastern Ontario’s most...


Hiking Trails of Mainland Nova Scotia

by Michael Haynes Goose Lane Editions (March 12, 2013)

Pack up and get ready to hike the beautiful trails of Nova Scotia. From Yarmouth to the Canso Causeway, this new updated edition of Hiking Trails of Mainland Nova Scotia, a companion to Hiking Trails of Cape...


Hiking Trails of New Brunswick, 3rd Edition

by Marianne Eiselt & H.A. Eiselt Goose Lane Editions (March 12, 2013)

Hiking combines the physical health benefits of cardiovascular exercise with the mental health benefits of admiring the beauty of nature. New Brunswick offers a dizzying array of hiking challenges and a beauty...


Hiking Trails of Cape Breton, 2nd Edition

by Michael Haynes Goose Lane Editions (March 12, 2013)

This revised edition has new and detailed information on 40 new hiking trails on Cape Breton Island, ranging from its very northern tip at Money Point all the way to the Ghost Beach Trail, which begins as soon...


Hiking Trails of Montréal and Beyond

by Michael Haynes Goose Lane Editions (May 28, 2013)

Featuring 50 hiking routes within 150 km of Montreal, this handy guide explores trails within the city and in the adjacent Laurentides, Lanaudière, Montérégie, and Cantons-de-l?Est regions. Michael Haynes...


Wrestling Babylon

by Irvin Muchnick, The Laidlaw Foundation & Paul McCarthy Ecw Press (March 31, 2007)

Irvin Muchnick - a widely published writer and nephew of the late, legendary St. Louis wrestling promoter Sam Muchnick - has produced a book unlike any other on the astonishing growth of professional wrestling...


Wrestling at the Chase

by Larry Matysik & Jacob Scheier Ecw Press (July 10, 2005)

?Wrestling at the Chase is a fond, informative, amusing, and even poignant look at the who's who of professional wrestling and legendary St. Louis promoter Sam Muchnick. St. Louis was the capital, and Muchnick...


WrestleCrap Book of Lists!, The

by Rd Reynolds, Brad Kelln, Jon Redfern & Rd Reynolds and Blade Braxton et al. Ecw Press (November 30, 2007)

Ever wanted to know the worst career choices pro wrestlers made upon retirement? Or which kung fu chop-socky wrestlers would make Bruce Lee do a backflip in his grave? The WrestleCrap Book of Lists! has all...


WrestleCrap

by Randy Baer and R.D. Reynolds, R.D. Reynolds, Randy Baer & John McFetridge et al. Ecw Press (October 30, 2003)

WrestleCrap: The Very Worst of Professional Wrestling examines some of the ridiculously horrible characters and storylines that pro wrestling promoters have subjected their fans to over the past twenty years....


World Wrestling Insanity Presents: Shoot First ... Ask Questions Later

by James Guttman, A. W. Stencell & Glenn Cochrane with Jean Cochrane Ecw Press (November 30, 2008)

?In the latest offering from the best-selling author of World Wrestling Insanity, James Guttman tells the real story behind contacting, cajoling, convincing, interviewing, and learning from more than 100 of...


World Wrestling Insanity

by James Guttman, Cary Fagan & Michael Knox Ecw Press (May 09, 2006)

In an industry where nothing is real and no one actually wins or loses, the possibilities for manipulation are endless. World Wrestling Insanity sets out to expose the nepotism, backwards logic, and power plays...