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 Rugby

The Rugby Almanack is the world's longest running rugby book of record. It was first published in 1935 to cover the previous season's first-class rugby in New Zealand. Since then it has been published uninterrupted (apart from two combined issues during World War II). Now in its 80th edition, the 2014... read more

2014 Rugby Almanack

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 Sports

Love him or loathe him, Ricky Ponting is one of the biggest names in cricket, having been at the heart of so many memorable Ashes and Test encounters over the years. Coinciding with the end of Ponting's spectacular career, 'At the Close of Play' is a must-read for all cricket fans. For so long the sco... read more

At the Close of Play

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 Sports

A caravan and camping guide for New Zeraland

Spot X Camping New Zealand

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 Sports

Cricket is undoubtedly the elegant game, occupying a long-established and distinguished position in the annals of sporting history. Played by gentlemen the world over, the word cricket may derive from the Anglo-Saxon word cricc, meaning a staff or crutch - giving us a game played with a long wooden im... read more

No-Balls and Googlies: A Cricket Companion

They are the masters of deception, the jokers in the pack; illusionists conjuring wickets out of thin air with nothing more than an ambled approach and a wonky grip. Not for them the brutish physicality of the pace bowler nor the reactiv... read more

Twirlymen: The Unlikely History of Cricket's Greatest Spin Bowlers

'Most of the serious thinking I have done over the past twenty years has been done while running.' Mark Rowlands has run for most of his life. He has also been a professional philosopher. And for him the two - running and philosophis... read more

Running with the Pack: Thoughts from the Road on Meaning and Mortality

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 Sports

If you want to use a bike in your daily life - to get to work, play, school and the shops - this is the book you have been waiting for, an informative, comprehensive and inspiring guide that helps beginners get started and experienced cyclists ride more confiden... read more

Everyday Cycling in Aotearoa New Zealand

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 Sports

Hard man Steve Gurney reckons we're cotton-wooling our kids - they need to be falling out of trees and having accidents and making mistakes so they'll know how to find their limits in later life. In this ripping yarn of a book, Steve recounts some of his recent extreme adventures - in the S... read more

Eating Dirt

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 Sports

'When a fish plagues one's dreams and fills every waking thought . . . it becomes more than just a fish.' Geoff Thomas is synonymous with New Zealand's outdoors and one of the most well-known fishermen in the country. For years we have watched his escapades on his popular TV show, O... read more

Outdoors with Geoff

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 Sports

Country Courses of New Zealand takes the armchair golfer off the beaten fairway, celebrating the hidden gems of the many courses around New Zealand. Whether it's the rugged outlook of Stewart Island's Ringa Ringa Heights Golf Club, the 'lunar landscape' of the Arrowtown G... read more

Country Courses of New Zealand