'It's a funny old game'. The world's favourite sport has certainly given us its fair share of strange moments, and this absorbing collection gathers together the best of them, from more than a century of the beautiful game. From Blackburn Rovers' one-man team to Wilfred Minter's seven-goal haul in which he still ended up on the losing side, here are goals and gaffes galore drawn from all levels of the footballing world, whether high-profile internationals or the lowest tiers of domestic football.
Have you ever wondered how an average golfer becomes addicted to the game? "Chronicles of a Golf Addict" is one man's story as he travels the world playing many famous courses and a few not famous gems. Some courses are beautiful and some are challenging, but all golf courses are noteworthy in the eyes of the author. From Singapore to Malaysia, Bangkok, Taiwan and Japan to Scotland, Ireland, Spain, and back, Reynolds travels the world while living an expatriate's life overseas. He relays some interesting adventures and imparts some historical tidbits for many courses, including first-hand observances about the 1969 World Cup and two Open Championships, while he and his wife share their love of the game. So sit back and let George Reynolds be your guide on this delightful golf adventure that many golfers dream of.
This delightful, interactive book has been developed as an educational tool for ballet students and dance enthusiasts alike. Ballerina Betsy & Ballerina Bristina offers its readers information about basic ballet technique and terminology through the use of informative activity and coloring pages. Classical technique and terminology is brought to life through the imaginative medium of visual arts as the codified discipline of dance is transcribed through each coloring and/or activity page.