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  1. Sport in the Pacific

    Sport in the Pacific: Colonial and Postcolonial Consequences by C Richard King was previously published as a special issue of the International Journal of the History of Sport. Click here to read more

  2. Rethinking Drug Use in Sport

    Authors Bob Stewart and Aaron Smith talk about their recent book Rethinking Drug Use in Sport

    Bob Stewart and Aaron Smith, authors of Rethinking Drug Use In Sport, Why the war will never be won talk to us about some of the controversies surrounding the topic and why this book needed to be written. Click here for the full interview.

  3. Sports Coaching titles from Routledge

    Have you seen all of our Sports Coaching titles? Simply click here to browse our full list.

  4. FIFA

    Author Alan Tomlinson talks about his latest book FIFA, The Men, the Myths and the Money

    With the recent publication of his fascinating book FIFA,The Men, the Myths and the Money author Alan Tomlinson talks to us about what to expect from his highly insightful book and provides us with a glimpse into the world of FIFA. Click here to read the full interview

  5. New Third Edition

    Strategic Sports Event Management
    Third edition
    By Guy Masterman

    Now in its third edition, this book provides an insight into the strategic management of sports events of all scales and types, from international mega-events to school sports. Read more...

  6. Free Access Online

    We are currently offering a 20% discount and FREE online access to chapters on selected titles. Read more...

  7. Tour de France 2014 Yorkshire

    The Yorkshire leg of the Tour de France is giving a boost to tourism in the area. Read more

  8. Choice Magazine recommended titles

    We are delighted to have our titles recommended by Choice Magazine, their recommendation means that they view the publication as one containing good content and coverage, and regard it as suitable for academic audiences. Read more…


    Sport Psychology: The Basics
    By David Tod

    Providing an accessible introduction to the fundamental ideas at the heart of current Sport Psychology, this book examines the links between sport participants’ behaviors, personality and their environment. Exploring theory and practice and using case studies it identifies the factors affecting performance. Read More…

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  10. £50 or $75 Book Prize Flash

    Do you want to win £50 or $75 worth of books?

    Routledge would like to offer our loyal social media members the chance to win £50 or $ 75 worth of books.

    All you have to do is simply like or retweet our £50 or $75 worth of free books post and you will automatically be entered into our prize draw. The winners will be announced on the 21st April so please keep checking our pages.

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