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Track and Field

If you like Track and Field Audiobooks, then you'll love these top picks.
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    Who Was Jesse Owens?

    Narrated by Charles Constant ...
    series Who Was?


    55 min

    At the 1936 Berlin Summer Olympics, track and field star Jesse Owens ran himself straight into international glory by winning four gold medals. But the life of Jesse Owens is much more than a sports story. Born in rural Alabama under the oppressive Jim Crow laws, Owens's family suffered many hardships. As a boy he worked several jobs like delivering groceries and working in a shoe repair shop to ... Read more

    $10.47 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Fall Off, Get Back On, Keep Going

    10 ways to be at the top of your game!

    by Clare Balding ...
    Narrated by Clare Balding ...


    2 hours 33 min

    'Falling off' is all part of life. The trick is to know how to dust yourself off, get back on, learn from your mistakes - and keep going!Clare Balding, TV presenter, sportswoman and bestselling author has had some spectacular falls in her life - from being bullied at school and falling in with the wrong crowd, to last-minute hiccups and mistakes on live TV - so she knows what it takes to embrace ... Read more

    $35.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Science Behind Track and Field, The

    by Lisa Amstutz ...
    Narrated by Various Narrators ...
    series Science of the Summer Olympics


    21 min

    Behind every long stride, high-flying pole vault, and perfectly controlled discus throw, science is at work. As a high jumper takes off, potential energy is converted into kinetic energy. A discus thrower builds up momentum while spinning. Find out how science is involved in Olympic track and field events and how athletes take science into account in their quest for the gold medal. ... Read more

    $5.98 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    She Persisted: Florence Griffith Joyner

    series She Persisted


    40 min

    Inspired by the #1 New York Times bestseller She Persisted by Chelsea Clinton and Alexandra Boiger comes a chapter book series about women who stood up, spoke up and rose up against the odds!In this chapter book biography by Rita Williams-Garcia, the award-winning author of One Crazy Summer, readers learn about the amazing life of three-time Olympic gold medalist Florence Griffith Joyner--and how ... Read more

    $14.98 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Extreme Endurance Challenges

    series Extreme Sports Guides (UpDog Books ™)


    3 min

    Some competitors are able to crawl under barbed wire for miles. Others stay awake for days at a time. Readers will learn about some of the world's most extreme endurance competitions and how athletes train for them. ... Read more

    $10.47 AUD

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    Jesse Owens

    Athletes Who Made a Difference

    by Blake Hoena ...
    Narrated by Book Buddy Digital Media ...
    series Athletes Who Made a Difference


    14 min

    In 1936, Adolf Hitler attempted to make the Olympic Games in Berlin, Germany, a showcase of Nazi superiority with a new stadium and the first television broadcast of the Games. He didn't account for African-American sprinter and long jumper James Cleveland "Jesse" Owens, who smashed records throughout his track and field career.Owens turned Hitler's Olympic vision on its head by winning four gold ... Read more

    $10.47 AUD