Top 10 Best Christmas Gifts for Sport Lovers

This selection of super sports books are great gifts for sports lovers, whatever their athletic interests! From running to rugby, football to fencing, you'll find it all in these specialist books and general sports compendiums.

1. Sportographica 

  • £3.99

Simon Toseland

This must-have book for sports fans of all ages is packed with information, facts and figures about a wide variety of sports. From the team that had the world's longest losing streak, to the athlete who won Gold in Olympic hot-air ballooning, this brilliant bumper book contains heaps of fun and quirky sports trivia.

2. Yoga Gym

  • £3.99

Nicola Jane Hobbs

No equipment is necessary to benefit from this wonderful guide, which provides the training, nutrition and motivation needed to get strong and supple, improve mobility and burn fat. Suitable for men and women of all abilities, the book includes lots of lifestyle inspiration and over 150 poses and exercises for a rejuvenating new way to work out, eat and relax!

3. The Sports Sticker Book

  • £6.29

Fiona Watt

This brilliant sticker book is perfect for budding sports superstars aged 5+! They'll love filling in the dynamic sports scenes with over 300 sporty stickers, from basketball to cycling, snowboarding to sailing, tennis to taekwondo!

4. Match! Annual 2017

  • £2.99

2016 has been an incredible year in football, making this annual the perfect gift for footy fans! Packed with facts, posters, quizzes and more, it features all the best-loved football teams and players, including Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale. It covers all the highs and lows of a memorable year, from Leicester's unexpected win in the Premier League to Portugal's triumph at the European Championships.

5. Test Match Special: Quiz Book

  • £4.99

Dan Waddell

Looking for something for the cricket fan in your life? Look no further! They'll love testing their knowledge with this comprehensive quiz book, which includes 3,000 questions from every era of Test Match Special. From naming grounds to identifying some of the most famous players in history, this quiz is sure to challenge even the most dedicated cricket fan!

6. The Olympic Games Sticker Book

  • £3.99

Susan Meredith

This captivating sticker book contains over 100 stickers of athletes, including Jessica Ennis-Hill and Usain Bolt! It's perfect for Olympics fans aged 7+ who can use the stickers to embellish an exciting array of scenes from the greatest sports competition on Earth! Photos and illustrations tell the fascinating story of the Olympic Games, covering its history and the greatest Olympians of all time.

7. The Sports Book

  • £19.89


Over 200 sports are featured in this comprehensive compendium, now in its 4th edition. It presents up-to-date information covering golf to athletics, gymnastics to basketball, and so much more! Check out the rules, history, players and events from these exciting sports, and learn the tactics and techniques of the world's greatest competitors.

8. The Complete Running and Marathon Book

  • £3.99


Suitable for aspiring runners of all fitness levels, this book features loads of easy-to-follow tips on everything from enjoying a light jog to mastering a marathon! It also includes nutritional advice, tips on choosing the right kit and lots more, with training programmes for 5k runs, 10k runs, half-marathons and full marathons.

9. Classic Rugby Clangers

  • £2.99

David Mortimer

This riotous read provides an overview of the funniest and most ridiculous things to have ever occurred in the world of rugby! Missed tries, fluffed penalties, and the notorious behaviour of off-duty rugby players are all included in this laugh-out-loud title.

10. Sport

  • £6.74

Jon Richards

Perfect for kids, this book is filled with exciting infographics about the world of sport, using icons, pictograms and graphics to convey lots of information in an engaging, engrossing way! Marvel at the science of sprinting, incredible world records, the technology used by Paralympians and fascinating facts about football, all visualised in a captivating way.