Snowboarding Skills

Author: Cindy Kleh
Editor: Turtleback
ISBN: 9780613926119
File Size: 76,63 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Offers an informative "how to" book for both novice and experienced snowboarders, complete with step-by-step lessons via action photo sequences, safety tips, and advice from the professionals.


Author: Dan Wakeham
Editor: Crowood
ISBN: 1847976379
File Size: 37,24 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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Crowood Sports Guides provide sound, practical advice that will make you into a better sportsperson, whether you are learning the basic skills, discovering more advanced techniques or reviewing the fundamentals of your sport. Snowboarding is the latest addition to this popular sports guides series and gives in-depth background to snowboarding's progression from enfant terrible of the slopes to mainstream winter sport. Contents include: How to set up a snowboard; Choosing the right equipment; Detailed explanation of the correct techniques for boardercross, halfpipe, slopestyle, big air and rails, featuring sequenced photography and diagrams; Getting the most from Snowboard Parks; Step-by-step guide to maintaining your board; Preparing for competition: nutrition and fitness. An instructional and practical guide aimed at beginners and improving snowboarders, Snowboarding gives an in-depth background to the sport, including how to set up your snowboard, advice on correct techniques and preparing for competition. Superbly illustrated with 150 colour sequenced photographs and diagrams. Dan Wakeham has worked within the snowboard industry for the past twenty years and Sophie Everard is a passionate snowboarder.


Author: Suzanne Murdico
Editor: The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc
ISBN: 9780823938490
File Size: 67,15 MB
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Examines the history of snowboarding and discusses the techniques, gear, pitfalls, and competitions associated with this sport.

Freestyle Snowboarding

Author: Alexander Rottmann
Editor: Firefly Books Limited
ISBN: 9781554076673
File Size: 32,55 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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A guide to snowboarding skills and stunts features step-by-step photographs with each trick or technique shown in a "slow-motion" sequence.

Extreme Snowboarding

Author: Pat Ryan
Editor: Capstone
ISBN: 9781560655367
File Size: 54,43 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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Describes the history, equipment, personalities, and contemporary practice of extreme snowboarding.

Snowboarding The Ultimate Guide

Author: Holly Thorpe
Editor: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 0313376239
File Size: 19,93 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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This book provides a comprehensive look at the snowboarding phenomenon, including its history; techniques and equipment; biographies of the sport's pioneers, athletes, and heroes; key sites and events; and future directions. • Draws on interviews with more than 100 snowboarders • Provides a chronology of snowboarding, starting from the mid 1960s to the present • Includes biographical sketches of pioneers, athletes, and heroes, such as Jake Burton, Shaun White, and Craig Kelly • Includes numerous photographs illustrating snowboarding in different sites, key events, and various styles of participation • A bibliography lists the most useful, reliable, and accessible resources for understanding the topic, including videos and organizational listings • A glossary defines key terms • Each chapter includes interesting sidebars on related issues, controversies, people, events, and even pop culture tie-ins


Author: Frank Gille
Editor: Meyer & Meyer Verlag
ISBN: 1841260584
File Size: 35,51 MB
Format: PDF
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An introduction to snowboarding, featuring numerous colour illustrations, precise descriptions and instructions. It builds up systematically, starting with the first attempts at standing and moving through to successful downhill runs.

Snowboarding Learning To Ride From All Mountain To Park

Editor: The Mountaineers Books
ISBN: 1594854580
File Size: 37,92 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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With millions flocking to the sport each year, snowboarding has become one of the of most popular winter pastimes. Written for the beginning to intermediate practitioner, Snowboarding focuses on the techniques of the sport, from park and pipe riding to boardslides and tail presses. Liam Gallagher details everything from the basics of understanding snow conditions and park responsibility to the fundamentals of riding, with a complete explanation of jumps and rails. Featuring a history ofthe sport, a breakdown of choosing and caring for your gear, and testimonials from professional riders, this is the comprehensive guide to get you out on the mountain.

Snowboarding Freestyle Tricks Skills And Techniques

Author: Alexander Rottmann
Editor: A&C Black
ISBN: 9781408122846
File Size: 61,20 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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Snowboarding: Freestyle Tricks, Skills and Techniques takes you through each of the tricks using a step-by-step approach with truly stunning action photography sequences showing each of the tricks in close-up detail. Includes everything you need to perform tricks in the following areas: - Basic riding - Flattricks - Straight jumps - Halfpipe - Rails and boxes Brilliantly designed, with clear explanations, this is the only book you need to read before hitting the slopes.

Snowboarding For Fun

Author: Beth Gruber
Editor: Capstone
ISBN: 9780756504892
File Size: 42,83 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Describes the equipment, techniques, various competitions, and stars of the sport of snowboarding.


Author: Jim Fitzpatrick
Editor: Cherry Lake
ISBN: 1602791538
File Size: 32,78 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Whether you like speeding down snowy slopes or doing jumps and other tricks, snowboarding may be the sport for you. Look inside to find out more about this fast-growing sport and how it can help you stay healthy for life.


Author: Rob Reichenfeld
Editor: Human Kinetics
ISBN: 9780873226776
File Size: 14,47 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Offers advice on selecting snowboarding equipment, explanations of key snowboarding skills, and a guide to twenty of the world's best snowboarding destinations

Play By Play Snowboarding

Author: Jon Lurie
Editor: Lerner Publications
ISBN: 9780822539377
File Size: 11,24 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Introduces the history, basic moves, manuevers, equipment, stunts, and competitions of snowboarding.

Girls Snowboarding

Author: Heather E. Schwartz
Editor: Capstone
ISBN: 9781429601351
File Size: 36,81 MB
Format: PDF
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"Describes snowboarding, the skills needed for it, and ways to compete"--Provided by publisher.

Ultimate Snowboarding

Author: Bethany Stevens
Editor: McGraw-Hill Companies
File Size: 14,15 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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An introduction to snowboading including its growth as a sport, equipment, techniques, interviews with early snowboarders.

Snowboarding Diary

Author: Jane Taylor
Editor: Nelson Thornes
ISBN: 9781869614034
File Size: 19,48 MB
Format: PDF
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Jasmine has come from Jamaica to go snowboarding with jane. Can they adapt their skateboarding skills to snowboarding? When they reach the snow fields, they learn that there will be a snowboarding competition for beginners, the instructor gives the girls a list of safety rules. They go up the mountain on a chairlife with their snowboarding class, but they have an accident on the slopes and the ski patrol takes them back to the lodge. later, they practise and head off to the cometition on the chairlift. Jasmine finishes without a fall, but Jane crashes out. Jasmine comes second.

The Complete Snowboarder

Author: Jeff Bennett
Editor: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071357876
File Size: 12,56 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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“Read this book before you ride.”—Snowboarder “The best book to come along about snowboarding yet.”—New York Outdoors Ideal for snowboarders of all levels, this second edition of the classic guide is updated to reflect the sport’s rapid evolution over the past five years. In down-to-earth, highly accessible language, The Complete Snowboarder answers every conceivable question readers may have about getting started and keeping going. Featuring invaluable tips from world-class pros, killer action photographs, and clear how-to illustrations, the new edition also addresses the sport’s new gear, from boots and body gear to state-of-the-art bindings and cutting-edge board designs. Here also is detailed advice on back-country snowboarding and tips on finding excellent used equipment, and the latest industry safety standards.


Author: Sigmund Brouwer
Editor: Orca Book Publishers
ISBN: 1551434784
File Size: 57,66 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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Keegan, a downhill skier, is nearly knocked off his skis when someone ties a wire between two trees for exactly that reason, and he must find the reason why someone would sabotage him.

Shaun White Revised Edition

Author: Matt Doeden
Editor: Lerner Publications
ISBN: 0761368604
File Size: 29,18 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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On snowboarder Shaun White's first run on the halfpipe at the 2010 Winter Olympic Games in Vancouver, Canada, he set the high score and secured the gold medal. On his second run, which people called a "victory lap," Shaun set an even higher score to destroy the competition. But Shaun is more than a two-time Olympic snowboarding champion. He's also a world-class skateboarder. As the first person to compete in both the Summer and Winter X Games, Shaun is the biggest star in two sports. Learn more about his high-flying skills and unique personality.

I M Silently Judging Your Snowboarding Skills

Author: Sothik Publishing
ISBN: 9781072012252
File Size: 35,25 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
Read: 9299

This Snowboarding sloth notebook / Journal makes an excellent gift for any occasion . Lined - Size: 6 x 9'' - Notebook - Journal - Planner - Dairy - 110 Pages - Classic White Lined Paper - For Writing, Sketching, Journals and Hand Lettering