Cover image for Snowboarding for fun!
Title:
Snowboarding for fun!
Author:
Gruber, Beth.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Minneapolis, Minn. : Compass Point Books, [2004]

©2004
Physical Description:
48 pages : color illustrations ; 22 x 26 cm.
Summary:
Describes the equipment, techniques, various competitions, and stars of the sport of snowboarding.
Language:
English
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR LG 4.7 1.0 71521.
ISBN:
9780756504892
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

Learn how to play your favorite sport or participate in your favorite activity in this exciting series from Compass Point Books. Each book in the For Fun series features bold, full-color photos, informative text, and all sorts of fun facts about your favorite pastime. A quick reference guide, timeline of important events, instructions on basic skills, biographies of notable people, glossary, and index are included.


Table of Contents

Ground Rules
Introduction/The New Kid on the Blockp. 4
Snowboarding Styles/What's Your Game?p. 6
Choosing a Snowboard/Ride Free!p. 8
Get in Gear/Suiting Upp. 10
Taking Lessons/Show Me Howp. 12
Learning the Language/Talk the Talkp. 14
Getting Started/Goofy or Regular?p. 16
Ready, Set, Go
First Run/Easy Does Itp. 18
Basic Moves/Are You Ready?p. 20
Workouts/Stop and Gop. 22
Intermediate Moves/Putting It All Togetherp. 24
Snowboarding Tricks/Cool Movesp. 26
On the Lifts/Ticket to Ridep. 28
Hitting the Slopes/Perfect Powderp. 30
Safety Counts/Know the Signsp. 32
People, Places, and Fun
Team Work/The Ones to Watchp. 34
At the Races/Take Your Marksp. 36
Extreme Snowboarding/On the Edgep. 38
Snowboarder Biographies/Snowboard Superstarsp. 40
Snowboarding Timeline/What Happened When?p. 42
Trivia/Snowboarding Fun Factsp. 44
Quick Reference Guide/Snowboarding Words to Knowp. 46
Glossary/Other Words to Knowp. 47
Where to Learn Morep. 47
Indexp. 48