Sports is an extensive recommendation to 125 amateur and professional sports, featuring timeless Olympic athletic occasions (track and field, aquatics, gymnastics, combat sports, and equestrian occasions), as well as group, individual and automobile racing (boxing, hockey, tennis, snowboarding, soccer, basketball, and Formula 1).
With one thousand annotated illustrations and four hundred color photos, this book discusses the games' history, guidelines, methods, facilities and equipment. In addition, there are highlights of the best players from the past and present, analyses of changes in technology and contrasts of efficiency over the years.
The discussion of the info is interesting for internet browsers and fans. How huge is a soccer pitch? What are the four kinds of tennis court surface? How do you toss the hammer? It is all here, plus three indices (terms, signs and illustrations).
Athlete profiles that list physical and mental requirements for each sport are indispensable guides for young athletes picking a sport.
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