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Published by A. S. Barnes and Company in New York .
Written in English

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  • Skating

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Edition Notes

Statementby Harold Putnam and Dwight Parkinson.
SeriesThe Barnes dollar sports library
ContributionsParkinson, Dwight, 1916-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGV849 .P85
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 115 p.
Number of Pages115
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6394348M
LC Control Number39029499
OCLC/WorldCa1902659

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Illustrative and technical, yet user-friendly, Conditioning for Figure Skating provides detailed coverage of the physical preparation necessary for Preliminary through Senior-Elite skaters while concentrating on all disciplines of figure skating, including singles, pairs, and ice dance. More than photos illustrate proper warm-up drills, flexibility stretches, cooldown routines, strength training exercises, jump and Cited by: 5. A darling story to curl up with on a winter day. The themes include independence, adventure and friendship and the text and illustrations combine into one cozy, heart-warming read. Beautifully illustrated and very charming, Mice Skating is a book that parents will probably enjoy reading as much as children will like having it read to them/5(87). The Official Book does duty on several fronts. It offers an authoritative illustrated history of the sport; short biographies of the most influential and important skaters; lists of U.S., Olympic, and world champions in all categories; and an extensive directory of figure-skating clubs around the country/5(12). Skate is a realistic fiction book and is full of action. I picked this book up because I thought it would be just about skating but I realized that there is more to this book than kick flips. I would say that this is probably the best book I've ever read. The setting of my book is /5.

Ice & Figure Skating: Books. 1 - 20 of 48 results. Grid View Grid. List View List. Add to Wishlist. Read an excerpt of this book! Quickview. Beautiful on the Outside by Adam Rippon. Signed Book $ See All Formats. Add to Wishlist. Read an excerpt of this book!. A rhyming picture book that starts with a young girl’s first day out on the ice and ends with a bedtime routine as cozy as can be, A Day for Skating is ideal for wintertime reading. (Ages 3 – 7). Skating Scout's Name: _____ Skating - Merit Badge Workbook Page. 4 of 9 3. Describe the proper way to carry ice skates. 4. Describe how to store skates for long periods of time, such as seasonal storage. b. Do the following: 1. Skate forward at least 40 feet and come to a complete Size: KB. Figure skating is a sport in which individuals, duos, or groups perform on figure skates on ice. It was the first winter sport included in the Olympics, in The four Olympic disciplines are men's singles, ladies' singles, pair skating, and ice dancing. Non-Olympic disciplines include synchronized skating and four skating.

The book's title refers to the beautiful silver skates to be awarded to the winner of the ice-skating race Hans Brinker hopes to enter. The novel introduced the sport of Dutch speed skating to Americans, and in U.S. media Hans Brinker is still considered the prototypical speed skater. The book is also notable for popularizing the story of the Author: Mary Mapes Dodge. Ice skating is a sport in which people slide over a smooth ice surface on steel-bladed skates. Millions of people skate in those parts of the world where the winters are cold enough. Although most people ice-skate for recreation and exercise, skating for form and speed is a highly competitive international sport. An EXCELLENT book! Skating with the Statue of Liberty, by Susan Lynn Meyer, was an outstanding book. This is a must-read for tweens/ younger teens! Plot: Gustave Becker is new to America. The Becker family and a set of their relatives, who are Jewish, leave their beloved homeland of France because of the Nazi occupation there/5.   This book is great for kids who are learning to skate. The book is in an easy to read format and it easily explains the sport in a way kids can comprehend. The book has good diagrammes that help to demonstrate what the skater should do/5(7).