Snowboarding: Skills, Training, Techniques (Crowood Sports Guides) (Paperback)

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A practical guide for beginners and improving snowboarders—from how to set up your snowboard to preparing for competition Giving in-depth background to snowboarding, this guide teaches readers how to choose the right equipment and offers detailed explanations of the correct techniques for boardercross, halfpipe, slopestyle, big air, and rails. It also gives step-by-step instruction to maintaining a board, and covers the nutrition and fitness necessary to prepare for competition.

About the Author

Dan Wakeham has worked in the snowboard industry for 20 years, from the shop floor to competing in the 2006 Olympics, and now a snowboard brand and athlete manager. Sophie Everard is a snowboarder and writer with more than 10 years experience within the snow sports industry.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781847975201
ISBN-10: 1847975208
Publisher: Crowood Press
Publication Date: August 1st, 2014
Pages: 96
Language: English
Series: Crowood Sports Guides