The All-action Guide to the World's Most Exciting SportPaperback - 2002
One of the hottest in the world sports today, snowboarding is an extreme sport racing towards mainstream, in the spotlight at the 2002 Winter Olympics. Snow-sport analysts predict that snow -- boarders, now 30% of ski-area visitors this season, will grow to 60% by 2005.Ultimate Snowboarding offers a comprehensive introduction to the history, the heroes, and the skills needed to ride safely and swiftly no matter what the weather or snow condition.Breathtaking photos of some of the most strenuous slopes in America, from Jackson Hole, Wyoming to Mt. Diamond in Alaska, convey the excitement of the sport, while star interviews with snowboarding greats such as Ross Rebagliati, and Craig Kelly as well as the new young cowboys give the reader the inside story from the pros vantage point.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Carlton Books, 2002
Characteristics: 128 pages :,color illustrations ;,29 cm.
Alternative Title: Snowboarding