Improving Speed by Paul Mason, Adam Sutherland
  

Synopsis

Improving Speed by Paul Mason, Adam Sutherland

While all sports use a combination of flexibility, endurance, strength and speed, one of these is usually dominates over the others, depending on the sport. This series introduces each of these physical qualities by way of the sports they are most important for. The series includes: Profiles of sportspeople whose sport fits into the category - how they train and how this is reflected in their physique Training programmes Cross-training activities Nutrition and recipes Cross-curricular elements covering science, food technology and sport

About the Author

Paul Mason's interest in writing stems from his childhood when he won the Scripture Prize in his last year at Primary School. He now is an experienced freelance writer and editor of a variety of children's information books, with subjects including extreme sports, geography and travel. He has a degree in anthropology, has worked in Turkey and taught English as a foreign language. Paul is a keen sportsman and particularly enjoys surfing, mountain biking and snowboarding.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
32 pages

Author

Paul Mason, Adam Sutherland
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Publisher

Wayland (Publishers) Ltd an imprint of Hachette Children's Books

Publication date

8th July 2010

ISBN

9780750261432


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