Women of sports

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Publisher:
Millbrook Press,
Pub. Date:
c1999.
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: MG - BL: 7.8 - AR Pts: 2
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An introduction to women's gymnastics is followed by a brief history which focuses on some of the sport's past stars and pioneers. Each of eight chapters features an athlete with information on her early on her early life, how she got to where she is today, her athletic accomplishments, quotes from her and about her, a tip or playing technique, statistical charts, and, most important, a defining moment in her athletic career. Featured athletes are Simona Aminar, Vanessa Atler, Dominique Dawes, Ling Jie, Svetlana Khorkina, Kristin Maloney, Shannon Miller, Dominique Moceanu. The final chapter of the book will look at the future of the sport and identify some up-and-coming stars.
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ISBN:
9780761313212
9780761307846
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 7.8, 2 Points
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Grouping Title women of sports
Grouping Author rutledge rachel
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Last Grouping Update 2019-02-22 00:39:32AM
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subject_facet Gymnastics for women, Gymnastics for women -- Juvenile literature, Gymnasts, Gymnasts -- Biography -- Juvenile literature, Women -- Biography, Women gymnasts -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
title_display Women of sports
title_full Women of sports. / Rachel Rutledge
title_short Women of sports
topic_facet Biography, Gymnastics for women, Gymnasts, Juvenile literature, Women, Women gymnasts