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Author Page, Jason.

Title Cycling, shooting, and show jumping / by Jason Page.

Imprint St. Catharines, Ont. ; New York : Crabtree Pub., c2008.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 796 PAG    Will be deleted
Description 32 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 23 cm.
Series The Olympic sports
Olympic sports (Crabtree Publishing Company.
Note Includes index.
"Archery, weightlifting, & a whole lot more" - -Cover.
Contents Ancient origins -- Archery -- Mountain biking -- Cycling -- Showjumping -- Dressage -- Three-day event -- Shooting : pistol -- Shooting : rifle -- Shooting : shot gun -- Men's weightlifting -- Women's weightlifting.
Summary This fascinating new book encompasses a number of Olympic sports which require either physical power and endurance, superior marksmanship, or superior horsemanship. This introductory guide gives a brief outline of each of the Olympic events listed below along with fun facts, Olympic stats, and outstanding competitors. Sports include: archery, mountain biking, cycling, show jumping, dressage, three-day event, shooting pistol, shooting rifle, shooting shot gun, men's weightlifting, and women's weightlifting.
Subject Olympics -- Juvenile literature.
Sports -- Juvenile literature.
Olympics -- Literature.
Sports literature.
ISBN 9780778740131 (rlb)
0778740137 (rlb)
9780778740308 (pb)
0778740307 (pb)

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