eBook Great Moments in Olympic Skiing, 1st Edition

  • Brian Trusdell
  • Published By: ABDO Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 1629686530
  • ISBN-13: 9781629686530
  • DDC: 796.9809
  • Grade Level Range: 5th Grade - 8th Grade
  • 64 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released April 2015
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015
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About

Overview

Olympians compete in the colors of their country. Millions of fans around the world tune in to watch. And when everything goes just right, the performances are unforgettable. Great Moments in Olympic Sports tells the stories that define the Games — those of surprise and dominance, of inspiration and determination, of persistence and overcoming adversity. With colorful descriptions of memorable moments old and new, plus a glossary, additional resources, and more, these books will have readers on the edge of their seats awaiting the next opening ceremony.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
1: Innsbruck 1976 a Wild Ride.
2: Calgary 1988 it's Tomba Time.
3: Nagano 1998 Crash Course.
4: Nagano 1998 High Flying.
5: Nagano 1998 an Amazing Comeback.
6: Vancouver 2010 New Day in Nordic.
7: Sochi 2014 a New Era.
Great Olympians.
Glossary.
For More Information.
Index.
About the Author.