Great Moments in Olympic Snowboarding, 1st Edition

  • Brian Howell
  • Published By: ABDO Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 1629686549
  • ISBN-13: 9781629686547
  • 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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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.
1: Vancouver 2010 Shaun White's Ride.
2: Nagano 1998 Olympic Debut.
3: Salt Lake City 2002 Clark Makes History.
4: Salt Lake City 2002 Team USA Goes 1–2–3.
5: Turin 2006 Teter Shines.
6: Vancouver 2010 Wescott Repeats.
7: Sochi 2014 Slopestyle Debuts.
8: Sochi 2014 a US Surprise.
Great Olympians.
For More Information.
About the Author.