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Athletics & gymnastics (Children's / Teenage) books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Athletics & gymnastics (Children's / Teenage) category. Presented with a red border are the Athletics & gymnastics (Children's / Teenage) books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading.

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Recently Published

EDGE: Sporting Heroes: Greg Rutherford by Roy Apps EDGE: Sporting Heroes: Greg Rutherford

An inspirational biography about Greg Rutherford from award-winning author Roy Apps, focusing on the skill, grit and determination needed to be an Olympic champion
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/11/2017

Sports Skills: Gymnastics by Paul Mason Sports Skills: Gymnastics

A comprehensive guide containing everything you need to know to participate in - and enjoy - your favourite sport
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/07/2017

Bolt Ultimate Sports Heroes The Fastest Man on Earth by John Murray Bolt Ultimate Sports Heroes The Fastest Man on Earth


Format: Paperback - Released: 13/07/2017

Gymnastics Rules, Equipment and Key Routine Tips by Tracy Nelson Maurer Gymnastics Rules, Equipment and Key Routine Tips

Gymnastics shows kids the world of gymnatics. From equipment to training tips and scoring rules, kids will be excited by stunning photographs of gymnasts and engaging text.
Format: Hardback - Released: 13/07/2017

Run with Me The Story of a U.S. Olympic Champion by Sanya Richards-Ross Run with Me The Story of a U.S. Olympic Champion

When Olympian Sanya Richard-Ross began racing, she learned to divide the race into four phases---push, pace, position, poise. By sharing these strategies, Sanya will show readers how to run their best race and live their best lives. Run with Me...
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/06/2017

The Science Behind Gymnastics by L. E. Carmichael The Science Behind Gymnastics

Behind every jump, spin and flip of Olympic gymnastics, science is at work. Newton's Third Law of Motion springs into action as a gymnast flies into the air in the vaulting event. Find out how science is involved in all...
Format: Paperback - Released: 09/03/2017

The Science Behind Athletics by Lisa J. Amstutz The Science Behind Athletics

Behind every long stride, high-flying pole vault and perfectly controlled discus throw, science is at work. As a high jumper takes off, potential energy is converted into kinetic energy. Find out how science is involved in Olympic track and field...
Format: Paperback - Released: 09/02/2017

Mad About: Gymnastics by Mad About: Gymnastics

All you need to know about your favourite sports and hobbies.
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/07/2016

Coming Soon

Floor Exercise Tips, Rules, and Legendary Stars by Heather E. Schwartz Floor Exercise Tips, Rules, and Legendary Stars

Floor exercise requires a lot from a gymnast. You need artistry, precision and skill. But the feeling you get when you nail a complicated tumbling pass makes all your hard work and dedication worth it. Learn everything you need to...
Format: Paperback - Released: 14/12/2017

Uneven Bars Tips, Rules, and Legendary Stars by Tracy Nelson Maurer Uneven Bars Tips, Rules, and Legendary Stars

Ever wonder what it takes to be an uneven bars champion? Find out the tips and tricks to spinning, tucking and sticking an uneven bars routine, as well as the legends that have shaped the sport into how we know...
Format: Paperback - Released: 14/12/2017

Vaulting Tips, Rules, and Legendary Stars by Tracy Nelson Maurer Vaulting Tips, Rules, and Legendary Stars

Vaulting takes a lot more than just a run and jump onto a springboard. It requires preparation, practice and understanding of this unique event. A gymnast who dedicates her time and effort could one day see her name next to...
Format: Paperback - Released: 25/01/2018

Balance Beam Tips, Rules, and Legendary Stars by Heather E. Schwartz Balance Beam Tips, Rules, and Legendary Stars

Leaps, turns and handsprings are hard enough, but when you add a beam, difficulty is maximized. Learn the best tips and tricks to conquering the balance beam.
Format: Paperback - Released: 25/01/2018

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Balance Beam Tips, Rules, and Legendary Stars by Heather E. Schwartz Balance Beam Tips, Rules, and Legendary Stars

Leaps, turns and handsprings are hard enough, but when you add a beam, difficulty is maximized. Learn the best tips and tricks to conquering the balance beam.
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/07/2016

Vaulting Tips, Rules, and Legendary Stars by Tracy Nelson Maurer Vaulting Tips, Rules, and Legendary Stars

Vaulting takes a lot more than just a run and jump onto a springboard. It requires preparation, practice and understanding of this unique event. A gymnast who dedicates her time and effort could one day see her name next to...
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/07/2016

Gymnastics Pack A of 4 by Gymnastics Pack A of 4

Find out how to safely perform skills seen in the vault, uneven bars, balance beam, and floor exercise, along with additional information on rules, scoring and legendary gymnasts.
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/07/2016

Floor Exercise Tips, Rules, and Legendary Stars by Heather E. Schwartz Floor Exercise Tips, Rules, and Legendary Stars

Floor exercise requires a lot from a gymnast. You need artistry, precision and skill. But the feeling you get when you nail a complicated tumbling pass makes all your hard work and dedication worth it. Learn everything you need to...
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/07/2016

Uneven Bars Tips, Rules, and Legendary Stars by Tracy Nelson Maurer Uneven Bars Tips, Rules, and Legendary Stars

Ever wonder what it takes to be an uneven bars champion? Find out the tips and tricks to spinning, tucking and sticking an uneven bars routine, as well as the legends that have shaped the sport into how we know...
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/07/2016

Olympics by Stephen White-Thomson Olympics

Find out all about the Olympics: amazing achievements, fascinating facts and eye-popping records - all contained in one brilliant photographic edition!
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/05/2016

EDGE: Dream to Win: Usain Bolt by Roy Apps EDGE: Dream to Win: Usain Bolt

An inspirational set of biographies focusing on the skill and determination needed to break through into the world of top-class sport
Format: Paperback - Released: 14/04/2016

First Sport: Gymnastics by James Nixon First Sport: Gymnastics

A great introduction to popular sports and pastimes for children aged 5 to 7 and beyond
Format: Paperback - Released: 12/04/2016

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