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The Fall Line: America's Rise to Ski Racing's Summit
Language: en
Pages: 384
Authors: Nathaniel Vinton
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-02-02 - Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company

“Great sports writing. . . . [Vinton] is taking us inside a world few ever visit.”—James Hill, Washington Post Harnessing nature’s most powerful forces, elite downhillers descend icy, rugged slopes at speeds cresting 90 miles per hour. For decades, American skiers struggled to match their European counterparts, and until this
Performance Skiing
Language: en
Pages: 198
Authors: George Thomas
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 1992 - Publisher: Stackpole Books

Suggests a physical fitness program and training plans for skiers, demonstrates skiing drills, and discusses the selection and care of skis, boots, bindings, and poles
The Story of Modern Skiing
Language: en
Pages: 380
Authors: John Fry
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-03-14 - Publisher: University Press of New England

This is the definitive history of the sport that has exhilarated and infatuated about 30 million Americans and Canadians over the course of the last fifty years. Consummate insider John Fry chronicles the rise of a ski culture and every aspect of the sport's development, including the emergence of the
U.S. Ski Team
Language: en
Pages: 143
Authors: John Fry
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 1988 - Publisher:

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World Class
Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Peggy Shinn
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-02-06 - Publisher: University Press of New England

What makes a great team? Sports journalist Peggy Shinn answers this question in her enthralling account of the dramatic rise of the U.S. women's cross-country ski team, winners of eight medals at three world championships over the past five years. Shinn's story - based on dozens of interviews with athletes,