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Basic Guide to Figure Skating a (Official U.S. Olympic Sports)
Basic Guide to Figure Skating a (Official U.S. Olympic Sports)
by Thomas Pickering
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There's nothing more exciting and engaging than the Olympic Games. Athletes from across the globe unite to participate in the most thrilling and vigorous competitions of their lives. These athletes didn't get to the Olympics by accident -- it takes years... (read more)

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Figure Skating
Figure Skating
by John Mish Petkevich
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As a sport, an art, a fitness activity, nothing quite beats figure skating for excitement, grace, beauty, or fun. Now former U.S. Champion figure skater John Misha Petkevich shows how you can find your full potential as a figure skater no matter what... (read more)

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Figure Skating's Greatest Stars
Figure Skating's Greatest Stars
by Steve Milton
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A beautifully illustrated celebration of the best athletes from this wildly popular sport. Figure Skating's Greatest Stars profiles 60 great skaters, including champions in men's, women's, pairs and ice dancing. Informative essays describe their careers... (read more)

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Figure Skating Now: Olympic and World Champions
Figure Skating Now: Olympic and World Champions
by Gerad Chataigneau
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A book for all fans of figureskating: richly illustrated short biographies of all the major skaters in figureskating today.... (read more)

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Red Nails, Black Skates: Gender, Cash, and Pleasure on and Off the Ice
Red Nails, Black Skates: Gender, Cash, and Pleasure on and Off the Ice
by Erica Rand
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In her forties, Erica Rand bought a pair of figure skates to vary her workout routine. Within a few years, the college professor was immersed in adult figure skating. Here, in short, incisive essays, she describes the pleasures to be found in the rink... (read more)

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Welcome to My World
Welcome to My World
by Johnny Weir
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andlt;Bandgt;How does a boy from rural Pennsylvania become an all-American original style icon and celebrity TV personality, adored by millions of fans worldwide and hailed as and#8220;the Lady Gaga of figure skatingand#8221; (Salon.com)?andlt;/Bandgt... (read more)

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Culture on Ice
Culture on Ice
by Ellyn Kestnbaum
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The first in-depth, critical look at figure skating.... (read more)

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Frozen Assets: The New Order of Figure Skating
Frozen Assets: The New Order of Figure Skating
by Mark Lund
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Includes bibliographical references and index.... (read more)

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The Larry Holliday Story: Someone You Should Know
The Larry Holliday Story: Someone You Should Know
by Normajean
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Any dream, no matter how difficult, can be pursued. His is an unsung or perhaps a quietly sung life of enduring moments and of sincere commitment, as he moved in the direction of his dream. His is a symbol for the African-American community, or any... (read more)

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Conditioning for Figure Skating: Off-Ice Techniques for On-Ice Performance
Conditioning for Figure Skating: Off-Ice Techniques for On-Ice Performance
by Carl M. Poe
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To be the best on the rink, skaters must spend endless hours strengthening and conditioning their bodies off the ice to build strength for the rigors of their performances. Illustrative and technical, yet user-friendly, Conditioning for Figure Skating... (read more)

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Edge of Glory: The Inside Story of the Quest for Figure Skatings Olympic Gold Medals
Edge of Glory: The Inside Story of the Quest for Figure Skatings Olympic Gold Medals
by Christine Brennan
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They practice for years in cold, dark rinks with a single dream; they train for decades for one moment: to skate onto the ice with the whole world watching to try to win the Olympic gold medal. If they stumble, the gold is gone. If they succeed, their... (read more)

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Frozen in Time: The Enduring Legacy of the 1961 U.S. Figure Skating Team
Frozen in Time: The Enduring Legacy of the 1961 U.S. Figure Skating Team
by Nikki Nichols
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On February 15, 1961, all 18 members of the U.S. World Figure Skating Team were killed in a plane crash, along with 16 coaches, officials, and family members. Frozen in Time takes readers inside the lives of the young skaters who died in the crash... (read more)

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Zero Regrets: Be Greater Than Yesterday
Zero Regrets: Be Greater Than Yesterday
by Apolo Anton Ohno
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“Zero regrets. It’s a philosophy not just about sport but about life. School, business, academics, love—anything and everything. It’s complicated and yet not. You have to figure out who it is you want to be. Not what you want... (read more)

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Home Ice: Reflections on Backyard Rinks and Frozen Ponds
Home Ice: Reflections on Backyard Rinks and Frozen Ponds
by Jack Falla
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Jack Falla's work has appeared in Sports Illustrated, The Hockey News, Bostonia Magazine, and many more national sports periodicals. He is also the author of Sports Illustrated Hockey. Falla is an adjunct professor at Boston University's College of... (read more)

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Figure Skating Now: Olympic and World Stars (Figure Skating Now)
Figure Skating Now: Olympic and World Stars (Figure Skating Now)
by Gerard Chataigneau
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Updated to include the 2003 Worlds competition. Today's most exciting figure skaters are spotlighted in this richly illustrated book. Combining grace, incredible athletic ability and artistic showmanship, figure stating is exhilarating and highly... (read more)

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The Art of Skating
The Art of Skating
by Irving Brokaw
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Mr. Brokaw's extensive work on the sport, "The Art of Skating,"...traces the history and development of the sport from its beginning to the present day.... (read more)

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Michelle Kwan (Sports Heroes & Legends)
Michelle Kwan (Sports Heroes & Legends)
by Anne E. Hill
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Profiles figure-skating star Michelle Kwan.... (read more)

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Don Laws: The Life of an Olympic Figure Skating Coach
Don Laws: The Life of an Olympic Figure Skating Coach
by Beverly Ann Menke
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At the 1984 Olympics, American Scott Hamilton skated into the history books when he claimed a gold medal in Sarajevo. Beside him the entire time was his coach, Don Laws. A member of the U.S. Figure Skating Hall of Fame and a U.S. Junior Champion, Laws is... (read more)

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Judo Memoirs of Jigoro Kano
Judo Memoirs of Jigoro Kano
by Brian N. Watson
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Based on a series of interviews that Jigoro Kano gave in his sixties, the book relates his creation and development of Kodokan judo during the period 1882 to 1928.... (read more)

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All the Sundays Yet to Come: A Skater's Journey
All the Sundays Yet to Come: A Skater's Journey
by Kathryn Bertine
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What happens when you take a dedicated figure skater, add sequins and feather headdresses, and plunk her down on a portable ice rink in South America? In her hilarious and heartfelt memoir, Kathryn Bertine tells the strange-but-true story of what life is... (read more)

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