The Name of the Game is Surf Lifesaving

Darren Peters, Merran White

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Exciting, accurate and easy to read, these 'Name of the Game' books contain the latest in skills and practice activities, as recommended by each National Sporting Association. While emphasising skill development, the books present the rules and game strategies appropriate for players at high-school age. Each skill is carefully explained, in words, technical diagrams and illustrations. Practice activities for each skill are provided: some for the players to do on their own and others for small groups-all designed to allow players to proceed and improve at their own rate. Safety, equipment the history of the sport and how to join a good club are all included. Each book is written by an expert in the sport and is fully endorsed and recommended by the national association. The Australian Sports Commission has supported the development of these excellent, up to date books and recommends them to players.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe Name of the Game is Surf Lifesaving
PublisherFairfax Sporting Publications Pty Ltd
Number of pages61
ISBN (Print)1 86379 034 9
Publication statusPublished - 1993
Externally publishedYes


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