The Art of Snowboarding

The Art of Snowboarding

Kickers, Carving, Halfpipes, and More

Book - 2007
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"The premier guide to modern riding, from one of the sport's best coaches."
--Tim Windell, two-time World Cup co-champion

In The Art of Snowboarding , USSA-certified club coach Jim Smith introduces you to the most popular tricks and stunts, including kickers (jumps) and other freestyle and half-pipe techniques, and stunts on rails and wood. He gives special emphasis to proper stance and turning techniques as the basis for more advanced moves. Time-lapsephotographs demonstrate every step of every trick and technique, and dozens of additional photos show you the form of some of the country's best riders.

Publisher: Camden ME : Ragged Mountain, [2007]
Copyright Date: ©2007
ISBN: 9780071456883
Branch Call Number: 796.939 Smi
Characteristics: xiii, 153 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm


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Dec 19, 2011

this book is amazing! most of it is in 'first person', so the aunthor ( Jim Smith ) makes you feel like your having a conversation.

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