The Ultimate Sports Handbook

By Richard O'Brien; Jack McCallum (Foreword by)
(Quirk Books, Paperback, 9781594740343, 176pp.)

Publication Date: March 1, 2005

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“How do they do that?!?”
It’s the question every sports fan asks. How does Serena Williams deliver such crushing serves? How does Michael Jordan slam dunk? How did Pelé perform his amazing gravity-defying bicycle kicks?
In The Ultimate Sports Handbook, you’ll learn how today’s biggest sports stars play to win—complete with hands-on advice and training tips from celebrated athletes like Tiger Woods, Andy Roddick, Charles Barkley, Jerry Rice, Joe Frazier, and countless others. You’ll discover:
     •  How to Sack the Quarterback
     •  How to Throw a Knuckleball
     •  How to Ski Jump
     •  How to Pole Vault
     •  How to Throw a Left Hook
     •  How to Hole Out from the Sand
     •  How to Do a Motocross Backflip
     •  and much, much more
Complete with step-by-step instructions and practical illustrations, The Ultimate Sports Handbook shows how to perform 35 wildly impressive athletic feats. It’s a sports fan’s dream come true!

About the Author

Richard O’Brien is a senior editor at Sports Illustrated. He lives with his family in Princeton, New Jersey.

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