Badminton: Steps to Success - 2nd Edition: Steps to Success / Edition 2
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Badminton: Steps to Success - 2nd Edition: Steps to Success / Edition 2

by Tony Grice
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0736072292

ISBN-13: 9780736072298

Pub. Date: 12/12/2007

Publisher: Human Kinetics Publishers

Players clocking shuttlecocks at speeds of 200 miles per hour, new scoring rules, and nonstop action make badminton one of the fastest racket sports in the world. With Badminton: Steps to Success you will learn the skills and tactics to excel at the highest level.

Through detailed, fully illustrated instruction, you will

Overview

Players clocking shuttlecocks at speeds of 200 miles per hour, new scoring rules, and nonstop action make badminton one of the fastest racket sports in the world. With Badminton: Steps to Success you will learn the skills and tactics to excel at the highest level.

Through detailed, fully illustrated instruction, you will develop precision, power, and finesse as you use this step-by-step guide to master serves, forehands, backhands, clears, drop shots, smashes, drives, and more.

Badminton: Steps to Success also breaks down common errors players make and provides corrective techniques to pinpoint problems and improve execution. Over 100 drills will further enforce correct technique, with designated drills for tactical practice, conditioning, and teamwork for doubles play.

If you're ready to master today's game, rely on the one resource proven to make a difference. Badminton: Steps to Success——part of the popular Steps to Success Sports Series with more than 1.5 million copies sold——is your ticket to winning play.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780736072298
Publisher:
Human Kinetics Publishers
Publication date:
12/12/2007
Series:
Steps to Success Sports Series
Edition description:
Revised
Pages:
200
Sales rank:
1,270,194
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.46(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Step 1. Racket Handling and Footwork
Step 2. Serve
Step 3. Forehand and Backhand Overhead
Step 4. Clear
Step 5. Drop Shot
Step 6. Smash
Step 7. Drive
Step 8. Advanced Techniques
Step 9. Tactics and Strategies
Step 10. Doubles Play
Step 11. Conditioning

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