Essential Sculling: An Introduction to Basic Strokes, Equipment, Boat Handling, Technique, and Power

Essential Sculling: An Introduction to Basic Strokes, Equipment, Boat Handling, Technique, and Power

by Daniel Boyne, Daniel J. Boyne

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Overview

Essential Sculling is an authoritative, concise, and thoroughly readable handbook that focuses on helping anyone become an accomplished sculler. Here Daniel J. Boyne, offers the finest instruction - for men and women alike - on the art and skill of rowing, including: identifying and buying a well-made boat; beginner and advanced technique; boat-handling skills; drills for blending technique and power; training for competition; the mechanics of rigging; the value of camps and coaches; and much more.With clear descriptions, and illustrations throughout, Boyne teaches a healthy respect for both the tradition of sculling and the precise beauty of its execution. (6 X 9, 160 pages, b&w photos, diagrams)

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781558217096
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date: 05/01/2000
Series: Essential Series
Edition description: First Edition
Pages: 160
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

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