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Tennis - 8th edition

Tennis (ISBN10: 0072353856; ISBN13: 9780072353853)
ISBN13: 978-0072353853
ISBN10: 0072353856

Summary: Now part of The Winning Edge series, this high-interest, low-cost text gives students of all ability levels a valuable resource for learning the fundamentals of tennis and improving their game. While the basic material is presented in a style easily understood by the beginner, mastering the material leads to intermediate and advanced levels of knowledge and skill.

New to This Edition :
  • Highlights updated information on equipment, including new stringing material for rackets, new racket shapes, and oversize tennis balls.
  • Includes updated information on tennis organizations, including websites.
  • Offers Assessments at the end of applicable chapters to assist students in determining areas in which they need improvement and a way to track their progress. Assessment pages are perforated for easy removal, and a list of assessments is found on the inside front cover of the text.
  • Performance Tip boxes highlight concepts, techniques, and applications for positive improvement.
  • Includes new information on tennis rule changes (rest periods), the open-stance forehand, and alternative USTA-approved scoring methods.

Features :
  • Provides basic descriptions of tennis skills complete with photos, diagrams, and illustrations to help students master the fundamentals and build skills.
  • Provides an expanded section on conditioning and preparation for play to help students get the most out of the sport.
  • Includes information on the National Foundation of Wheelchair Tennis, demonstrating that tennis is a sport for many abilities.
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Summary: Now part of The Winning Edge series, this high-interest, low-cost text gives students of all ability levels a valuable resource for learning the fundamentals of tennis and improving their game. While the basic material is presented in a style easily understood by the beginner, mastering the material leads to intermediate and advanced levels of knowledge and skill.

New to This Edition :
  • Highlights updated information on equipment, including new stringing material for rackets, new racket shapes, and oversize tennis balls.
  • Includes updated information on tennis organizations, including websites.
  • Offers Assessments at the end of applicable chapters to assist students in determining areas in which they need improvement and a way to track their progress. Assessment pages are perforated for easy removal, and a list of assessments is found on the inside front cover of the text.
  • Performance Tip boxes highlight concepts, techniques, and applications for positive improvement.
  • Includes new information on tennis rule changes (rest periods), the open-stance forehand, and alternative USTA-approved scoring methods.

Features :
  • Provides basic descriptions of tennis skills complete with photos, diagrams, and illustrations to help students master the fundamentals and build skills.
  • Provides an expanded section on conditioning and preparation for play to help students get the most out of the sport.
  • Includes information on the National Foundation of Wheelchair Tennis, demonstrating that tennis is a sport for many abilities.
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Edition/Copyright: 8TH 03
Cover: Paperback
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Publishing Company
Year Published: 2003
International: No

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