Did you know that snowboard cross athletes can race almost 60 miles (97 kilometers) per hour while navigating extremely steep slopes? They swerve around sharp turns at high speeds and fly through the air over jumps. Some of the fastest snowboarders compete in races all over the world. Enter the Extreme Winter Sports Zone to learn about the history, gear, moves, competitions, and top athletes connected to snowboard cross. You'll discover: How racers stay ahead of the competition on steep slopes How athletes stay safe on sharp turns and high jumps Who the most famous athletes in snowboard cross are and how they got started Where you can practice and find the biggest, most dangerous competitions Are you into sports? Then get in the zone! 1. Language: English. Narrator: Book Buddy Digital Media. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/lrnr/000630/bk_lrnr_000630_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Clayton Hollow does the best snowboarding tricks! But someone's playing a trick on him by stealing his snowboard. Can the Aldens help him? 1. Language: English. Narrator: Tim Gregory. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/oasi/001535/bk_oasi_001535_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
This is a concise and compelling gospel message drawn from the world of snowboarding! Specifically, this little booklet explores the amazing history of the invention of the snowboard!Snowboarding is a mainstream winter sport and is one of the most popular winter sports in the world! In 1998, snowboarding made its grand entrance into the world of the Olympics at Nagano, Japan. Few other innovations have caught on so fast and have become a full-fledged Olympic sport so quickly!Who do we thank for such a beautiful idea? Who is the Genius behind this break-through innovation that has revolutionized the world of winter sports and why does it matter? Will the true Lord of the Board please stand up? 1. Language: English. Narrator: Rob Brannon. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/100673/bk_acx0_100673_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Have you ever thought of riding a snowboard? Then this piece of material is your teacher. This book intends to give listeners the basic idea about snowboarding. It will cover how snowboarding came into existence, different snowboarding techniques, snowboarding types, and even the best places to snowboard across the world. In this book: Brief history of snowboarding Snowboarding types Freestyle snowboarding Alpine/freecarve snowboarding Freeride snowboarding Half pipe snowboarding Boardercross/race snowboarding Snowboarding gear Base layer gear Second layer gear Outer layer gear Snowboarding techniques The snowboard Snowboard sidecuts Snowboard sizes Best places for snowboarding across the world Online shops for snowboarding equipment 1. Language: English. Narrator: Martyn Clements. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/051189/bk_acx0_051189_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Keegan Bishop, championship skier, is almost injured in a dangerous trap set for one of his teammates. Snowboard tracks leading away from the trap are the only clue as to who might be responsible. Keegan teaches himself to snowboard so he can find the culprit on the snowboarding slopes. When Keegan discovers that someone has been stealing snowboards and skis at Bear Mountain resort, and the girl he's just met is somehow involved, he must face his fears and test his new snowboarding skills in a run for safety. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Iambic Productions. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/105950/bk_acx0_105950_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Snowboarding Is for Everyone aims to educate and demonstrate how accessible and enjoyable snowboarding really is to all. Uncover essential tips and practical guidance on: Choosing the correct snowboarding gear Rider safety Anatomy of a snowboard Kids' snowboards Women and snowboarding Physical fitness and exercise for men, women and children Step by step lessons for beginners Gaining confidence on the slopes Skill improvement Snowboarding jargon and slang And more! Build confidence on the slopes with step-by-step instructions. Beginners will learn the basics with nine easy to follow lessons, which include snowboarding stance, mounting your snowboard, turning, and how to traverse. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Aaron Black. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/057211/bk_acx0_057211_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Award-winning children's author Phil Kettle reads the complete stories from the new Toocool Series 4. Children will be able to listen as Toocool captures Jaws, the man-eating crocodile; rides the world's fastest snowboard; and catches the biggest fish ever seen. And they'll be able to sing along with "The Toocool Song"! 1. Language: English. Narrator: Mr Phil Kettle. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/peau/000001/bk_peau_000001_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Flat Stanley goes north! Stanley Lambchop and his family are in British Columbia, Canada, for some skiing and winter fun. But when Stanley and his new friend Nick go snowboarding - with Stanley as the snowboard, of course - they take a midair tumble just as the wind picks up...and find themselves floating in an amazing Canadian cross-country journey that might just be Stanley's wildest adventure yet! 1. Language: English. Narrator: Vinnie Penna. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/harp/003771/bk_harp_003771_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Cabin Creek is a small town with a lot of big secrets. Jeff, David, and Claire love their winter break jobs at the ski chalet on Blue Mountain, where they get to snowboard and go sledding between shifts of cleaning and tending to the grounds. But when things start going missing from the chalet, the cousins find themselves prime suspects. Can they solve the mystery before they get ski-lifted out of their winter wonderland? Or will trying to solve the case make them the frosty culprit's next target? 1. Language: English. Narrator: Various. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/oasi/000499/bk_oasi_000499_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.