Sports in 30 Seconds

30 seriously sporty subjects explained in half a minute

Sports in 30 Seconds
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Format: Paperback / softback, 96 Pages
ISBN: 9781782406525
Publisher: Ivy Kids
Series: Know It All
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With fast facts, mini missions, and engaging artwork, Sport in 30 Seconds is a must for kids who enjoy watching or playing sport. Fascinating facts about our most popular team and individual sports are combined with sections on sports science, the Olympics, the health benefits of sport  and the history of sport to make this book a clear winner for all junior sport fans.

Each topic is presented in a concise 30-second summary, supported by a 3-second flash soundbite and full-color artwork. Fun, active elements for kids to make-and-do support the topics, encouraging them to test, explore, and discover more.

The author

Professor Brewer began his career as Head of Human Performance for the Football Association, where he formed part of the support team for the 1990 Italian World Cup. Subsequently, Professor Brewer entered academia, undertaking senior leadership roles within the University of Bedfordshire. He has also held a number of significant Board level roles including Chair of the London Regional Sports Board, a Government appointed Non-Executive Director of UK Anti-Doping, Non-Executive Director of British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS), and Chair of British Ski and Snowboard. John, who is a keen runner and skier, specialises in research areas including fitness standards in the Police Service, sports nutrition, hydration, fitness testing and relative age effect in sport.

Tom Woolley is a UK-based illustrator. As well as contributing to books for children and adults, his work is regularly exhibited across the world.

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Specs

Format: Paperback / softback, 96 Pages
ISBN: 9781782406525
Illustrations: color illustrations
Size: 7.087 in x 9.055 in / 180 mm x 230 mm
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