In the 1950s, Californians invented skateboarding so they could surf on land. Roller skate wheels were attached to flat boards. Young readers will learn all about the sport of skateboarding, from the equipment required to its evolution into an extreme sport. Blastoff! Series
Jump into skydiving and examine the training and preparations in this risky sport.
Young readers will learn about dance through simple sentences and highly supportive pictures.
Describes the exciting sport of BMX racing and its riders. Includes information on equipment, technique, and races.
Excelerate through the waves on a wave runner and learn about potential dangers in this sport.
Scale steep walls while rock climbing. Examine safety equipment and preparations in this thrilling sport.
Explore scuba diving techniques, equipment and safety. Upclose photos capture the excitement of diving.