The Visual Dictionary of Sports & Games
  • Éditeur québécois

The Visual Dictionary of Sports and Games describes installations and pieces of equipment used for the most popular sport activities, and presents a selection of
widely-known classical games.

Convenient and affordable, this book is the perfect tool to explore in depth the
universe of sports and games!

Table des matières

Table des matières
The Visual Dictionary of Sports & Games 1
Introduction 5
Contents 7
Track and field / arena 9
jumping 11
throwing 13
Ball sports / soccer 14
baseball 18
cricket 21
field hockey 23
rugby 25
American football 27
basketball 31
netball 33
volleyball 35
handball 37
Racket sports / table tennis 39
badminton 41
tennis 44
Gymnastics / trampoline 47
rhythmic gymnastics 48
gymnastics 49
Aquatic and nautical sports / water polo 55
swimming 57
diving 60
sailing 63
sailboard 64
rowing and sculling 65
canoe-kayak: whitewater 67
scuba diving 68
Combat sports / boxing 69
wrestling 72
judo 73
karate 75
aikido / kung fu 76
fencing 77
Strength sports / weightlifting 79
fitness equipment 80
Equestrian sports / show-jumping 83
riding 86
horse racing: turf 88
horse racing: harness racing 90
Precision and accuracy sports / billiards 91
archery 94
petanque 95
bowling 96
golf 98
Cycling / BMX 102
road racing 103
track cycling 104
mountain biking 105
Motor sports / car racing 106
motorcycling 109
snowmobile 112
personal watercraft / hydroplane 113
Winter sports / ice hockey 114
curling 117
speed skating 118
figure skating 123
bobsled 125
luge 126
skeleton 127
track 128
snowboarding 129
alpine skiing 131
ski resort 133
cross-country skiing 134
ski jumping 137
snowshoes 139
Sports on wheels / in-line skating 140
skateboarding 141
Aerial sports / parachuting 143
ballooning 144
hang gliding 145
Mountain sports / climbing 147
Outdoor leisure / camping 149
fishing 157
hunting 160
Games / cards 161
dice and dominoes 163
board games 164
jigsaw puzzle 167
video entertainment system 168
soccer table 169
Index 170