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Swimming


Swimming


$7.69


Whether they’re seasoned sports buffs or brand new to the game, your readers will dive into the Top Sport series. Each book offers solid skill lessons from experts, designed, to help children learn the right way to warm up, practice a skill, and improve their form.

The Swimming Lesson


The Swimming Lesson


$9.96


Cork is a short muskrat who can swim. Fuzz is a tall possum who can’t. They are best friends. Cork wants to teach Fuzz how to swim, but Fuzz isn’t so sure he wants to learn . . . . The funny story and adorable illustrations in this seventh Cork and Fuzz easy-to-read will delight beginning readers.

Swimming Anatomy


Swimming Anatomy


$19.69


See how to achieve stronger starts, more explosive turns, and faster times "Swimming Anatomy" will show you how to improve your performance by increasing muscle strength and optimizing the efficiency of every stroke. Swimming Anatomy includes 74 of the most effective swimming exercises, each with step-by-step descriptions and full-color anatomical illustrations highlighting the primary muscles in action. "Swimming Anatomy" goes beyond exercises by placing you on the starting block, in the water, and into the throes of competition. Illustrations of the active muscles for starts, turns, and the four competitive strokes (freestyle, breaststroke, butterfly, and backstroke) show you how each exercise is fundamentally linked to swimming performance. You’ll also learn how exercises can be modified to target specific areas, improve your form in the water, and minimize common swimming injuries. Best of all, you’ll learn how to put it all together to develop a training program based on your individual needs and goals. Whether you are training for a 50-meter freestyle race or the open-water stage of a triathlon, "Swimming Anatomy" will ensure you enter the water prepared to achieve every performance goal.

Breakthrough Swimming


Breakthrough Swimming


$3.95


Never before has one book taken such a comprehensive look at the evolution, science, and coaching application of competitive swimming. In "Breakthrough Swimming," legendary swimming coach and researcher Cecil Colwin provides a rich perspective on the development of the sport and explains major advances in stroke mechanics, training methods, and racing techniques. Accompanied by richly detailed illustrations, this engaging text is one of the most insightful written works on the sport. It makes clear sense out of the scientific principles and puts into context the historical changes in the sport. Not only will you gain a greater understanding of competitive swimming through its origins and evolution, but you’ll also gain these valuable skills: – Improve your stroke technique, starts, and turns.- Improve your feel of the water by learning to anticipate and effectively manipulate the reacting flow of the water.- Understand the hydrodynamics of swimming and learn how water reacts to the forces you apply with each swimming stroke.- Improve your conditioning and develop a better training program by understanding the principles of training.- Learn how to design different types of workouts to produce specific physiological effects.- Learn how to plan a seasonal program and how to relate your training to the pace of the race you intend to swim. The book includes a chapter contributed by Dr. David Pyne, sport physiologist to the 2000 Australian Olympic swimming team. Pyne covers the physiology of modern swimming training and the preparation of swimming teams for top-flight international competition. "Breakthrough Swimming" covers every aspect of competitive swimming from its spawning ground in early 19th-century England to the present day, including the profound changes that occurred in the last decade of the 20th century. The book also explains the societal changes of recent years, such as the advent of professional swimming and the specter of performance-enhancing drugs. Combining history with the latest innovations, "Breakthrough Swimming" is the definitive work on the past, present, and future of competitive swimming.

The Complete Guide to Swimming Breaststroke


The Complete Guide to Swimming Breaststroke


$12.98


The Complete Guide to Swimming Breaststroke is the perfect quick-fix for anyone wanting an easy to follow, concise and simplistic guide book. For the complete beginner, this book helps to learn and understand the basic stroke, and for the established swimmer to adjust and improve. The 21 fully illustrated exercises contained in this book cover all aspects of the stroke and can help any beginner to learn and practice, and any swimmer to eliminate bad habits and fine-tune their breaststroke.

The Complete Guide to Swimming Butterfly


The Complete Guide to Swimming Butterfly


$13.17


The Complete Guide to Swimming Butterfly is the perfect quick-fix for anyone wanting an easy to follow, concise and simplistic guide book. For the complete beginner, this book helps to learn and understand the basic stroke, and for the established swimmer to adjust and improve. The 16 fully illustrated exercises contained in this book cover all aspects of the stroke and can help any beginner to learn and practice, and any swimmer to eliminate bad habits and fine-tune their butterfly.

The Complete Guide to Swimming Backstroke


The Complete Guide to Swimming Backstroke


$13.17


The Complete Guide to Swimming Backstroke is the perfect quick-fix for anyone wanting an easy to follow, concise and simplistic guide book. For the complete beginner, this book helps to learn and understand the basic stroke, and for the established swimmer to adjust and improve. The 20 fully illustrated exercises contained in this book cover all aspects of the stroke and can help any beginner to learn and practice, and any swimmer to eliminate bad habits and fine-tune their backstroke.

Two Dogs Swimming


Two Dogs Swimming


$3.95


Two dogs. Whistle can jump. So can Spot. Whistle can run. So can Spot. Whistle can catch. So can Spot. Whistle can swim. Oh, no Can Spot learn a new trick?

Aquatastic: Swimming Made Simple


Aquatastic: Swimming Made Simple


$15.85


Aquatastic: Swimming Made Simple is for all individuals interested in the teaching of swimming. This book is easy to read, follow and understand for individuals of all abilities and backgrounds. This book will help everyone who is learning how to teach individuals to swim in a friendly and fun environment. The goal of my book is to help people teach themselves and others to swim in a fun and positive environment. Learning to swim will be fun while increasing one’s comfort level in the water. The goal here is to learn while you are having fun and you will not realize that you are swimming as it comes to you naturally. Safety will be stressed in all areas of the aquatic environment. The drowning rates in the United States are rising at an unbearable rate and something needs to be done. By teaching people Aquatastic, I will attempt to lower the drowning rates as people learn how to be safe in and around the aquatic environment.

VTech Splash and Learn Duck


VTech Splash and Learn Duck


$11.99


Rubber ducks have gone high-tech with the VTech Splash and Learn Duck. The cute duck floats in a ring and encourages play through phrases, exciting sounds, sing-along song and music. It’s great for teaching first words and listening skills. Using a water sensor, it reacts accordingly with swimming phrases when in and out of the water. Features moving non-electrical feet for interactive play. Light-up button plays fun bath song . Size H19.4, W12, D18cm. Batteries required: 1 x AA (included). For ages 6 months and over. EAN: 3417761188033 WARNING(S): Not suitable for children under 3 years old. Only for domestic use. Only to be used in water where the child is within its depth and under adult supervision. This toy does not provide protection.

The Complete Guide to Simple Swimming


The Complete Guide to Simple Swimming


$17.72


From terrified to terrific, ‘Simple Swimming’ is the book to help boost swimming ability. For the complete beginner, this book helps the terrified to understand and appreciate the water and for the established swimmer to adjust and correct the four basic swimming strokes. The 82 fully illustrated exercises contained in this book can help any beginner to learn and practice, and any swimmer to eliminate bad habits and fine tune their swimming. Mark Young is a well established swimming instructor with over twenty years experience of teaching thousands of adults and children to swim. He has taken nervous, frightened children and adults with a fear of water and made them happy and confident swimmers. He has also turned many of average ability into advanced swimmers. He has drawn on his experiences and countless successes to put together this simplistic methodical approach to swimming.

Coaching Swimming Successfully


Coaching Swimming Successfully


$21.14


Over the course of a distinguished coaching career, Dick Hannula led his high school teams to 24 consecutive state championships, was a two-time president of the American Swim Coaches Association, and is a member of the International Swimming Hall of Fame. Hannula shares more than 50 years of coaching experience and knowledge in "Coaching Swimming Successfully." With input from successful U.S. and international coaches, Hannula presents the latest stroke improvements for greater efficiency and speed as well as new instruction on underwater dolphin kicking techniques. Full practice plans help coaches accomplish more in each training session. Veteran and beginning coaches will learn how to motivate swimmers, become better communicators, and be prepared for the challenges of competitive meets. Hannula reveals his personal coaching philosophy and helps coaches develop their own code of ethics as they build a winning swimming program in and out of the pool. Detailed advice on how to evaluate swimmers’ performances in practice and in competition, as well as the entire swim program, makes this the complete guide to coaching the sport. No matter where you coach, "Coaching Swimming Successfully" will be the guide you refer to season after season.

Swimming with Sharks/Track Attack


Swimming with Sharks/Track Attack


$3.45


"Swimming with Sharks"Rita’s times aren’t fast enough to swim for the Sharks with her friends. To improve she must learn flip turns, but every time she tries, she gets water up her nose Jazz has an idea that might be the key to Rita’s success, but what if Rita comes in first on a slower team? Would she rather win or be with her friends? Or is there another way for Rita to swim with the Sharks? "Track Attack"Jazz loves being on a track team where she sprints fast as a lightning bolt. Her dad loves that she’s on the team, too. He’s her biggest fan—maybe too big a fan. He argues with the coach, yells at the ref, and screams his head off at every meet. Jazz loves to run, but can she focus on the race while Dad is having a track attack?

What Color Is Your Swimming Pool?


What Color Is Your Swimming Pool?


$3.95


This new edition completely demystifies pool systems and their care. Readers will learn how to select and care for pool components and how to establish easy cleaning and maintenance routines.



 Little Scuba Man


Little Scuba Man


$7.81


An evangelical story filled with vibrant aquatic illustrations. Tells the tale of an unborn baby boy named “Little Scuba Man” from inside his mother’s womb. He can see and hear as if he has his own big screen TV inside. Little Scuba Man’s Grandmother has painted his room as if it is completely under the sea with playful sea life swimming all around. He tells of the wisdom he learned from God before he was created and what he will learn on Earth to lead him to Heaven and Eternal Life.This story is filled with family love, laughs and heart-felt moments. An amazing book for children that also has the ability to impact the lives of adults. It is full of thought provoking information about God and all of his beautiful creations. Parents will want to read this to their unborn child until he learns to read it to them. It will definitely nourish your visual and auditory senses. Your child will be attentive to the beautiful illustrations while you are teaching him of God’s love and creations.It is my hope and prayer that this book will reach all the little children of the world, bless them and lead them to God.

 Little Scuba Man


Little Scuba Man


$9.99


An evangelical story filled with vibrant aquatic illustrations. Tells the tale of an unborn baby boy named “Little Scuba Man” from inside his mother’s womb. He can see and hear as if he has his own big screen TV inside. Little Scuba Man’s Grandmother has painted his room as if it is completely under the sea with playful sea life swimming all around. He tells of the wisdom he learned from God before he was created and what he will learn on Earth to lead him to Heaven and Eternal Life.This story is filled with family love, laughs and heart-felt moments. An amazing book for children that also has the ability to impact the lives of adults. It is full of thought provoking information about God and all of his beautiful creations. Parents will want to read this to their unborn child until he learns to read it to them. It will definitely nourish your visual and auditory senses. Your child will be attentive to the beautiful illustrations while you are teaching him of God’s love and creations.It is my hope and prayer that this book will reach all the little children of the world, bless them and lead them to God.

 Little Scuba Man


Little Scuba Man


$3.99


An evangelical story filled with vibrant aquatic illustrations. Tells the tale of an unborn baby boy named “Little Scuba Man” from inside his mother’s womb. He can see and hear as if he has his own big screen TV inside. Little Scuba Man’s Grandmother has painted his room as if it is completely under the sea with playful sea life swimming all around. He tells of the wisdom he learned from God before he was created and what he will learn on Earth to lead him to Heaven and Eternal Life.This story is filled with family love, laughs and heart-felt moments. An amazing book for children that also has the ability to impact the lives of adults. It is full of thought provoking information about God and all of his beautiful creations. Parents will want to read this to their unborn child until he learns to read it to them. It will definitely nourish your visual and auditory senses. Your child will be attentive to the beautiful illustrations while you are teaching him of God’s love and creations.It is my hope and prayer that this book will reach all the little children of the world, bless them and lead them to God.

 ...And Then They Won Gold: Stepping Stones to Swimming Excellence - Volume 1


…And Then They Won Gold: Stepping Stones to Swimming Excellence – Volume 1


$9.99


Learn how eight of the greatest male swimmers in recent swimming history progressed from summer league swimming to collectively win 28 Olympic Gold Medals.Included are technique tips from the swimmers themselves and practice samples from each stageof their development. The legendary swimmers included are:Matt Biondi – Olympics 84, 88, 92Dave Berkoff – Olympics 88, 92Mike Barrowman – Olympics 88, 92Josh Davis – Olympics 96, 2000Lenny Krayzelburg – Olympics 2000, 2004Ian Crocker – Olympics 2000, 04, 08Grant Hackett – Olympics 2000, 04, 08Aaron Peirsol – Olympics 2000, 04, 08“With his latest book…And Then They Won Gold, coach and author Chuck Warner solidifies his position as the John C. Maxwell and Malcom Gladwell of Swimming, by explaining success and emphasizing the importance of the idea that Talent alone is never enough.”-Bruce Wigo, Chief Executive Director, International Swimming Hall of Fame

 ...And Then They Won Gold: Stepping Stones to Swimming Excellence - Volume 1


…And Then They Won Gold: Stepping Stones to Swimming Excellence – Volume 1


$6.42


Learn how eight of the greatest male swimmers in recent swimming history progressed from summer league swimming to collectively win 28 Olympic Gold Medals.Included are technique tips from the swimmers themselves and practice samples from each stageof their development. The legendary swimmers included are:Matt Biondi – Olympics 84, 88, 92Dave Berkoff – Olympics 88, 92Mike Barrowman – Olympics 88, 92Josh Davis – Olympics 96, 2000Lenny Krayzelburg – Olympics 2000, 2004Ian Crocker – Olympics 2000, 04, 08Grant Hackett – Olympics 2000, 04, 08Aaron Peirsol – Olympics 2000, 04, 08“With his latest book…And Then They Won Gold, coach and author Chuck Warner solidifies his position as the John C. Maxwell and Malcom Gladwell of Swimming, by explaining success and emphasizing the importance of the idea that Talent alone is never enough.”-Bruce Wigo, Chief Executive Director, International Swimming Hall of Fame

 ...And Then They Won Gold: Stepping Stones to Swimming Excellence - Volume 1


…And Then They Won Gold: Stepping Stones to Swimming Excellence – Volume 1


$10.23


Learn how eight of the greatest male swimmers in recent swimming history progressed from summer league swimming to collectively win 28 Olympic Gold Medals.Included are technique tips from the swimmers themselves and practice samples from each stageof their development. The legendary swimmers included are:Matt Biondi – Olympics 84, 88, 92Dave Berkoff – Olympics 88, 92Mike Barrowman – Olympics 88, 92Josh Davis – Olympics 96, 2000Lenny Krayzelburg – Olympics 2000, 2004Ian Crocker – Olympics 2000, 04, 08Grant Hackett – Olympics 2000, 04, 08Aaron Peirsol – Olympics 2000, 04, 08“With his latest book…And Then They Won Gold, coach and author Chuck Warner solidifies his position as the John C. Maxwell and Malcom Gladwell of Swimming, by explaining success and emphasizing the importance of the idea that Talent alone is never enough.”-Bruce Wigo, Chief Executive Director, International Swimming Hall of Fame

 ...and Then They Won Gold: Stepping Stones to Swimming Excellence


…and Then They Won Gold: Stepping Stones to Swimming Excellence


$17.61


Used – Learn how eight of the greatest male swimmers in recent swimming history progressed from summer league swimming to collectively win 28 Olympic Gold Medals. Included are technique tips from the swimmers themselves and practice samples from each stage of their development. The legendary swimmers included are: Matt Biondi – Olympics 84, 88, 92 Dave Berkoff – Olympics 88, 92 Mike Barrowman – Olympics 88, 92 Josh Davis – Olympics 96, 2000 Lenny Krayzelburg – Olympics 2000, 2004 Ian Crocker – O

 ...and Then They Won Gold: Stepping Stones to Swimming Excellence


…and Then They Won Gold: Stepping Stones to Swimming Excellence


$15.43


New – Learn how eight of the greatest male swimmers in recent swimming history progressed from summer league swimming to collectively win 28 Olympic Gold Medals. Included are technique tips from the swimmers themselves and practice samples from each stage of their development. The legendary swimmers included are: Matt Biondi – Olympics 84, 88, 92 Dave Berkoff – Olympics 88, 92 Mike Barrowman – Olympics 88, 92 Josh Davis – Olympics 96, 2000 Lenny Krayzelburg – Olympics 2000, 2004 Ian Crocker – Ol

 ...and Then They Won Gold: Stepping Stones to Swimming Excellence


…and Then They Won Gold: Stepping Stones to Swimming Excellence


$15.32


Used – Learn how eight of the greatest male swimmers in recent swimming history progressed from summer league swimming to collectively win 28 Olympic Gold Medals. Included are technique tips from the swimmers themselves and practice samples from each stage of their development. The legendary swimmers included are: Matt Biondi – Olympics 84, 88, 92 Dave Berkoff – Olympics 88, 92 Mike Barrowman – Olympics 88, 92 Josh Davis – Olympics 96, 2000 Lenny Krayzelburg – Olympics 2000, 2004 Ian Crocker – O

 1 Is One


1 Is One


$5.05


“1 is one duckling swimming in a dish 2 is two sisters making a wish” “”There will, of course, always be children who must learn to count. Teach them also to enjoy the process and to count those things that are most important to them. Eighteen stars twinkling in the sky and twelve baby birds learning how to sing are an excellent start.”" Tasha Tudor

 1 Is One


1 Is One


$4.41


1 is one duckling swimming in a dish2 is two sisters making a wish“There will, of course, always be children who must learn to count. Teach them also to enjoy the process and to count those things that are most important to them. Eighteen stars twinkling in the sky and twelve baby birds learning how to sing are an excellent start.” —Tasha Tudor, author and illustrator of 1 Is One This Caldecott Honor eBook includes audio.

 1 Is One


1 Is One


$7.99


1 is one duckling swimming in a dish2 is two sisters making a wish“There will, of course, always be children who must learn to count. Teach them also to enjoy the process and to count those things that are most important to them. Eighteen stars twinkling in the sky and twelve baby birds learning how to sing are an excellent start.” —Tasha Tudor, author and illustrator of 1 Is One This Caldecott Honor eBook includes audio.

 1 Is One


1 Is One


$8.99


1 is one duckling swimming in a dish2 is two sisters making a wish“There will, of course, always be children who must learn to count. Teach them also to enjoy the process and to count those things that are most important to them. Eighteen stars twinkling in the sky and twelve baby birds learning how to sing are an excellent start.” —Tasha Tudor, author and illustrator of 1 Is One This Caldecott Honor eBook includes audio.

 10 Things You Should Know about Dinosaurs


10 Things You Should Know about Dinosaurs


$0.61


Used – This fun and fact-filled series brings to life the most dangerous creatures in the animal kingdom. Each animal’s fascinating and quirky characteristics are explored, including the hunting habits of dinosaurs, the swimming skills of spiders, and the parental nature of pumas. Engaging, full-page illustration and short learning activities enhance exciting fact. This introduction to dinosaurs takes children back in time to learn about the lives and habits of these ancient creatures, including

 10 Things You Should Know about Dinosaurs


10 Things You Should Know about Dinosaurs


$10.97


Used – This fun and fact-filled series brings to life the most dangerous creatures in the animal kingdom. Each animal’s fascinating and quirky characteristics are explored, including the hunting habits of dinosaurs, the swimming skills of spiders, and the parental nature of pumas. Engaging, full-page illustration and short learning activities enhance exciting fact. This introduction to dinosaurs takes children back in time to learn about the lives and habits of these ancient creatures, including

 101 Facts About Eagles


101 Facts About Eagles


$26


Which predator can smell its prey from twenty miles away? What separates the lion from all the other cats? How does an eagle soar without flapping its wings? 101 Facts About Predators answers all these questions and more about slinking, swimming, swooping, and pouncing predators. Best of all, these books are packed with amazing photos of wild creatures that must kill to survive. Find out about the world’s largest tree nest and the smallest eagle species. In 101 Facts About Eagles, you’ll also learn about the four main groups of eagles and what they eat.

 101 Facts About Lions


101 Facts About Lions


$26


Which predator can smell its prey from twenty miles away? What separates the lion from all the other cats? How does an eagle soar without flapping its wings? 101 Facts About Predators answers all these questions and more about slinking, swimming, swooping, and pouncing predators. Best of all, these books are packed with amazing photos of wild creatures that must kill to survive. Find out where lions still roam and how they hunt together in groups. In 101 Facts About Lions, you’ll also learn what makes a lion roar.

 101 Facts About Sharks


101 Facts About Sharks


$26


Which predator can smell its prey from twenty miles away? What separates the lion from all the other cats? How does an eagle soar without flapping its wings? 101 Facts About Predators answers all these questions and more about slinking, swimming, swooping, and pouncing predators. Best of all, these books are packed with amazing photos of wild creatures that must kill to survive. Find out how sharks stay afloat and why their teeth are so important. In 101 Facts About Sharks, you’ll also learn why some sharks always keep swimming.

 101 Facts About Tigers


101 Facts About Tigers


$26


Which predator can smell its prey from twenty miles away? What separates the lion from all the other cats? How does an eagle soar without flapping its wings? 101 Facts About Predators answers all these questions and more about slinking, swimming, swooping, and pouncing predators. Best of all, these books are packed with amazing photos of wild creatures that must kill to survive. Find out how a tiger’s stripes help protect it and why tigers stalk their pray. In 101 Facts About Tigers, you’ll also learn how a tiger hides its leftovers from other hunters.

 2012 International Swimming Pool and Spa Code Commentary


2012 International Swimming Pool and Spa Code Commentary


$98.82


Experience the power of the International Code Council’s Code Commentary series The INTERNATIONAL SWIMMING POOL CODE COMMENTARY takes the first comprehensive swimming pool code and pairs it with detailed commentaries that explore its practical applications. These commentaries investigate the historical context for the code, the rationale that drives many of its requirements, its implications in real-world settings, and the potential consequences when it is not followed properly. Coverage includes the design, installation and inspection of aquatic facilities, based on the current ANSI (APSP) standards, technology, and code provisions. The end result: an innovative tool that you can use to advance your understanding of the 2012 International Swimming Pool Code. Check out our app, DEWALT Mobile Pro . This free app is a construction calculator with integrated reference materials and access to hundreds of additional calculations as add-ons. To learn more, visit dewalt.com/mobilepro.

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