For ages 6-12. It's no surprise that snowboarding is one of the world's fastest growing sports. Extreme snowboarders have mastered every kind of terrain, from natural gullies to the halfpipe. Snowboarding has even become an Olympic sport! In this book, children will learn about: snowboarding's history; the different styles of riding; types of competitions; today's top professionals.Kalman, Bobbie is the author of 'Extreme Snowboarding', published 2004 under ISBN 9780778716723 and ISBN 0778716724.