BadmintonBook - 2002
The bestselling Skills of the Game series provides in-depth instruction for players and coaches, written by leading names in the field. Badminton - Skills of the Game describes a game of skill, deception and finesse that has rightly made it the world's most popular racket sport. Written for players wanting a better knowledge of the game as well as for coaches and teachers looking for new ideas, this book explains the game from the basics to advanced shots and game tactics. Overview of the game through to advice on match play and fitness programmes. Training and practice exercises, plus ideas for coaching juniors. Fully illustrated with instructional photography and line drawings. "Mark's enthusiasm, commitment and easy style of communication have made him a popular coach and created a demand for his services both with senior players and schools." Roger Ewing - Director of Badminton Association of England AUTHOR: Mark Golds played badminton for England: he now plays for Cheshire's first team and is a full-time coach. His natural enthusiasm for the game has made him a successful name on the sidelines. 56 b/w photographs
Publisher: Wiltshire : Crowood Press, c2002.
Characteristics: 96 p. :,ill. ;,24 cm.