Extreme Snowboarding with Lindsey Jacobellis


Author O'Neal, Claire
Binding Library Bound
Copyright 2009
Dewey Number 796.939
Dimensions 6.5 x 9.25
Interest Level Primary
Reading Level 3.5
Series Extreme Sports
Series ISBN 9781584155249
Pages 32
Subject Lindsey, Extreme Sports, Jacobellis, Snowboarders, Snowboarding

Extreme Snowboarding with Lindsey Jacobellis

At ten years old, Lindsey Jacobellis first picked up a snowboard after watching her big brother try it out. Soon she was racing the older boys down the slopesand beating them. Today, Lindsey is the worlds most successful extreme sports competitor in boardercrossa turning, jumping, heart-stopping downhill race on snowboardsand the halfpipea high-flying stylized snowboarding show. On the snow, a driven, fierce athlete emerges from this well-spoken woman with trademark curly blond hair. Her phenomenal talent has taken her from countryside Connecticut to mountains around the world, where she has medaled in a series of X Games, the World Cup, and the Olympics. What a ride!

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