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Lacrosse for dummies

Author: Jim Hinkson; Joe Lombardi
Publisher: Mississauga, ON : J. Wiley and Sons Canada, ©2010.
Series: --For dummies.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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How to play, improve one's game--and become a better fan of--lacrosse. With its new ten-year deal with ESPN in 2007, and weekly airtime on ESPN2, lacrosse has hit the big times. Once a Native American pastime, lacrosse is now a major league franchise with almost half a million players in organized teams. For newcomers to the game, Lacrosse For Dummies provides all the basics to the sport, outlining its rules of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Hinkson, Jim.
Lacrosse for dummies.
Mississauga, ON : J. Wiley and Sons Canada, ©2020
(OCoLC)496484061
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jim Hinkson; Joe Lombardi
ISBN: 9780470677391 0470677392 9780470677407 0470677406
OCLC Number: 608741396
Description: 1 online resource (xxvi, 330 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Getting started. Lacrosse and you --
Suiting up: buying the right equipment --
Meeting the team --
Laying down the (lacrosse) law --
Playing lacrosse . Getting the ball into the goal: developing offensive skills --
Putting the ball into the goal: shooting fundamentals --
Keeping the ball out of the goal: developing defensive skills --
Goaltending --
The possession game --
Practicing team offense and defense --
Calling on the Special Forces: specialty teams --
Becoming a better lacrosse player--physically and mentally --
Coaching lacrosse. Fundamentals of coaching lacrosse --Developing your coaching philosophy for the offence --
Coaching defensively --
Following lacrosse: the fan's point of view. How to watch lacrosse --
Getting in the game --
Keeping up with the pros --
The part of tens . Ten of the greatest men's and women's lacrosse players --
Ten reasons to get excited about lacrosse --
Ten interesting facts about lacrosse.
Series Title: --For dummies.
Responsibility: by Jim Hinkson and Joe Lombardi.

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How to play, improve one's game-and become a better fan of- lacrosse With its new ten-year deal with ESPN in 2007, and weekly airtime on ESPN2, lacrosse has hit the big times. Once a Native American  Read more...

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