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TitlePickleball / by Mo Nard, Reine Steel, Diana Landau, and Carl Landau.
AuthorNard, Mo, author.
Call No796.348 NAR
CollectionAdult 700-799
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LocationCirc StatusCall NoIssue Name
WinamacAvailable796.348 NAR 

Catalog Details

International Standard Book Number 9781119895138 pbk
International Standard Book Number 1119895138 pbk
Personal Name Nard, Mo, author.
Title Statement Pickleball / by Mo Nard, Reine Steel, Diana Landau, and Carl Landau.
Varying Form of Title Pickleball for dummies.
Production, Publication, Distribution, Manufacture, and Copyright Notice ©2022.
Production, Publication, Distribution, Manufacture, and Copyright Notice Hoboken, NJ : John Wiley and Sons, Inc., [2022]
Physical Description xiii, 426 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Content Type still image sti rdacontent.
Content Type text txt rdacontent.
Media Type unmediated n rdamedia.
Carrier Type volume nc rdacarrier.
Series Statement For dummies.
General Note "Discover the fastest-growing sport in America. Learn to server, drop, drive, and dink with winning results. Join the super-fun and social game anyone can play"--Cover.
General Note "Learning made easy"--Cover.
General Note Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note Introduction -- Part 1: Starting out: let the dinking begin! Welcome to your new favorite sport ; Playing by the rules ; Shifting into gear: equipment and apparel ; Heading to the courts ; Transitioning from other sports: you can do this! -- Part 2: Getting into the swing of things. Building solid FUNdamentals ; Starting the point: the first three shots ; Dinking: the game within a game ; The big thrill: volleys, smashes, and lobs ; Achy, breaky: preventing injuries and managing physical limitations -- Part 3: Mastering pickleball strategy. Playing smarter: basic doubles strategies ; Diving deeper: intermediate to advanced doubles strategies ; Going solo: singles strategy -- Part 4: Improving and competing: living with obsessive pickleball disorder (OPD). Leveling up: advanced skills you'll need ; Strengthening your mental game: use your noggin! ; Improving your game: DIY or with an expert ; Playing tournaments -- Part 5: Enjoying the wider world of pickleball. So social: jumping into the pickleball scene ; Becoming more involved -- Part 6: The part of tens. Ten pickleball pet peeves ; Ten common pickleball mistakes and how to fix them.
Summary, Etc. "The game with the funny name was created in the 1960s and is, today, the fastest growing sport in America. We take you through the hows of the game. In true Dummies fashion, the material is easy to understand and appropriate for newbies as well as advanced players. We cover it all from scoring, serving, dinking, places to play, and getting more involved in the community. No need to be intimidated - you've got Dummies on your side of the court to give you all the best tips and tricks from expert authors. If you're in a pickle because you don't know anything about this popular game, Pickleball For Dummies will teach you everything you need to know. Inside: learn the rules and stroke fundamentals; introduction to the fun, social aspects of the game; advanced strategies that will raise an experienced player to next level; and tips for tournament players and club organizers." -- Provided by publisher.
Subject Added Entry - Topical Term Pickleball (Game) Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Subject Added Entry - Topical Term Racket games Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Index Term-Genre/Form Handbooks and manuals. lcgft.
Added Entry, Personal Name Steel, Reine, author.
Added Entry, Personal Name Landau, Diana (Pickleball), author.
Added Entry, Personal Name Landau, Carl, 1956- author.
Series Added Entry-Uniform Title --For dummies.
Location 796.348 NAR 31662001738939

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