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Boating Book Description:

Getting Started in Powerboating
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Robert J. Armstrong, Bob Armstrong
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-05-05 - Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

All the information you need to select the boat of your dreams, maneuver it like a master, and understand the rules and conventions of powerboating. Covers all powerboats - big and small, single-engine, twin-engine, outboard, sterndrive, trailerable and nontrailerable.
Getting Started in Sailboat Racing, 2nd Edition
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Adam Cort, Richard Stearns
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-05-14 - Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

Everything you need to know to work your way up the fleet--from the first start to winning the finish. Includes complete course in racing fundamentals, organized in the leg-by-leg nature of a typical sailboat race. Features important post-Olympic rule changes, an entirely new section on racing with asymmetrical spinnakers, scores
Sorensen's Guide to Powerboats, 2/E
Language: en
Pages: 512
Authors: Eric Sorensen
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-11-22 - Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

Eric Sorensen, a long-time boat tester, is a go-to expert on boat buying J.D. Power & Associates is the number-one authority in customer satisfaction Includes J.D. Powers’ well-known “Power Circle” ratings for dozens of boat brands organized into the six most popular market segments
The Encyclopedia of Tourism and Recreation in Marine Environments
Language: en
Pages: 587
Authors: Michael Lück
Categories: Travel
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: CABI

Marine tourism has become one of the fastest growing areas within the tourism industry. With the increased use of marine environments comes the need for informed planning and sustainable management as well as for the education and training of planners, managers and operators. Combining the disciplines of marine scientists and
Modern Sport Ethics: A Reference Handbook, 2nd Edition
Language: en
Pages: 396
Authors: Angela Lumpkin
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-12-12 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

The descriptions and examples of unethical behaviors in sport in this book will challenge readers to rethink how they view sport and question whether participating in sport builds character—especially at the youth and amateur levels. • Describes and analyzes key ethical issues, such as cheating, fair play, violence, discriminatory actions,