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The Resource The end of the perfect 10 : the making and breaking of gymnastics' top score --from Nadia to now, Dvora Meyers

The end of the perfect 10 : the making and breaking of gymnastics' top score --from Nadia to now, Dvora Meyers

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The end of the perfect 10 : the making and breaking of gymnastics' top score --from Nadia to now
Title
The end of the perfect 10
Title remainder
the making and breaking of gymnastics' top score --from Nadia to now
Statement of responsibility
Dvora Meyers
Title variation
End of the perfect ten
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In The end of the perfect 10, Dvora Meyers provides an account of the controversial world of gymnastics, the recent changes to the scoring system, and what these changes mean for the future of American gymnastics
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Meyers, Dvora
Dewey number
796.4409
Index
index present
LC call number
GV461
LC item number
.M46 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gymnastics
  • Gymnasts
Label
The end of the perfect 10 : the making and breaking of gymnastics' top score --from Nadia to now, Dvora Meyers
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-309) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: New ways to score. Sinew and spandex : the first--and last--perfect 10s ; I don't care about your art : how gymnastics became less artistic and more athletic after Nadia ; Peak 10 : how gymnastics' most popular score reached its breaking point ; Blame it on the men : the 2004 Olympics and the end of the 10 ; New code, new gymnast : the rise of Simone Biles -- Part II: New ways to train. The guinea pig generation : the 2000 Olympic team and the blueprint for American gymnastics success ; Camp Karolyi : inside the National Team training camp system ; A tale of two gyms : the new wave of American coaches ; The winners and losers of the new system ; The perfect 10 : the college years -- Conclusion : The 10 is not a time machine
Control code
1673482
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Touchstone hardcover edition.
Extent
xvi, 319 pages
Isbn
9781501101366
Lccn
2015049288
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1673482
  • (OCoLC)948572767
Label
The end of the perfect 10 : the making and breaking of gymnastics' top score --from Nadia to now, Dvora Meyers
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-309) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: New ways to score. Sinew and spandex : the first--and last--perfect 10s ; I don't care about your art : how gymnastics became less artistic and more athletic after Nadia ; Peak 10 : how gymnastics' most popular score reached its breaking point ; Blame it on the men : the 2004 Olympics and the end of the 10 ; New code, new gymnast : the rise of Simone Biles -- Part II: New ways to train. The guinea pig generation : the 2000 Olympic team and the blueprint for American gymnastics success ; Camp Karolyi : inside the National Team training camp system ; A tale of two gyms : the new wave of American coaches ; The winners and losers of the new system ; The perfect 10 : the college years -- Conclusion : The 10 is not a time machine
Control code
1673482
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Touchstone hardcover edition.
Extent
xvi, 319 pages
Isbn
9781501101366
Lccn
2015049288
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1673482
  • (OCoLC)948572767

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