pdf Women in Sport: Fifty Fearless Athletes Who Played to Win By Rachel Ignotofsky – Collateralloan.co

I bought this for a female friend who loves sport, and I wasn t disappointed She loved it there are a range of sports women from different backgrounds and abilities in this book, and it was beautifully decorated A lovely collector s book Women in Sport celebrates the success of the tough, bold and fearless women who paved the way for today s athletes The sportswomen featured include well known figures like tennis player Serena Williams and broadcaster Clare Balding, as well as lesser known pioneers like Gertrude Ederle, the first woman to swim the English Channel, and Keiko Fukuda, the highest ranked female judoka in history From the creator of the bestselling Women in Science, this richly illustrated book highlights the achievements and stories of fifty notable sportswomen from the s to today, including trailblazers, Olympians and record breakers in than forty sports It also contains infographics on topics such as muscle anatomy, pay and media statistics for female athletes, and influential women s teams Great book to provide girls with the back stories on how and what made women excel in sports Role models for future sportswomen A really good book to give young girls Hopefully it will inspire them I will be buying in this series to gift my niece. I didn t like this much, I mean, the women are great but the order put me off I would have preferred it to be in alphabetical order or something instead it was just random so I couldn t find them when I wanted them. My 15 year old daughter lives this book Highly recommend it Daughter loves this book My daughter can t put this down and is so inspired by the great ladies My granddaughter enjoys this recent present Lovely book bought as a gift for a sporty girl.