|Catch a wave and hurtle down mountains of water with the greatest surfers in the world! Kids will meet the champions of surfing, explore the history of the sport, and discover the techniques used to perform breathtaking stunts in competitions. Fast-paced narratives and full-color photos will engage young readers in the excitement of this extreme adventure sport. A gear page shows the equipment and safety features used by pros and beginners alike.|
From the Publisher:
Looks at the early origins of surfing in Hawaii, its subsequent history, the state of surfing today, and some of the different elements that make up the sport.