Athletics, Track: 100 Meters, 200 Meters, Relays, Hurdles, and Lots, Lots More
The Zeke's Olympic Pocket Guide series is a fun and informative peek at the upcoming Summer Olympics in Sydney, Australia. Showing readers the skills, training, and determination needed for athletes to excel in their various sporting events, these guides use a winning combination of facts, humorous illustrations, inspiring text, and vivid photographs. So team up with author Jason Page and illustrator John Alston as they present eight guides that are sure to bring home the gold!
On your marks, get set, read! In this entertaining look at the Olympic track events, young readers discover how running events originated, fun facts about each one, current record-holders, and more. From the speedy 100 meter dash to the grueling marathon, see what it will take to bring home the gold in Sydney!