WorldCat Identities

Ryan, Frank 1917-

Overview
Works: 25 works in 82 publications in 3 languages and 4,956 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: GV837, 797.21
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Frank Ryan
Gymnastics for girls by Frank Ryan( Book )

11 editions published between 1976 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sports and psychology by Frank Ryan( Book )

10 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and Spanish and held by 667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Weight training by Frank Ryan( Book )

10 editions published between 1969 and 1978 in 3 languages and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seeks to develop coordinated power in the athlete by means of programed work-outs, analyzing the muscular needs of different sports and offering specific exercises to meet them
Butterfly swimming by Frank Ryan( Book )

3 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides training suggestions for developing and improving the butterfly stroke, the newest and most strenuous of the racing strokes
Backstroke swimming by Frank Ryan( Book )

3 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces modern backstroke techniques in text and photographs
Breaststroke swimming by Frank Ryan( Book )

4 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photographs introduce breast stroke techniques useful in competition swimming
Pole vault by Frank Ryan( Book )

4 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Freestyle swimming by Frank Ryan( Book )

3 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photographs explain the techniques of correct breathing and proper form in competitive freestyle swimming. Includes poolside exercises
Shot-put by Frank Ryan( Book )

2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the equipment and rules of shot-putting and with the aid of photographs of champions discusses the training for and techniques of this sport
High jump by Frank Ryan( Book )

5 editions published between 1969 and 1971 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sprint by Frank Ryan( Book )

5 editions published between 1972 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the sprint technique which calls for the fastest, most efficient burst of speed possible, stressing that it is a skill anyone can learn
Discus by Frank Ryan( Book )

3 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photographs introduce the technique of discus throwing
Jumping for joy by Frank Ryan( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the history and techniques of the four jumps featured in track and field events: the high jump, the pole vault, the long jump, and the triple jump
Swimming skills : freestyle, butterfly, backstroke, breaststroke by Frank Ryan( Book )

6 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Hurdles( Visual )

1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Illustrates the techniques of the hurdle through slow motion, stop action, and close-up photography
The Discus( Visual )

1 edition published in 1959 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the principles of discus throwing. Slow motion, stop action, and close-up shots of beginning students illustrate techniques
Pole vault( Visual )

1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the principles of pole vaulting through slow motion, stop action and close-up shots
Shot-put( Visual )

1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the principles of shot put using slow motion, stop action, and close-up shots
The Running broad jump( Visual )

1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows the principles of the broad jump in regular motion, slow motion, stop action, and close-up shots of a beginning student
The throwing events by Frank Ryan( Visual )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides instruction and coaching in shotput, discus, and javelin throws, stressing principles of techniques and effective throwing form. Includes physical exercises as an integral part of the program
 
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