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Holding Serve

  • Couverture cartonnée
  • 272 Nombre de pages
Informationen zum Autor Mike Yorkey is the author, co-author, editor, or collaborator of one hundred books. He has written for The... Lire la suite
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Informationen zum Autor Mike Yorkey is the author, co-author, editor, or collaborator of one hundred books. He has written for The Los Angeles Times travel section, Skiing, Tennis Week, World Tennis, City Sports, and Racquet . He lives in Encinitas, California. Klappentext Tennis pro Michael Chang shares his personal story of faith, family, and the determination that made him one of America's greatest athletes. Zusammenfassung Often characterized as David facing Goliath on the tennis court, at 5'9" and 150 pounds Michael Chang is used to playing with the big hitters. What he lacks in stature, he makes up for in determination. A serious contender at any Grand Slam event, his bold statement of faith in God makes him a role model we can all look up to. "What's nice," Michael says, "is that, as long as my priorities are straight, I'm able to go out with the mentality to really leave the winning and losing up to the Lord." In Holding Serve readers get a unique glimpse at Team Chang, Michael's powerful family unit that he credits with much of his success. Michael also shares the story of how he became a Christian and the central role his faith has played in his achievements.

Auteur

Mike Yorkey is the author, co-author, editor, or collaborator of one hundred books. He has written for The Los Angeles Times travel section, Skiing, Tennis Week, World Tennis, City Sports, and Racquet. He lives in Encinitas, California.



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Tennis pro Michael Chang shares his personal story of faith, family, and the determination that made him one of America's greatest athletes.



Résumé
Often characterized as David facing Goliath on the tennis court, at 5'9" and 150 pounds Michael Chang is used to playing with the big hitters. What he lacks in stature, he makes up for in determination. A serious contender at any Grand Slam event, his bold statement of faith in God makes him a role model we can all look up to. "What's nice," Michael says, "is that, as long as my priorities are straight, I'm able to go out with the mentality to really leave the winning and losing up to the Lord." In Holding Serve readers get a unique glimpse at Team Chang, Michael's powerful family unit that he credits with much of his success. Michael also shares the story of how he became a Christian and the central role his faith has played in his achievements.

Détails sur le produit

Titre: Holding Serve
Sous-titre: Persevering On and Off the Court
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Code EAN: 9780785288220
ISBN: 978-0-7852-8822-0
Format: Couverture cartonnée
Editeur: Harper Collins (US)
Genre: Sociologie
nombre de pages: 272
Poids: 344g
Taille: H229mm x B152mm x T22mm
Parution: 15.04.2008
Année: 2008