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Sport for older persons.

Sport for older persons.

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Published by Committee for the Development of Sport in Strasbourg .
Written in English

  • Sports for older people.,
  • Physical fitness for older people.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsCouncil of Europe. Committee for the Development of Sport.
    LC ClassificationsGV708.5 .S66 1985
    The Physical Object
    Paginationii, 91 p. :
    Number of Pages91
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2625974M
    LC Control Number85194815

      The elderly athletes redefining old age The sport is hugely popular and it is not purely the young who take part. Alex has put together many more examples of master athletes in her book of.

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