- Pub. Date: March 2009
- Publisher:Nelson, Thomas, Inc.
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An inside look at the heart and faith of sports heroes.
This feels like a Sports Illustrated photo-essay title! True Heroes of Sports provides a unique look at favorite athletic champions-both past and present. Combining the brilliant images of renowned sports photographer Tom DiPace with essays by sports author Steve Riach, this book profiles the greatest heroes in sports with candid insights into their triumphs and set-backs . . . and ultimately the love faith to capture the total persona of each hero. Featured athletes have been selected for their excellence in their sport and their contributions as a positive example in exhibiting sportsmanship, character, and champion heart.
• Scintillating, full-color sports photography
• Fascinating insights and behind-the-scenes stories of sports heroes
• Pullouts with career highlights
• Challenges to help readers bring out their own inner heroes
Steve Riach is a pioneer in bringing virtuous sports content to people the world over. An award-winning producer, director and writer of films, videos, television, and radio programming, and an acclaimed author, he has become one of the leading sports content creators in America.