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Contemporary cross-country skiing

Pat Thornton

Contemporary cross-country skiing

by Pat Thornton

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Published by Contemporary Books in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cross-country skiing

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPat Thornton.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination100 p. :
    Number of Pages100
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23254431M
    ISBN 100809275570, 0809276461

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    Also during World War II, the United States Army 10th Mountain Division was established and trained for ski combat. They were deployed in Italy. Contemporary usage. Swedish, Finnish and Norwegian defense forces use skis in cross country skiing but also by pulling squads of soldiers with tracked transport vehicles or snow mobiles. Author’s Note: This article “The Mystique of Cross-Country Skiing in California.”That book is available in English as a book/ebook and also as an ebook in el coverage on Northern California occurs in my latest travel guidebook/ebook Northern California History Travel Adventures: 35 Suggested my travel guidebooks/ebooks on California can be seen on my Amazon Author.

    The sport of cross-country skiing encompasses a variety of formats for cross-country skiing races over courses of varying lengths according to rules sanctioned by the International Ski Federation and by various national organizations, such as the U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association (USSA) and Cross Country Ski Canada. International competitions include the FIS Nordic World Ski Championships Highest governing body: FIS. Modern cross-country skiing is similar to the original form of skiing, from which all skiing disciplines evolved, including alpine skiing, ski jumping and Telemark skiing. Skiers propel themselves either by striding forward (classic style) or side-to-side in a skating motion (skate skiing), aided by arms pushing on ski poles against the ent: Skis, poles, boots, bindings.


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out of 5 stars Best Book on Cross-Country Ski Preparation on the Market" Reviewed in the United States on March 1, I noticed your ad in a recent issue of Cross Country Skier and decided to Cited by: 2. the all-mountain skier: the way to expert skiing; history of skiing.

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The scene portraying the rescue of infant prince Haakon Haakonson by Birkebeiner warriors during the winter of is also one of the most enduring images of cross country skiing in the world. It has been adopted by several race organizations around the world and in its native Norway is revered as much as any patriotic or religious symbol.

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Development of synthetic xc skis in 2. Development of the waxless based ski in the early 's, most notably the Trak ski with synthetic fishscales on the. And even though contemporary classic cross-country skis are superior to their millennia-old predecessors, and skiing as a means of survival has taken a back seat to skiing for enjoyment and sport, the drive for efficient and effective travel over snow remains.

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