Is skiing deadly

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yes, people can die skiing. however, many skiing deaths are caused by irresponsibility, such as not wearing a helmet or skiing recklessly.

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What are different kinds of skiing?

There are two main parts of skiing which are sand skiing and snow skiing. classes include trick skiing and freestyle skiing.

Is cross country skiing the same as skiing?

There are several types of skiing and one of them is cross-country skiing.

Is freestyle skiing the same as aerial skiing?

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What are three types of skiing you could participate in?

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What types of skiing are there in the Olympics?

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What is the phobia for skiing?

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What is the difference between snow skiing and water skiing?

in water skiing you have a handle

Is nordic downhill skiing?

No, nordic skiing is same as cross-country skiing.

How is heli skiing different from other kinds of skiing?

The difference with Heli Skiing and normal Skiing is normal skiing you have chair lifts and lift lines. Whereas Heli skiing has a helicopter that takes you from the ground right up to the top

What is another name for back country skiing?

Back country skiing is where one hikes to the crest of a hill, and alpines down. A type of skiing similar to back country skiing is telemark skiing. Back country skiing has no synonyms.

How fast do pprofessionals ski?

It really depends on what form of skiing they do. If they are back bowl mountain skiers, I do not know exactly, but it is fast by skiing standards. In the olympics, there's the downhill races. they may reach 95 mph depending on the course. There is also a type of skiing called speed skiing where people lock themselves in a nearly immobilizing suit and bomb down grooves straight down a steep mountain slope. In this, people have exceeded 150 mph. A crash in this could easily be deadly.

What is cooler skiing or snowboarding?


What is the difference between alpine skiing in Olympics and regular alpine skiing?

alpine skiing in the Olympics is a race and regular alpine skiing is recreational.

What is crosscontry skiing?

*Cross country* skiing is where you are skiing on flat terrain. It's much more work than skiing down a hill.

Why is downhill skiing the most expensive skiing?

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Is Alpine downhill skiing the same as skiing?

Yes however in alpine skiing you tend to be in the Alps and no uphill cross country skiing is involved

Is freestyle skiing alpine skiing?

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What is the importance of strength in skiing?

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Which three events are a part of freestyle skiing?

Aerial skiing Mogul skiing and ski cross

How does skiing help you with sports?

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What is faster skiing or snow boarding?


Is skiing from Switzerland?

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