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Yes, skiing was invented in Norway.

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What country played skiing first?

Skis were first invented in Norway.

Who invented the first skis and why did they invent them?

The first dated skiing was at Norway, historian tell that Skiing in earlier times were means of transportation. Mailman use to skis in mountains to deliver mails.

Where were water skis invented?

They were invented in 1922.

When were skis invented in America?

The were not invented in America, the were invented in Scandinavia.

Are skis made is Norway?

Yes. One of the world´s largest ski manufacturers is Madshus which factory is located in Biri, close to Lillehammer in Norway. Åsnes also has it´s production of skis in Norway in Voss.

When was water skis invented?


Who invented snow skis?

Dave olcone

How old did the kids in Norway learn to ski?

Everyone is born with skis on their feet.

What country and people invented skiing?

Norway or Scandinavia came up with cross-country skiing. The Vikings used it to get to various places. The French later took their idea and put alpine bindings on the skis.

Who invented the skis?

The first hints to the existence of skis are on 4500-5000 years old rock drawings , e.g. at Rødoy in Norway (discovered 1933) or at Steinkjer (discovered 2001), which depict a man on skis holding a stick. The oldest known ski, Kalvträsksidan was found in 1924 in a mire near the village of Kalvträsk in the municipality of Skellefteå, Sweden, and has been carbon dated to roughly 3200 B.C.

Who invented the snow skis?

sir kelp ingras saseski

Who invented twin tip skis?

Olin Mark IV comp invented the first twin tip skis. But it was not successfully marketed. It is the company that successfully marketed the first twin tip ski.

Where were the first pairs of skis found?

Skis weren't just found - they were invented. No single person is credited with the invention of the original ski. According to the International Skiing History Association, the first record of skis is from rock paintings and skis preserved in bogs that are at least 5,000 years old. These ancient skis were used by hunters and trappers.

What was unique about the torch relay for the1952 games in Norway?

There were no runners carrying the torch ... all carriers of the torch were on skis.

Who invented skis?

Skis have been in existence for about 5000 years from the evidence of rock drawings. The oldest known ski found was in Sweden and is estimated to be 3200 years old

What sports has Norway invented?


What different types of skis do Salomon make bindings for?

Salomon makes ski bindings for oversized skis, driver skis, Z10 and Z12 skis, steel skis, Guardian skis, various variety of STH skis and non-STH skis.

In modern times where and when was skiing invented?

Skiing was invented and first played at Norway.

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Where did skiing first origianate?

It was invented in Norway.

First person in Norway?

The first person in Norway was a pre-historic person. There is no names. People were in Norway before the concept of countries were invented.

What are flat skis?

skis sold without bindings are flat skis

What is the plural of ski?


What year were Jet Skis invented?

The year that jet ski's were invented was 1967. Jet ski's were invented by Clayton Jacobsen II of Arizona and they are considered the most entertaining aquatic activities.

Why were skis invented?

Skiing was invented because some people were having trouble going trough the snow, so they used animal bones that they hunted down.