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Skis were first invented in Norway.

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In modern times where and when was skiing invented?

Skiing was invented and first played at Norway.

Is cross country skiing the same as skiing?

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

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.

Where is skiing is played?

First of all, not to be a hater but skiing is not played, it is just simply done. And skiing happens in every single continent in the world. Even Africa offers some terrain.

What are five of the winter Olympic games played?

Alpine skiing, figure skating, ice hockey, bobsledding and cross country skiing.

What is faster cross-country skiing or running?

Cross-country skiing.

What is Olympic cross-country skiing?

Olympic cross-country skiing is many people racing to see who can get to the finish line faster by cross-country skiing, or skiing on flat land.

How do you score in cross country skiing?

It is a race, the winner is the first to arrive

How is freestyle skiing played?

Freestyle Skiing is played: It is and acrobatic for of technical and aerial skiing

What is croos country skiing?

Cross-country skiing is a sport of skiing over the countryside rather than on downhill runs.

What is the history of skiing?

The First Skiing Skiing may have come from snowshoeing. Though the history of skiing is somewhat obscure, we do know that the first type of skiing was cross country skiing. Down hill skiing evolved later on. The First Ski Poles The first ski poles evolved from walking sticks. They were first used by snowshoers, for balance. Down Hill Skiing Down hill skiing came during a modern era. Sondre Norheim constructed birch bindings, which could be the first stiff bindings. Later on, in 1896, Matthias Zdarsky created firmer bindings. With Zdarsky's bindings, skiers could turn and move about better on skis. Resources Skiing History - The History of Skiing History of Skiing History of skiing - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Is nordic downhill skiing?

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

What types of skiing are there in the Olympics?

Alpine Skiing, Cross Country Skiing, Free-Style Skiing, Ski Jumping

Skiing is played when?

Skiing isn't played. But you do it when it is winter and there is snow on a ski hill

What are three types of skiing you could participate in?

Water skiing, Downhill skiing, cross country skiing, freestyle skiing, ski jumping, so on.

When was cross country skiing invented as a competitive sport?

It is not exactly clear when cross country skiing was invented as a competitive sport. It is accepted the first competitive races were held in Norway in 1879 and it has grown from there.

How is nordic combined played?

Nordic combination is the combination of ski jumping and cross-country skiing.

What Cross country skiing how the sport is played or judged or scored?

can you explain your question more better!

Which country did skiing come from?

Skiing originally comes from Norway.

What is another name for cross-country skiing?

Nordic skiing.

Is nordic skiing the same as cross country skiing?


What is cross-country skiing also called?

Nordic skiing.

What country does the word skiing come from?

Skiing is originally from Norway.

What is the another name for Nordic skiing?

Cross-country skiing.

What is cross-country skiing?

skiing on basically flat terrain