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There is freestyle, where you do tricks off jumps and rails.

There is slalom, where you race between two sets of poles.

Alpine skiing, or downhill skiing, where you just go skiing for the fun of it.

Cross country skiing, in which you push yourself forward on mostly flat terrain using your poles and skiis.

Well, there's some!

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