Biathlon, cross-country, ski jumping, and nordic combined by Kylie Burns

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  • Skis and skiing -- Juvenile literature,
  • Skis and skiing,
  • Biathlon -- Juvenile literature,
  • Cross-country skiing -- Juvenile literature,
  • Ski jumping -- Juvenile literature,
  • Winter Olympics -- Juvenile literature,
  • Sports -- Juvenile literature

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Have you ever wanted to fly like a bird or ski at top speed across snowy terrain? Can you imagine racing on skis across the countryside only to stop periodically to fire shots at targets at rapid-fire speed? In this book, you"ll experience the excitement of Olympic ski jumping, cross country skiing, and biathlon. You"ll learn amazing facts about the history of each sport, the training it takes to be a top athlete, and the high-tech equipment used by competitors.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 31) and index.

Book details

Statementby Kylie Burns.
GenreJuvenile literature
SeriesWinter Olympic sports, Winter Olympic sports (Crabtree Publishing Company)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGV854.315 .B87 2010
The Physical Object
Pagination32 p. :
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24094087M
ISBN 100778740218, 0778740404
ISBN 109780778740216, 9780778740407
LC Control Number2009021490

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Athletes have the opportunity to participate at the beginner level as little as one day per week. The FIS Nordic World Ski Championships is a biennial nordic skiing event organized by the International Ski Federation (FIS). The World Championships was started in for men and opened for women's participation in World Championship events include nordic skiing's three disciplines: cross-country skiing, ski jumping, and nordic combined (the latter being a combination sport consisting Date(s): February–March.

Nordic Combined is an Olympic event that is comprised of the sports of Ski Jumping and Cross Country skiing. Athletes first compete in a ski jump where they collect points that determine the start order in a pursuit style cross country and nordic combined book.

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Founded inNYSEF has since grown to include 7 disciplines, 5 training venues and over athletes, some of. Nordic Combined at PyeongChang Venues: Alpensia Ski Jumping Centre, Alpensia Cross-Country Skiing Centre Competition Dates: Febru 20, 22 (Days 5, 11, 13) Events: 3 (3 men) Nordic combined incorporates ski jumping and cross-country skiing.

It is the last sport on the Olympic program that is contested only by men. biathlon | ski jumping | cross-country skiing | nordic combined The city of Lausanne has been elected as host for the youth olympic games on july31th, during the CIO meeting in Kuala Lumpur.

The third youth olympic games will take place in the Canton of Vaud, Switzerland, and in the France neighborhood, at the nordic stadium of Les. History. The first major competition was held in in Oslo at the first Holmenkollen ski jump. King Olav V of Norway was an able jumper and competed in the Holmenkollen Ski Festival in the s.

It was in the Winter Olympics and has been on the program ever since. Until the s, the cross-country race was held first, followed by the ski played:Holmenkollen Ski Festival, Oslo. Snow Sport Science Alpine Skiing, Biathlon, Cross Country, Freestyle, Halfpipe, Moguls, Nordic Combined, Ski Jumping, Sledding, & Snowboarding.

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Ramsau at the foot of the Dachstein Massif is a major centre for Nordic sports and home to a stadium which has hosted the Nordic World years the village has been used as a training base by top national and international teams in biathlon, ski jumping and cross-country skiing. The world championship stadium is the starting point for 13 cross-country skiing trails.

Nordic combined at the Winter Olympics was held at the RusSki Gorki Jumping Center. The three events took place between 12–20 February The following is the competition schedule for all three events.

All times are (UTC+4). A total of 55 quota spots were available to athletes to Venue: RusSki Gorki Jumping Center Krasnaya Polyana. Advertising Rules Cross-Country, Ski Jumping, Nord. Combined Operational Documents World Cup Agreement and Exhibits Ski Jumping /20 Snow Control WC/COC Ski Jumping/Nordic Combined   It will serve as the Biathlon competitions inwith a seating capacity of 5, and a standing capacity of 5, Nordic Center Ski Jumping Venue It is located in the east of Chongli in Zhangjiakou, a five-minute ride from the Village.

The Ski Jumping and the Nordic Combined competitions will be held here. These sports include: alpine skiing, ski jumping, snowboarding, cross country skiing, biathlon, Nordic combined, and mountain biking.

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DATE EVENT Febur Cross Country – Women’s Skiathlon km/km Biathlon – Women’s km Sprint Febur Cross Country – Men’s Skiathlon [ ]. Nordic skiing encompasses the various types of skiing in which the toe of the ski boot is fixed to the binding in a manner that allows the heel to rise off the ski, unlike Alpine skiing, where the boot is attached to the ski from toe to tional disciplines include cross-country skiing and Telemark skiing.

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Since the first event inHolmenkollen ski jump has been re-developed on no less than 18 occasions. Even in its second year, work commenced on developing and improving Holmenkollen ski jump.

Facts about Holmenkollen Ski Jump. The ski jump was officially opened on March 3rd, and can boast the title of the world’s most modern ski jump.Cross-country skiing, Nordic combined (cross-country skiing) 15, Turin: Cesana San Sicario: None: 4, Vancouver: Whistler Olympic Park: Cross-country skiing, Nordic combined, ski jumping: 6, Sochi: Biathlon & Ski Complex: Cross-country skiing, Nordic combined (cross-country skiing) 9, Pyeongchang: Alpensia.View striking Olympic Videos of Sochi /Ski Jumping - see the best athletes, medal-winning performances and top Olympic Games moments.

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