cresta run


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cresta run

(ˈkrɛstə)
n
(Extreme Sports)
a. an activity involving travelling at high speed in a toboggan down a steep narrow passage of compacted snow and ice
b. the passage itself
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At which European winter sports resort is the Cresta Run? 7.
In addition, I do an ice sport called the Cresta Run, which is fast and furious but a wonderful thrill!
Brighton,12 points from a possible 51 after Saturday's meltdown against Bournemouth, had been going downhill faster than the Cresta Run. These Seagulls are so tame they wouldn't even nick your chips on the promenade.
From my bedroom window I watched the growing queues for the Thompson Park Cresta Run where the nippers had enough state of the art sledges to fill a Winter Olympics.
MoritzCelerina and the Cresta Run, two legendary bobsleigh and skeleton institutions.
The Cresta Run in Switzerland is used for which sport?
Many race down that hill like it's the Cresta run and fail to appreciate that they have limited chance of avoiding a collision should something go wrong - a burst tyre, object in the road and bad manoeuvre by another driver.
Which Swiss ski resort is famous for the Cresta Run? 8.
He opened by reminiscing about various events through the 50s and gave a fascinating insight into the building and operation of the Cresta Run.
And he lowered his trousers to show his bruises after skidding down the Cresta Run on his backside at 80mph - revealing his wife Vicky's black lace knickers.
ETON LIFE CARVED MEAT FILE NOTE TIDES SURGE LOW WIRES URGES DIETS WISER OWL OYSTER POT CRESTA RUN TOP STOREY URN RECAST TEAM LEADERS GILDED PANEL DEALER'S MATE PLANE GLIDED NIGHT FEASTS SHAVEN FACE SAFEST THING CAFE HAVENS RUSHES ON NUCLEAR REACTOR NO USHERS CREATOR UNCLEAR NOTICES BOARD TAKES DEPOSIT BROAD SECTION TOPSIDE STEAK SWAY HIPS TRUST HORMONES SHIP YAWS MOORHENS STRUT DEADLIER STRAIN RECRUITS' BEARDS TRAINS DERAILED BREAD'S CRUSTIER TEARS SHEET SEND LENA THESE RATES!