winter sport


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winter sport

Winter sports

Alpine skiing, biathlon, bobsleigh, curling, downhill racing, ice dancing, ice hockey, ice skating or figure skating, luge, Nordic skiing, skating, skibobbing, skiing, skijoring, ski jumping, slalom, snowboarding, speed skating, super-G, tobogganing
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Translations
sport d’hiver
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KARACHI -- The fourth International Olympic Committee Coordination Commission meeting witnessed the significant positive impact made from creating opportunities for 300 million Chinese people to get involved in winter sport, as well as the benefits from the on-going implementation of Olympic Agenda 2020.
The WSFP also plans to open a full scale indoor Simulator in Karachi to facilitate the winter sport lovers from Southern chapter.
'Eager participation of the youth of our country in this healthy and exciting activity is a sign of huge potential in winter sports. The WSFP also plans to open a full-scale indoor simulator in Karachi to facilitate the winter sport lovers from Southern chapter,' read the PAF statement.
Basketball has received no elite level funding from UK Sport since the 2012 London Olympics, despite a sizeable participation level across the country and far more than any winter sport.
Snow shoeing is an alternate winter sport that doesn't require artificial snow or the infrastructure of a ski resort
But with her parents' support and a bit of courage, Lucy's up for the speedy adventure and discovers a thrilling winter sport!
My favorite winter sport is sledding in the back of my yard.
British supermarket bank Sainsbury's Bank Travel Insurance on Monday reported that its research shows that one in three people who are scheduling a winter sports holiday do not plan on taking out winter sport insurance.
Only Snoras Snow Arena, a year-round indoor skiing facility, one of the biggest of this kind in Eastern Europe, launched recently in Druskininkai, rakes in all winter sport fan's money in its lengthy skiing and slalom lanes.
Chairman Yang Ho-cho said that, "This is one of the happiest days for our country, our people and millions of youths dreaming of winter sport."
In what was an obvious appeal to the 2000 journalists who put their recommendations forward before the 47 strong list of sport's living legends at the Laureus Academy, Klammer said: "There are more journalists from the summer sports who are nominating athletes from own sports they cover so we're looking forward to get more winter sport people into consideration of journalists."
Because of such natural amenities, Vail has become a popular location for many winter sport competitions.