cross-country skiing

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the sport of skiing across the countryside (rather than downhill)

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If you're wondering how fit or coordinated you need to be to attempt cross country skiing, the Cross Country Ski Areas Association says that, "If you can walk, you can start xcs.
Sadler pointed out that cross country skiing is not just about skiing on secluded trails or open, flat surfaces.
Cross country skiing burns an average of 650 calories per hour.
Bente Martinsen, last season's individual cross country skiing World Cup champion, led Norway to victory in a women's sprint relay that saw the top three teams bunched within 1.
Some say cross country skiing is the sport of the new millennium, and people all across the Northeast will have an opportunity to get a free lesson or just participate in the fun of an old-fashioned winter festival at their favorite cross country ski area.
Cross country skiing battles winter weight by incinerating calories.
I felt as helpless as I did the first - and only - times I tried skating and cross country skiing, when my ankles served only as broken pendulums, listing to the inside.
The Resort at Squaw Creek will again offer its popular Ski FlexiPlan, a package which allows guest to use their Squaw Valley USA ski voucher for cross country skiing, food/beverage credit, or shopping credit at Squaw Creek facilities.
Many choose the scenic wonderland for its downhill and cross country skiing, snowshoeing, snowtubing, sleigh rides and snowmobiling.
If you think cross country skiing is just too much like work, think again.
9 /PRNewswire/ -- There are lots of reasons so many women are making cross country skiing their winter sport of choice.
North Lake Tahoe boasts the largest concentration of alpine and cross country skiing in North America.
Health and fitness experts agree that cross country skiing is the best form of exercise, burning maximum calories.