winter sport

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A sport—e.g., skating, skiing, mountaineering—practised in cold temperatures—usually less than 0ºC/32ºF—often at higher altitudes

winter sport

Sports medicine A sport–eg, skating, skiing, mountaineering, practiced in the cold–usually < 0ºC/32ºF temperatures, often at higher altitudes. See Extreme medicine, Ice climbing, Wilderness medicine.
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Gordon was instructed by Lauren Henderson, instructor for Disability Snowsport UK.
Dan Hunt, performance director of British Ski and Snowboard, said: "I am very excited by the prospect of having a national training centre of excellence for snowsports in Wales.
Under the new ownership of Emerald Expositions, the January SIA Snow Show will merge with Outdoor Retailer to become the Outdoor Retailer + Snow Show endorsed and sponsored by SnowSports Industries America and Outdoor Industry Association.
SnowSports Industries America is a non-profit member-owned trade association that works with snow sports suppliers, retailers, resorts, reps and service providers to develop products and programs that support individual and collective business needs.
The project is headed by Chris David, snowsports operations manager at Ski Dubai, who is a former Team GB athlete and coach.
Our girl gang was assembled thanks to Snowsport England's Go Ski, Go Board initiative, and Sport England's #ThisGirlCan campaign - which encourages women to get active and 'do their thing' regardless of how well they do it or what they look like while doing it.
Now a detailed vision of the snowsports slope has been submitted after Kirklees gave the overall idea the thumbs up last year.
But some passengers have also opted for winter snowsports as low cost airline bmibaby recommence flights to Geneva.
In particular, the Authority is looking for an operator to drive the snowsports business, while providing a clear strategy for service diversification to wider non-snowsports activity.
The Greggs have lots of company among snowsports enthusiasts.
It's the biggest snowsports club in the UK with membership benefits and services catering for every aspect of skiing and snowboarding, including:
The Chill Factore, Manchester, brings together the best of snowsports, extreme sports and gentle snowplay and expert tuition all under one roof.