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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He said: "We are delighted with the improvements to the Aberdeen Snowsports Centre and it is my hope that this will inspire more people to take to the slopes and enjoy the brilliant facilities we have on offer here in our city.
We're even bidding to host again, which could bring another round of economic boosts--to say nothing of our usual list of races, competitions, acclaimed snowsports schools, and training facilities.
Tim Fawke, chief executive of Snowsport England, said: "We were extremely sorry to hear about the death of a British tourist in Andorra and our thoughts are with his family.
"Although snowsports is very much an individual sport, we pride ourselves on supporting one another.
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.
M2 EQUITYBITES-May 25, 2017-Emerald Expositions Acquires Snow Show from SnowSports Industries America
Dubai: Ski Dubai at Mall of the Emirates has formed its first-ever snowsports team of local and expatriate skiers, snowboarders and free-stylists, who will be honed to compete internationally.
The king of all thrilling action snowsports film, Warren Miller, is bringing his 67th installment, "Here, There & Everywhere," to the McDonald Theatre, 1010 Willamette St., on Friday.
Representative and Co-owner Gong Peiwen (also known as Daniel Gong) was arrested at the SnowSports Industries America (SIA) Snow Show in Denver.
By CHRIS DAVID, Chill Factore snowsports manager and British Moguls Ski Team head coach.