Cross Country Skiing
By: Janaysia Benjamin and Mikayla
Notes: Cross Country Skiiing
Uses poles to reduce speed
Olympic debuted on 1924
Vikings are the world's first cross country skiers
12 different competitive events
Part of Nordic skiing family
Practiced in the 19th century for a way to move place to place
3 styles, classic, skating, and telemarking
1) When did cross country skiing start to in the olympics?
2) What kind of equipment do the cross country skiers use when they ski?
3) How many events are their for cross country skiing?