What terms relate to skiing?

Steeze – Doing something and making it look both stylish and easy.

What terms relate to skiing?

Steeze – Doing something and making it look both stylish and easy.

  • T-Bar – Like a button lift, but shaped like a ‘T’.
  • Telemark Skiing – A combination of cross-country skiing and downhill.
  • Tips – The skis’ front ends.
  • Traverse – Skiing across the mountain, rather than down it.
  • Twin Tips – Great for freestyle.

What do you call a great skier?

Bomber: Slang term for a skier or snowboarder flying down a slope in an out of control fashion. Think your sporty friend who is good at everything and skiing in his first week, determined to be as good as you. Brain Bucket: Slang term for a helmet.

What is ski walking called?

Nordic walking is a Finnish-origin total-body version of walking that can be done both by non-athletes as a health-promoting physical activity, and by athletes as a sport. The activity is performed with specially designed walking poles similar to ski poles.

What is a ski hill called?

Slope: A slope is an area of snowy hill that is designated for skiers/snowboarders. Slush: Wet snow, snow that is melting. Snow Canon/Snow Machine: Machines on the slope that turn water into artificial snow. Snow Park: An area built especially for freestyle skiers and snowboarders, filled with jumps, rails, boxes etc.

What is one ski called?

A monoski is a single wide ski used for skiing on snow.

What do skiers call fresh snow?

Freshies – This is the word you want to hear while on ski holiday. You want to be getting freshies in the morning, or all day long. It’s another term for fresh powder snow.

What do you call skiing in water?

Water skiing (also waterskiing or water-skiing) is a surface water sport in which an individual is pulled behind a boat or a cable ski installation over a body of water, skimming the surface on two skis or one ski.

What is mono skiing?

Monoskiing – Skiing with a twist Your stance on a monoski is the same as regular skiing, but with both your feet clamped side by side to a single ski, the technique for monoskiing is neither skiing nor snowboarding, but somewhere in the middle.

What is a snow bum?

Ski Bum (noun phrase): A person who frequents ski resorts habitually, often doing casual jobs, for the sake of skiing. (

What is a ski run called?

A piste (/piːst/) is a marked ski run or path down a mountain for snow skiing, snowboarding, or other mountain sports. This European term is French (“trail”, “track”) and synonymous with ‘trail’, ‘slope’, or ‘run’ in North America.