Questions tagged [cross-country-skiing]

Questions about the sport of Cross Country Skiing.

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When do you cross the finish line in Alpine Skiing - when your skis cross or when your head crosses?

I'm watching the women's slalom event in the 2022 Winter Olympics, and every single skier has bent over to put their head forward as they cross the finish line. It is similar to how a runner in a ...
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How are the parallel tracks for cross-country skiing created?

How are the parallel tracks created for cross country skiing competitions? The tracks seem almost perfectly parallel and maintain a perfect shape even after the passage of many skiers - for example:
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How to change cross country ski bindings

I bought used cross country skis that have SNS Pilot bindings on them, and I also bought NNN boots. What equipment do I need to swap the SNS bindings for NNN bindings? And how do I do it? I've ...
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Cross-country skiing world records

Are there any current world records for cross-country skiing? I am mainly interrested in distances like 10 or 15 kilometers, both men and women included. Neither Google nor Wikipedia are able to ...
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