Keywords: cross-country skiing
They became flat and skinny skis for cross country and then they had fatter skis so they could jump. The poles were used for speed and for balance.
… in the early 1920s, offered winter Nordic and Cross Country skiing, and hosted an annual winter carnival, first at its ski jump location on Spruce…
… track, tennis, volleyball, skiing, snowshoeing, cross country, football, and soccer. The community remains very proud of its athletic teams…