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Human biometeorology and the cross country skier

David O. DeLange

Human biometeorology and the cross country skier

by David O. DeLange

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Published by Laurentian University, Department of Geography in Sudbury, Ont .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementDavid O. DeLange.
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 75 l. :
Number of Pages75
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19987182M

  Cross‐country ski race courses are approximately one‐third uphill, one‐third flat, and one‐third downhill, but more than 50% of the total time is spent skiing uphill and performance here is the major determinant of success (Bergh & Forsberg, ; Sandbakk & Holmberg, ). The varying terrain (with inclines between +20 and −20%) and. Cross-Country Skiing: A Complete Guide (Trailside Series), by Brian Cazeneuve. W.W. Norton ISBN ; Helpful ideas and pictures for the beginner. But I do suggest supplementing it with the "Secrets". Basics of Modern Cross Country Skiing, by Lee Borowski.

50% discount on a cross‑country skiing day pass at Parc de la Gatineau and at the Mont‑Sainte‑Anne cross‑country ski center * Plus taxes. May not be combined with any other offer. Valid at Sépaq’s 7 cross country ski centres during season (until Ma ). ** . Biometeorology, because of its focus on the sensitivity of human and biophysical systems to atmospheric variations and change clearly has something to contribute to the wider agenda of managing the impacts of climate purpose of this collection of papers on biometeorology and adaptation is therefore to: communicate some of the basic.

FEATURES. PERFORMANCE SKI TEST & GUIDE. Over two weeks in March, Cross Country Skier sta, along with friends from the XC community, rallied together—despite Vermont's poor snow conditions—to conduct an on-snow test of the best in what we're calling "performance" gear. People often equate cross-country skiing with the image of a sole skier effortlessly gliding across an open meadow or an undulating landscape. Although there are countless other scenarios and environments in which to use cross-country skis, they nearly always involve skiing or gliding across variable terrain (hence the term “cross-country.


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