Best and Worst advice | INSIDE THE FENCE | FIS Cross Country
In this episode of Inside the Fence we wanted to hear from some of the World Cup athletes and coaches about the best or worst advice they have been given or received. Turns out that there were lots of stories, in fact there were too many for a 3-4 min video! This video features stories from Kikkan Randall, Andrew Young, Ida Ingemarsdotter, Chris Grover, Pål Golberg and Laurien van der Graaff #fiscrosscountry #insidethefence USSA Nordic, British Nordic Ski Team, Ski Team Sweden X-Country, Norges Skiforbund Cross-country skiing originated in Fennoscandian countries in prehistoric times. It was still widely practiced in the 19th century as a way of moving from place to place in winter. As a sport, cross-country skiing is one of the most difficult endurance sports, as its motions use every major muscle group. Modern cross-country ski competition is experiencing a revolution that is resulting in greater compatibility with audiences which began with the addition of the Sprint event to the World Cup and Olympic competitions in 2002. For further information about FIS Ski Jumping visit: Like us on Facebook: Follow us on Twitter: Follow us on Instagram: FIS: As the governing body of international skiing and snowboarding, FIS manages the Olympic disciplines of Alpine Skiing, Cross-Country Skiing, Ski Jumping, Nordic Combined, Freestyle Skiing and Snowboarding, including setting the international competition rules. Through its 116 member nations, more than 6'500 FIS ski and snowboard competitions are staged annually.
See also: Cross-Country