TITLE

Telemark! The Ancient Way to Ski

AUTHOR(S)
Zeugin, Michael
PUB. DATE
December 2003
SOURCE
New York State Conservationist;Dec2003, Vol. 58 Issue 3, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides information on telemark skiing. History of the sport; Developer of the hobby; Description of the pastime; Reason Voile, a telemark binding manufacturer introduced Split Decision, a convertible snowboard.
ACCESSION #
11547412

 

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