Ski jumping

From Citizendium
Jump to navigation Jump to search
This article is a stub and thus not approved.
Main Article
Related Articles  [?]
Bibliography  [?]
External Links  [?]
Citable Version  [?]
This editable Main Article is under development and subject to a disclaimer.

Ski jumping is a winter sport in which the skier travels down a manufactured steep slope which levels off at the bottom so that the skier's momentum enables a leap through the air onto a lesser slope below. The winning contestant is the one making the longest jump.