5 Reasons Why Skiing Is Better Than Summer Sports

5 Reasons Why Skiing Is Better Than Summer Sports

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There are many skiers who try some other sports in between the snow seasons – running, biking, triathlon, etc. Myself, I got into mountain biking for several years - so much so, that I almost quit cross-country skiing. I do, however, live up north, in Petrozavodsk, in the Russian part of Karelia. We have snow on the ground there for some 6 months a year. Living in a place like that, you either can't wait for the winter to come – or you hate it. I'm in Italy on vacation right now, and much as I like the beautiful scenery, warm sea, and ideal mountain-biking conditions too, I would not want to live here. 1.We, the skiers, are different from the rest of humanity – they see shorter days and…
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