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Ice skating: a millenary tradition

A very popular activity among adults and children, as well as an excellent alternative to skiing and snowboarding, is ice skating. Like the rest of winter sports, ice skating has its originsin antiquity around 3000 BC: skating was, in fact, practiced in the Scandinavian countries and in the extreme north-east of Europe with skates and…

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Dog sledding: sled adventures with dogs

Sleddog, or sled dog racing, is a winter sportpracticed on sleds pulled by dogs and guided by a conductor, called a musher. Before becoming a sporting activity in effect, dog sledding allowed people to move between the various villages in the north (Siberia and Alaska), in fact it was mainly used by Eskimos. Nowadays, dog…