Skiing questions This is a list of recently added questions about skiing. What is Serfaus known for?It is the smallest city with an active metro. Serfaus is a municipality in the district of Landeck in the Austrian state of Tyrol. Serfaus is also known for its small hovertrain subway system, the Dorfbahn Serfaus. With four stations and a length of 1280 m (the second-shortest underground train line in the world) it allows for a complete ban of cars within the town, while at the same time maintaining the village's attractiveness to tourists, particularly skiers. Created by: Tschukahard 42% There is the highest mountain in Austria.There is the highest mountain in Austria.954It is the smallest city with an active metro.It is the smallest city with an active metro.1693From the castle with the famous White Tower.From the castle with the famous White Tower.512From the monastery founded in the 7th century.From the monastery founded in the 7th century.785metro riddles » How is this skiing technique called?Telemark is a form of downhill skiing using bindings where the boot is attached only at the toe (similar to those of Cross-country skiing). It came to the attention of the Norwegian public in 1868, when Sondre Norheim took part in a ski jumping competition. Norheim's technique of fluid turns soon dominated skiing. Starting in the 1910s, newer techniques based on the stem gradually replaced Telemark in the Alpine countries, as easier to master and more suitable for steep slopes.Created by: Nguyễn Văn Thànhvery hard 38% loose footloose foot1303knee rideknee ride3380telemarktelemark3560snow walksnow walk1096winter sports riddles » Where was this photo of a ski resort taken?In Australia. Australia has several well developed downhill ski resorts in the high country of the states of New South Wales, Victoria and Tasmania. Canberra is situated around two hours from the New South Wales ski-fields, while Melbourne is just 120 km from Mount Baw Baw.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 62% in Brazilin Brazil1417in Australiain Australia8907in Mexicoin Mexico1926in Indonesiain Indonesia1997Australia riddles » Which country won the most medals in the alpine skiing competitions at the Olympic Games throughout the whole history?Austria. Of the total number of 397 medals awarded so far, Austria got 105, nearly twice as much as Switzerland, which comes second with 56 medals. Austrian dominance is not limited to the Olympic Games - Austrians won also nearly 30% of all Alpine Skiing World Cup races. Created by: globalquiz.orghard 58% SwitzerlandSwitzerland2866AustriaAustria10257NorwayNorway4017FranceFrance418winter sport riddles » Which Nordic country is not successful in the alpine skiing competitions?Finland. There are no places to practice alpine skiing in Finland, as the country is flat. In the whole history of the Olympic Games, Finland won only one medal (Tanja Poutiainen, silver in giant slalom in 2006).Created by: globalquiz.orghard 55% NorwayNorway1154SwedenSweden2261FinlandFinland10108All of them are equally successfullAll of them are equally successfull4542Olympic Games riddles » Play sport quiz and see all the questions.