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: Tschuka very hard 39% There is the highest mountain in Austria.There is the highest mountain in Austria.797It is the smallest city with an active metro.It is the smallest city with an active metro.1192From the castle with the famous White Tower.From the castle with the famous White Tower.413From the monastery founded in the 7th century.From the monastery founded in the 7th century.627metro 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 37% loose footloose foot1250knee rideknee ride3263telemarktelemark3382snow walksnow walk1058alpine skiing 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 Brazil1353in Australiain Australia8465in Mexicoin Mexico1845in Indonesiain Indonesia1926winter sports 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% SwitzerlandSwitzerland2789AustriaAustria9907NorwayNorway3903FranceFrance397Austria riddles » Which Nordic country is not very successful in the alpine skiing competitions?Finland. Alpine skiing is the sport of sliding down snow-covered hills. Since Finland is flat (except for low mountains in the far North), there are places no to practice alpine skiing there. In the whole Olympic Games history, Finland won only one medal (Tanja Poutiainen, silver in giant slalom in 2006).Created by: globalquiz.orghard 55% NorwayNorway1120SwedenSweden2186FinlandFinland9673All of them are equally successfullAll of them are equally successfull4428Finland riddles » Play sport quiz and see all the questions.