aerial skiing


Definition of aerial skiing

: the execution of aerial maneuvers on skis also : a downhill ski event in which skiers perform aerials after skiing off a ski jump The trampoline is familiar terrain for Caldwell, a former gymnast who was wooed to aerial skiing at age 13 as part of a campaign by the United States Ski Team to recruit gymnasts and divers into the sport. — Katie Thomas, New York Times , 14 Feb. 2011

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aerial skier noun

First Known Use of aerial skiing

1968, in the meaning defined above

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“Aerial skiing.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 19 Sep. 2020.

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