winter sport


: a sport (such as ice hockey or skiing) that takes place in the winter on ice or snow

Examples of winter sport in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Women also run indoor track, a winter sport, even though the campus has no indoor track. Kenny Jacoby, USA TODAY, 7 May 2024 The lack of snow also impacts future skiers — the central Italian stretch of the Apennine Mountains is popular with budding winter sport athletes. Fiona Sibbett, CNN, 28 Feb. 2024 Xavier Musketeers face another big test in No. 4 Huskies The following category is for any winter sport that isn't basketball. Melanie Laughman, The Enquirer, 10 Jan. 2024 Another fun photo also showed a large group posing on a slope, including Hemsworth, Pataky and what appeared to be their three children amongst the youngsters within the crew, all decked out in gear for the winter sport. Clare Fisher, Peoplemag, 5 Jan. 2024 Skiing, a favorite winter sport in New England, has been more of a challenge for resorts. Sara Lang, The Christian Science Monitor, 29 Mar. 2023 Cross-country, the maverick winter sport, populated by eccentric skinny people who were no good at football, became the first official world championship of running. Roger Robinson, Outside Online, 2 Feb. 2023

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“Winter sport.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 17 Jul. 2024.

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