Extreme Winter Sports
Attention adrenaline junkies! We've got a few recommendations for intense, but fun activities that you should add to your must-do list this winter, including snow kayaking and ice cross downhill.Filed under:
The first competitive skijoring races were held in Scandinavia as an offshoot of the older sport of pulka. For those unfamiliar with this winter sport, skijoring involves a horse, dog(s) or a motor vehicle pulling a skier. Races are held all around the world where there is snow in the winter. The longest race is held in Kalevala, Karelia, Russia. Skiers pulled by dogs must race 270 bone-chilling miles to cross the finish line.
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