telemark

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n telemark a turn made in skiing; the outside ski is placed ahead and turned gradually inwards
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Usage

In literature:

Bjaaland prepared for an elegant "Telemark swing," and executed it in fine style.
"The South Pole, Volumes 1 and 2" by Roald Amundsen
The Telemark composes the broad portion of the immense horn that Norway forms between Bergen and Christiania.
"Ticket No. "9672"" by Jules Verne
From the west station start the lines to Drammen, Laurvik, Skien and Kongsberg (for the Telemark district).
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 6, Slice 3" by Various
The neighbouring Jonksnut (2950 ft.) commands extensive views of the Telemark.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 15, Slice 8" by Various
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In news:

Birkie bulks up to 9,500, works on deal with Telemark Resort.
Two-time telemark world champion Art Burrows to talk Canadian Rockies.
Art Burrows, two-time telemark skiing world champion, will speak in Boulder on Thursday, Oct 18.
Birkie bulks up to 9,500, works on deal with Telemark Resort.
Y.CO Directors telemark across the Norwegian Arctic to raise money for the Special Boat Services Association.
Steamboat's Zoe Taylor, 16, wins World Cup telemark race.
Telemark Resort to host Paralympics World Cup events.
Telemark Resort near Cable will host the International Paralympic Committee World Cup in cross-country skiing and biathlon in January.
CXC offers ski training camps at Telemark Resort.
Central Cross Country Association (CXC) will host several training camps at Telemark Resort near Cable, Wisconsin, this summer and fall.
Telemark Resort deal back in limbo.
A deal to secure the future of the Telemark Resort in Cable, Wisconsin, stalled once again in early April, creating uncertainty for organizers of the American Birkebeiner ski race and residents counting on jobs and income from Telemark .
Deal struck to keep Telemark open.
The historic Telemark Resort in Cable dodged another wrecking ball and will continue operating through a sale agreement confirmed Tuesday by the principals in the deal.
Still no money behind talk of a Telemark Resort revival.
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