Downhill, super-G, slalom … Do you master the history, peculiarities and specialties of the various disciplines of alpine skiing? Small revision in six lessons during the World Championships in Cortina d’Ampezzo (Italy).
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Of all the disciplines of alpine skiing, the super-G is the most beautiful. As it seems. I’m not saying it, it’s Federica Brignone, who won the overall World Cup standings last winter. “There is no photo, it’s my favorite event,” says the 30-year-old Italian. It’s a good compromise between the different aspects of our sport: it requires technique, and at the same time it goes fast! “
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