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Art of Nordic Skiing

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Art of Nordic Skiing

Art of Nordic Skiing DVD Lifestyle Beginner to Advanced This disk contains a compilation of highly stylized short-films defining the pop-culture for the sport. The program appeals to the aficionados amongst us, captures the soul of natural fitness and are absolutely ideal for motivating any group of skiers. Discover the creative process behind xczone.tv and clean oxygen fed sport where athleticism is fused with artistry and bedazzling cinematography. Available now. "It is a breathtaking, fast-paced, funny, frequently candid and exhilarating ride on snow." Contains the following films: On Snow High Velocity Canadian Ski Marathon Nipika Kids Snow Park Nordix On Snow tells the story of kindred spirits, athleticism, lifestyle, and adventure across a Canadian Winterscape. The film mixes modern XC skiing, breathtaking action tracking cinematography with a rocking sound track craft its own funky and highly caffeinated style. The question of what it means to be on-snow is answered by way of anecdotal devices, narrative and motion; de-constructing the popular notions of cross-country skiing from the arcane to the extreme, while indulging in a bit of "culture jamming" along the way; whether that be developing a penchant for coffee or using snow boarders as slalom gates. It is a fast-paced, funny, frequently candid, and exhilarating ride on snow. High Velocity matches the power-endurance of cross-country skiing, and the chilling focus of rifle marksmanship, with the speed of an aerial "pursuit." From cool to calm, the story continues with a solitary winter trek into the "outerspaces," blazing a fresh single track, and crust-cruising through hardwood forests past frost-blasted trees, on route to the mountain summit. Then, rewind the clock to the year 1920 and press play to contrast vintage footage with today's pro-elite skiers as they play on the

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Product GroupDVD
Product Type NameABIS_DVD
TitleArt of Nordic Skiing
FormatSurround Sound
Release Date2006-08-25
Number Of Items1
ActorOlympian and World Cup Gold Medalist Lise Meloche
Audience RatingG (General Audience)
DirectorNational Biathlon Champion David McMahon
Running Time150
Model Name/TypeMPNEAN/UPC