- the healthiest way of endurance sports!
Nordic Sports is not only
a winter sport, it is a way of life –
during summer and winter. Using the upper body
(with poles) you get a complete body workout.
There are a wide range of disciplines, from
fitness to high level sport.
Skiing (Olympic Sport)
The South African Nordic
team is represented by two international athletes:
Kraas, (born in Germiston/ Gauteng), is the
only African athlete qualified for the FIS Nordic
World Cup at present. With his team-mate
Bevan Ferreira, they participated in the Team
Sprint at the 2005 FIS Nordic World Ski Championships
in Oberstdorf / Germany. Bevan Ferreira was
born in Cape Town in the Western Cape.