Who Skied First?

From National Geographic Magazine by Daniela Santamarina, NGM Staff; Debbie Gibbons, NG Maps; Patricia Healy; Source: Esther Jacobson-Tepfer

“Historians are divided on where skiing was born. Some argue it arose in Scandinavia and northwest Russia, though others point to the Altay region. Scientists continue to find evidence of these early skiers engraved in rock and preserved in bogs.”

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