The most unusual winter sports

Winter - the time of active sports, which not only help to keep yourself in shape, but also enhance the mood. Skiing, snowboarding, ice skating - it's only a small part of winter activity. But there are still sailing sled, ski biking, and other lesser-known but no less interesting and useful sports.

Ayskarting

This is a race on the cards on frozen bodies of water. This sport can deal with anyone, even a child. The main thing that the ice was strong enough. Ayskartingu competitions held in Lapland.

The most unusual winter sports

Winter polo

Until recently, the standard polo was more show than sport. Today, however, this royal sport is developing in many countries where the snow falls, including in Russia. And proceeds from the competition funds are allocated to the development of children's sports section.

The most unusual winter sports

Snowkiting

Kitesurfing can be a winter sport. For this you need a snow kite (kite) and board. Well, the wind, of course, must also be such that the kite soared.

The most unusual winter sports

broomball

What if all players shod in boots and give them instead of broom sticks? In this way they will be able to clean the streets or play broomball - outlandish kind of hockey. World Championship held broomball in Canada, but this game is popular in other parts of the world.

The most unusual winter sports

Ski bike

Who said that with the onset of cold weather should drive your bike until spring? If your bike on skis, then this is the most convenient way for sporting walks in the fresh frosty air.

The most unusual winter sports

Riding a sled dog

This sport is not new - the northern nations from ancient times have used dogs as draft animals. A ride on a dog sled is possible wherever there is snow, sleds and specially trained animals. In Russia there are plenty of places, such as Kamchatka, Chukotka, Baikal, Taimyr Peninsula, Murmansk region.

The most unusual winter sports

Ice klayming

In our opinion - ice climbing. This is the same climbing, only have to climb the steep icy cliffs. Feature ice-klayminga - in brittleness of the ice. Ability to breakage increases at times as compared with a conventional climbing.

The most unusual winter sports

Sailing sledge

Sled attached to it still calls sail sand yachting. In principle, and the sled - not the usual, but with three steel skates. Ride on such better on a flat ice surface and, of course, with moderate wind.

The most unusual winter sports

Skijoring

A couple of jet skis in the winter. Instead of the reservoir - snowfield, rather than boats - a horse, well, skis and skiing are. Steer a horse can both rider and skier himself. There are a variety of skijoring, where instead of horses use dogs and even deer.

The most unusual winter sports

Ice Diving

Dive under the ice should be with extreme caution and, of course, with good skills diver. In the under-ice water world has its own special charm. Cover himself over the head of the diver - is a work of art by the very nature and unique world of ice will impress even the harshest skeptics.

The most unusual winter sports