Ibrahim Jaja

Ibrahim Jaja

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Ibrahim Jaja was an alpine skier from the Lebanon. He was the only participant from his home country in the 1948 Winter Olympics. Jaja entered the men's slalom competition and ended up on the 66th and last place. His total time of 274.1 seconds was more than 140 seconds slower than the one of Olympic champion Edy Reinalter. Alpine skiing (or downhill skiing) is the sport of sliding down snow-covered hills on skis with fixed-heel bindings. Alpine skiing can be contrasted with skiing using free-heel bindings: Ski mountaineering and nordic skiing - such as cross-country; ski jumping; and Telemark.show more

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  • Paperback | 80 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 5mm | 127g
  • CIV
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135724061
  • 9786135724066