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Cresta Run

Line breaks: Cresta Run
Pronunciation: /ˈkrɛstə
 
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Definition of Cresta Run in English:

A hazardously winding, steeply banked channel of ice built each year at the Cresta Valley, St Moritz, Switzerland, as a tobogganing course, on which competitors race on light toboggans in a characteristic head-first position. Such a run was first built in 1884.

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