A sport or activity that involves walking across country with the aid of long poles resembling ski sticks.
- People also take up Nordic walking for therapeutic reasons.
- The origins of Nordic walking are directly linked to cross-country skiing.
- Nordic walking originally started in Scandinavia to help maintain summer fitness levels for cross-country skiers.
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