French translation of 'slalom'
Image of 'slalom'
© Ruslan Kudrin, shutterstock
Example Sentences Including 'slalom'
These examples have been automatically selected and may contain sensitive content. Read more…
Vancouver without the downhill and the slalom would be akin to London in 2012 without an athletics track.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
You won't be able to take that wild slalom downhill run through a hundred other emotions.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
He is like a slalom skier the way he digs his ankles into the turf to change his course and leave opponents heading the wrong way.The Sun (2015)
In the second period of extra-time, he weaved through our defence like a slalom skier.The Sun (2011)
There have been more switches of direction than in a slalom race.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
He goes on to recount how his American instructor had led him down the slalom course that morning.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
The Swiss MPs won both the parallel and giant slalom races.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
She has competed for Britain and was ranked 28th in the world in slalom.The Sun (2014)
The clear exceptions here are the mountain bike and canoe slalom courses.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Trends of 'slalom'
Used Rarely. slalom is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
View usage for:
'slalom' in Other Languages
British English: slalom NOUN
A slalom is a race on skis or in canoes in which the competitors have to avoid a series of obstacles in a very twisting and difficult course.
Translation of slalom from the Collins English to French Dictionary