Pragelato is a village in Italy. Pragelato was the site of the Cross-Country Skiing, Ski Jumping, and the Nordic Combined events of the 2006 Olympic Winter Games. A village is a human settlement commonly found in rural areas. ... Cross-country skiing (also known as XC skiing) is a winter sport popular in many countries with large snowfields, primarily Northern Europe and Canada. ... Ski jumping is a winter sport in which skiers go down a hill with a take-off ramp (the jump), attempting to go as far as possible. ... The Nordic combined is a winter sport in which competitors involve in both cross-country skiing and ski jumping. ... The XX Olympic Winter Games will be held in Torino, Italy from February 10 to 26 in 2006. ...
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