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- (skiing) A jump, usually over an obstacle, made in downhill skiing.
1994, “The World's Greatest Skiers?”, Skiing, volume 47, number 3, page 152:
- Ove Nygren, the motorcycle-racing man-child of the U.S. Pro Tour, was among the air-happy honchos who thought the event should include a gelandesprung.
2009, “Snowbowl Gelande Championship”, Montana Snowbowl, accessed on 2012-02-04:
- Gelandesprung literally means terrain jump.