Skiing any of various high-speed turns to change direction, reduce speed, or stop, made by shifting weight, with the skis parallel when the turn is completed
also sp. Chris′ty
Origin of Christie; from Christiania
(born Agatha Mary Clarissa Miller) 1890-1976; Eng. writer of detective stories
A ski turn or stop performed by shifting most of the weight onto the downhill ski and keeping the skis parallel.
Origin of christieShort for christiania.