A jump in skiing made from a crouching position with the use of both poles.
Origin of gelandesprungGerman Gelände open field ( from Middle High German gelende ) ( from Old High German gilanti ) ( from lant land ; see lendh- in Indo-European roots.) Sprung jump ( from Middle High German sprunc ) ( from Old High German) ( from springan to jump )
(plural gelÃ¤ndesprungs or gelÃ¤ndesprÃ¼nge)
In English, it may be spelled without the umlaut.