A move in figure skating in which the skater, while skating backwards, jumps from the back inside edge of one skate, completes a full rotation, and lands on the back outside edge of the other skate.
Other Word Forms of Salchow
Origin of Salchow
After Ulrich Salchow (1877–1949), Swedish figure skater
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
Named after the Swedish skater Ulrich Salchow.
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