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Skiing on horsepower gains traction in Canada

Skijoring, which means ‘ski driving’ in Norwegian, is one of the wildest winter sport you might not have heard of.

Skijoring – which means “ski driving” in Norwegian – was once a popular mode of travel in Scandinavia.

It is now gaining popularity in North America, where aficionados have given it a new, adrenaline-fuelled twist.

Al Jazeera’s David Mercer reports from Millarville, Canada.