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FSA et GMS

English translation: ski chairs

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18:57 Mar 23, 2007
French to English translations [PRO]
Social Sciences - Sports / Fitness / Recreation / working with handicapped
French term or phrase: FSA et GMS
the context is a CV for someone who among quals. lists Brevet de Pilote ski assis FSA et GMS
xxxandrewrace
United Kingdom
Local time: 14:17
English translation:ski chairs
Explanation:
Fauteuil ski assis (FSA) ou Dualski. / 2 heures de ski assisté. / Billet de remontée pour le client et son accompagnateur ...
www.montgleason.qc.ca/ski_adapte.asp

Pilotage du Fauteuil Ski Articulé (FSA) avec aisance et ...
www.crt-mitra.com/data/document/activiteskialpin.pdf

Le centre de ski du mont Bellevue ainsi que le Centre
récréotouristique Montjoye possèdent deux types de fauteuils
pour le ski assis, soit le FSA (fauteuil-ski-articulé) et le
DUALSKI, qui permettent aux personnes à mobilité réduite
d’accéder aux plaisirs de la glisse et de skier de façon autonome
et performante. Des moniteurs ont reçu une formation
d’encadrement afin d’assister les utilisateurs de ces deux
fauteuils.

Mont Bellevue and Montjoye Ski Centers have two types of
wheelchairs for seated skiing, the FSA and the DUALSKI,
which allow reduced-mobility individuals to truly enjoy the
pleasures of sledding and skiing independently. Monitors
with special training will be pleased to assist skiers who
require this adaptive equipment.
http://www.tourismesherbrooke.com/imgs/TS_guide2006.pdf

The Ski Chair offers everyone, including the most severely handicapped with minimal autonomy, the chance to experience the pleasures and sensations of ...
www.handiconcept.com/winter/winter_fsa.htm
[haven't checked if the "fsa" in the web address is relevant or not]

No explanation of what GMS stands for, but it's another type of ski chair:

Le GMS est un fauteuil monté sur 2 skis recréant exactement la technique d’un skieur.
Grâce à un accompagnateur, le GMS est ouvert à tous, quel que soit votre type de handicap ou votre âge.
http://www.cdrdfrance.com/pages/ski_alpin_handicapes_pmr.htm

However, since its inventor is Marc Gostoli, I can't help wondering if it's not "Gostoli Marc Ski":
http://www.cdrdfrance.com/documentations/gms.pdf
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xxxBourth
Local time: 15:17
Grading comment
thanks bourth
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ski chairs


Explanation:
Fauteuil ski assis (FSA) ou Dualski. / 2 heures de ski assisté. / Billet de remontée pour le client et son accompagnateur ...
www.montgleason.qc.ca/ski_adapte.asp

Pilotage du Fauteuil Ski Articulé (FSA) avec aisance et ...
www.crt-mitra.com/data/document/activiteskialpin.pdf

Le centre de ski du mont Bellevue ainsi que le Centre
récréotouristique Montjoye possèdent deux types de fauteuils
pour le ski assis, soit le FSA (fauteuil-ski-articulé) et le
DUALSKI, qui permettent aux personnes à mobilité réduite
d’accéder aux plaisirs de la glisse et de skier de façon autonome
et performante. Des moniteurs ont reçu une formation
d’encadrement afin d’assister les utilisateurs de ces deux
fauteuils.

Mont Bellevue and Montjoye Ski Centers have two types of
wheelchairs for seated skiing, the FSA and the DUALSKI,
which allow reduced-mobility individuals to truly enjoy the
pleasures of sledding and skiing independently. Monitors
with special training will be pleased to assist skiers who
require this adaptive equipment.
http://www.tourismesherbrooke.com/imgs/TS_guide2006.pdf

The Ski Chair offers everyone, including the most severely handicapped with minimal autonomy, the chance to experience the pleasures and sensations of ...
www.handiconcept.com/winter/winter_fsa.htm
[haven't checked if the "fsa" in the web address is relevant or not]

No explanation of what GMS stands for, but it's another type of ski chair:

Le GMS est un fauteuil monté sur 2 skis recréant exactement la technique d’un skieur.
Grâce à un accompagnateur, le GMS est ouvert à tous, quel que soit votre type de handicap ou votre âge.
http://www.cdrdfrance.com/pages/ski_alpin_handicapes_pmr.htm

However, since its inventor is Marc Gostoli, I can't help wondering if it's not "Gostoli Marc Ski":
http://www.cdrdfrance.com/documentations/gms.pdf


xxxBourth
Local time: 15:17
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 114
Grading comment
thanks bourth

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agree  Jock: As for GMS: Gostoli Marc Système
2 hrs
  -> Well found!

agree  Swatchka
2 hrs

agree  Vicky Papaprodromou
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agree  rousselures
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