bramka podjazdowa

English translation: upstream gate

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Polish term or phrase:bramka podjazdowa
English translation:upstream gate
Entered by: dbartnikowska

11:39 May 29, 2013
Polish to English translations [PRO]
Sports / Fitness / Recreation / kajakarstwo
Polish term or phrase: bramka podjazdowa
Przez bramki zielone przepływa się zgodnie z prądem wody, natomiast przez bramki czerwone płynie się „pod prąd”, inaczej nazywa się je bramkami podjazdowymi.
dbartnikowska
Poland
Local time: 13:27
upstream gate
Explanation:


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An upstream gate is identified by red and white stripes and competitors must paddle upstream through the gate - An upstream gate is identified by red and white stripes and competitors must paddle upstream through the gate- http://goo.gl/TwPPS - page 145

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Each gate consists of one or two poles hanging from a wire strung across the river. There are 18-25 (although nowadays there are more often near 18 than 25), of which 6-7 must be upstream gates - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Whitewater_slalom
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upstream gate


Explanation:


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Note added at 10 mins (2013-05-29 11:49:30 GMT)
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An upstream gate is identified by red and white stripes and competitors must paddle upstream through the gate - An upstream gate is identified by red and white stripes and competitors must paddle upstream through the gate- http://goo.gl/TwPPS - page 145

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Each gate consists of one or two poles hanging from a wire strung across the river. There are 18-25 (although nowadays there are more often near 18 than 25), of which 6-7 must be upstream gates - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Whitewater_slalom

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