(ski-jur) is a Norwegian word that means
"ski-driving" - that is, a cross-country skier utilizing
a dog, or dogs as draft animals.
(p-ulk) is a small sled pulled by a dog or dogs
loaded with gear. In races, the pulk carries weight to handicap
exceptionally fast dogs, or light, strong skiers. The
skier is tethered to the pulk and follows it.