Formula Snow – level 1

10-12-2015 07:00

Everybody knows Formula 1, but there is also Formula Snow. It is a racing event. People race on snowmobiles at the event.

The event takes place in Austria. Racing drivers, mountain bikers and motor-bikers race at the event. Many celebrities come to watch the event. Two celebrities are Boris Becker and Pamela Anderson.

The Bike ’n Soul team wins this year.

Difficult words: race (to go on a path and try to be the fastest), take place (to happen), win (to be the first, the best).

You can read the original story and watch the video in the Level 3 section.

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