Horseracing on Ice Has Become One of Switzerland’s Top Tourist Attractions

In February, it is a safe bet that equine enthusiasts from around the world will make a powdery pilgrimage to White Turf 2016—the international horseracing series set on the frozen lake of St. Moritz, Switzerland. Since its inception in 1907, White Turf is one of Switzerland’s top tourist attractions every year, and roughly 35,000 spectators are expected next month. The races are spread over three consecutive Sundays, and almost $500,000 in prize money is at stake. This year, there are 20 races on the register…

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