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Facts About Switzerland Sports

Facts About Switzerland Sport

Only country in the world with more than 1 km of hiking trails for each
km2 of area: 62’000 km (38’525
miles) of hiking trails total
20 Ski resorts that are situated at an elevation of 9842 feet or above
Longest ski run in the Alps: Klein Matterhorn-Zermatt
Longest, most famous and most beautiful World Cup Downhill Racing slope:
Craziest freestyle competition in the world: Extreme in Verbier
The largest ice sculpture in the Alps: bob run in St. Moritz, it is the
only natural ice bob run in the world
Horse racing on the snow for over 101 years: White Turf StMoritz
The best sailing nation in the world: Alinghi
Oldest ski racing competition in the world: inferno Race in Muerren,
since 1928
18 hole golf course with the highest elevation in Europe: Arosa at 5905 feet

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