Review of major events in winter sports St Moritz
St. Moritz can look back on a long history of major winter sports events. With regard to the World Ski Championships, we look back on past evets.
Very early on, the small town in Grisons started becoming a central point for winter sports when the first ice skating competition took place in 1882. Clubs devoted to curling or tobogganing (a tobogan is a sled without runners) were established. One could also play bandy, a predecessor of ice hockey, as well as bobsled early on in St. Moritz.