Champagne on ice at 'Wimbledon of snow polo'

    Story highlights

    • Snow and ice are no obstacle as St Moritz hosts major equestrian events each winter
    • From 'skijoring' to snow polo, competitors have mastered the art of horse sport on ice
    • St Moritz now faces competition from a rival snow polo event in China

    (CNN)Beneath the snow-capped peaks of St Moritz a group of hardy souls are ditching their skis, and jumping on a horse.

    Below the pistes, it's time for snow polo.
      Winter in the Swiss resort sees a group of dedicated players transform