1 year to the Beijing Winter Games
IOC President Thomas Bach labels the preparations for the Winter Games “almost a miracle”.
“We still have one year to go, and all the venues are ready,” said Bach as he applauded the efforts put into the preparations amidst a global pandemic.
Beijing 2022 in a nutshell
- Venues spread over three cities: Beijing, Yanqing and Zhangjiakou
- 6 Clusters
- 13 Competition venues
- 5 Beijing 2008 venues (National Stadium, National Indoor Stadium, Capital Indoor Stadium, Wukesong Sports Centre & National Aquatics Centre)
- 109 Gold medals up for grabs
Today marks one year to go until the 2022 Winter Games in Beijing are opened. Plans and preparations are well underway and the last venues will be operational by July.
The National Speed Skating Oval in Beijing completed its first ice-making test. This iconic venue is now ready for test competitions. Nicknamed The Ice Ribbon, the newly completed venue will play host to all speed skating competitions at the 2022 Winter Games.
Zhangjiakou Secret Garden Resort is one of the mountain venues for the Winter Games, playing host to the Freestyle skiing and snowboarding events.
The National Ski Jumping Centre will host all ski jumping and Nordic competitions.
The National Biathlon Centre and National Cross-Country Centre were completed on time back in September 2020. There will be 11 biathlon gold medals as well 12 cross-country skiing titles up for grabs at the Beijing 2022 Olympics. Let’s see how many Norway can snatch up this time!
Due to international lockdown restrictions, travel to China has virtually been impossible for months on end. Khaya’s strategy of employing local experts is paying off yet again.
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