The 2022 Winter Olympics are finally here! The 2022 Winter Olympics, officially called the XXIV Olympic Winter Games and commonly known as Beijing 2022, is an ongoing international winter multi-sport event that is scheduled to officially open on 4 February 2022 and is taking place in Beijing, China, with some events in Yanqing and Chongli.
When are the 2022 Winter Olympics?
The 2022 Winter Olympics are set to take place on Friday, February 4 through Sunday, February 20, just six months after the Tokyo Games. However, the competition begins with curling on Wednesday, February 2, two days before the Opening Ceremony.
Where are the 2022 Winter Olympics taking place?
The 2022 Winter Olympics will be held in China across three zones: Beijing, Yanqing, and Zhangjiakou. The ice sports will be held in focal Beijing, China’s capital, as well as four snow occasions (snowboard huge air and free-form skiing enormous air, people’s). The Opening and Closing Ceremonies will likewise happen in Beijing.
Yanqing, a mountainouss suburb of China’s capital found roughly 75 km (46.6 miles) northwest of Beijing’s downtown area, will have Alpine skiing and sliding occasions (bobsleigh, skeleton, and sled) and will likewise be the home of the Olympic Athletes’ town. Zhangjiakou, found roughly 180 kilometers northwest of Beijing (111.8 miles) will have most of the ski and snowboarding occasions including free-form, cross country, ski bouncing, Nordic joined, and biathlon.