The 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics will open on Friday, February 4, 2022. Today is the 99-day countdown!On the morning of Wednesday, October 27, Zhang Jiandong, Executive Vice Chairman of the Beijing Winter Olympics Organizing Committee and Deputy Mayor of Beijing, announced that the Winter Olympic Village will officially open on January 27, 2022 to welcome athletes from all over the world.
On February 2, the torch relay will be carried out, kicking off the prelude to the Beijing Winter Olympics.
Earlier, at 12 noon local time on October 18th, in front of the 2500-year-old Hera Temple site in Greece, the flame of the Beijing Winter Olympics torch was lit. It arrived in Beijing on the early morning of October 20th, Beijing time, and the first torch was also there. It was lit in the morning.
On October 25, the International Olympic Committee, the International Paralympic Committee, and the Beijing Winter Olympics Organizing Committee jointly released the first edition of the “Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics and Winter Paralympic Games Epidemic Prevention Manual”, confirming the Beijing Winter Olympics, A closed-loop management policy will be implemented during the Winter Paralympics, covering all Winter Olympic venues including arrivals and departures, transportation, accommodation, catering, competitions, and opening and closing ceremonies. Participating athletes “should receive” the new crown vaccine.
On October 26, the medals for the Beijing Winter Olympics and Paralympics were officially released. The card body is composed of a circle and a circle. The image is derived from the ancient Chinese concentric circle jade bi, with a total of five rings.
The shape of the medals is simple and concise, reflecting the Beijing Winter Olympics’ “simple, safe, and exciting” requirements, and echoing the “golden inlaid jade” medals of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games, demonstrating the cultural heritage of the “Double Olympic City”.