Many high-profile NHL players might disagree, but for the majority of athletes, making it to the Olympics is definitely a once in a lifetime opportunity.
In less than three years from the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics, China’s ice sports teams are getting ready for the big event.
Zhang Jiandong, deputy mayor of Beijing and deputy chairman of the Organizing Committee of the Beijing Winter Olympics stated that all the venues for the Winter Olympic Games will adopt green electricity.
The number of gold medals in 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics has now been raised to 109, marking the highest number of gold medals in the history of Winter Olympics.
It is estimated that the facade of the National Speed Skating Oval will be completed by this year. It is also now officially released that a total of 42 Winter Olympic projects have started construction including eight new competition venues and five venues under renovation.
Back in May 17 last year, in Copenhagen, Denmark, the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) granted the Chinese women and men’s hockey teams automatic qualification in the 2022 Winter Olympics.
The iconic Beijing National Aquatics Center, also known as the Water Cube is being transformed into an “Ice Cube” for the 2022 Winter Olympic Games.
On Dec. 26, exactly one year after China Unicom became the official telecommunication services partner of the 2022 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games in Beijing, the company held a launch event entitled “5G enabling smart Winter Olympics”.