On the top of ice and snow, move forward bravely.
On July 19th, we ushered in the 200-day countdown to the opening of the Beijing Winter Olympics, and the pace of sprinting towards the Beijing Winter Olympics accelerated.
Successfully hosting the Beijing Winter Olympics and the Winter Paralympics is a major event for the party and the country, and is a solemn commitment of the Chinese people to the international community.
On May 7 this year, President Xi Jinping said in a phone call with the President of the International Olympic Committee Bach: “China is confident that the Beijing Winter Olympics and Paralympics will be successfully held as scheduled, and is willing to work with the IOC and the international community to ensure that The Beijing Winter Olympics and the Paralympic Winter Games have become a simple, safe and exciting Olympic event."
Adhering to the concept of "green, shared, open, and clean" for hosting the Olympics, my country is coordinating the preparations for the Winter Olympics and the prevention and control of the epidemic.
The sense of gain, happiness, and pride of the Chinese sons and daughters of building a well-off society in an all-round way is becoming stronger and stronger. The Winter Olympics dream is becoming a wonderful picture in the well-off society of the Chinese people.
The things that benefit the people, silk hair will flourish; the things that make the people hard, they must go in the end.
The Winter Olympics are held for the well-being of the people and the prosperity of the country.
General Secretary Xi Jinping attaches great importance to and cares about the preparatory work for the Beijing Winter Olympics, and requires diligence and thrift as an important part of "organizing the Olympics with integrity.
On February 24, 2017, Xi Jinping inspected the Wukesong Sports Center, the venue of the Beijing Winter Olympics ice hockey competition, and listened to the introduction of the master plan for the three venues in Beijing, Yanqing and Zhangjiakou.
He pointed out that the planning, design, and construction of venues should pay attention to drawing on advanced foreign experience, and at the same time we must strengthen our own technology accumulation and technological innovation. Some venues should be reused, comprehensively used, and permanently used.
▲ On February 25, 2021, an athlete competes at the National Ski Jumping Center "Snow Ruyi" in Zhangjiakou for the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics in Chongli District, Zhangjiakou City, Hebei Province.
On July 15 this year, the National Alpine Ski Center, the National Snowmobile Center and the Yanqing Winter Olympic Village in the Yanqing competition area of the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics that served the Winter Olympics all passed the completion acceptance.
Adhering to the concept of long-lasting use, in the future, it will be built as a venue for international ice and snow events, a training base for the national team, an outdoor sports experience base for the masses, and a resort for leisure and tourism.
The core area of Yanqing competition area is located at the southern foot of Xiaohaituo Mountain.
During the ski season, people can fully experience the beauty of ice and snow; in the non-ski season, they can also embrace the green mountains and green waters.
The Winter Olympic Forest Park, 10 kilometers away from the competition area, is full of lush greenery. The Zhangshanying Town, where the competition area is located, is full of greenery.
The Winter Olympic Forest Park mainly radiates 6 surrounding villages, including Foyukou Village, Qianheilongmiao Village, and Houheilongmiao Village in Zhangshanying Town, and is a good place for villagers to relax and exercise.
"The 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics will be held at our doorstep. We can't express our joy. Looking at the venues rising from the ground and the scenery becoming beautiful day by day, we are full of expectations for the future of Zhangshanying Town and Yanqing. !" said Zhang Bingyi, a villager in Foyukou Village.
"We must strengthen all aspects of safety guarantees, do a good job in the construction of management teams, rescue forces, and facility maintenance teams, improve risk prevention measures such as epidemic prevention, fire prevention, and accident prevention, and strengthen emergency drills to ensure that there is nothing wrong." In January this year, General Secretary Xi Jinping was in Beijing. During the inspection, it was emphasized that "the focus of preparations should be on the overall planning of epidemic prevention and control and the organization of events" and "highlight the requirements of'simple, safe, and exciting'."
On April 1, the 10-day "Meet in Beijing" ice event test event was held in 5 competition venues, including the National Swimming Center and Wukesong Sports Center.
As an important preparatory work for the Beijing Winter Olympics and Paralympics, ensuring that the epidemic prevention and control work is foolproof is a prerequisite for completing various test tasks.
The Beijing Winter Olympics Organizing Committee strictly implements various measures for epidemic prevention and control——
The National Swimming Center conducts 14-day epidemiological screening of all staff and statistics on vaccination status; Wukesong Sports Center applies wearable thermometers and the epidemic prevention and control "clairvoyance" system to carry out remote, real-time, and global temperature monitoring , Accurately and quickly locate people with abnormal body temperature.
On March 10 this year, the 137th plenary meeting of the International Olympic Committee was held in the form of a video conference. IOC President Bach said in his opening speech that although facing the challenge of the new crown epidemic, he can now confidently say that Beijing The Winter Olympics Organizing Committee is ready!
"Words must be believed and deeds must be resolute." Despite the challenges of the new crown pneumonia epidemic, China has firmly fulfilled its pledges in its Olympic bid.
In the past year, the preparations for the Beijing Winter Olympics and Paralympics have been orderly and unabated.
By the end of 2020, all 12 competition venues have been completed.
The "Ice Ribbon" flutters, and the "Snow Ruyi" shines... These traditional Chinese poetic Winter Olympic venues are beginning to appear.
General Secretary Xi Jinping pointed out that the renovation and construction of the venues for the Beijing Winter Olympics and Paralympics incorporate many Chinese elements, reflecting our cultural self-confidence.
We must not only run a successful Winter Olympic Games, but also make it unique, exciting, and unique.
▲ Sports icons for the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics and Paralympics
Many elements of the Winter Olympics are drawn from traditional Chinese culture.
The core graphic design released in 2020 is inspired by the idea of "Tao law and nature, harmony between man and nature", and the sports icon called the "Little Red Man" of the Winter Olympics is derived from the pinnacle of seal carving art "Han Yin".
Both are dynamic, realizing the first of the Winter Olympics.
At the end of 2020, the Winter Olympic mascots "Bingdundun" and "Xuerongrong" carried the "Chang'e-5" to the moon, creating a model of the integration and innovation of Olympic and aerospace science and technology.
The Beijing Winter Olympics will surely be imprinted with radiant Chinese culture.
At the closing ceremony of the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, President Xi Jinping sent out an invitation via video: "Hundreds of millions of Chinese people and I welcome friends from all over the world, and we will meet in Beijing in 2022! Welcome you, welcome friends!"
Simple, safe and exciting, the pace of the Beijing Winter Olympics is getting closer.
All the hard work for the dream paved a road to the 2022 Winter Olympics.