China News Service, June 11. The Beijing Winter Olympics Organizing Committee has released the ninth edition of the competition schedule for the Beijing Winter Olympics.
According to the competition schedule, the first gold medal of the Beijing Winter Olympics will be produced at the National Cross-Country Ski Center of Zhangjiakou Division at 16:30 on February 5th, 2022. The gold medal event will be the cross-country skiing women's double chase (7.5 km traditional technology). +7.5 km free technology).
National Cross-Country Skiing Center The National Cross-Country Skiing Center is located in Zhangjiakou, Hebei, where all 12 gold medals for the 2022 Winter Olympics cross-country skiing competition will be produced.
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On the first day of the competition, 6 gold medals will be produced in the Zhangjiakou Division and the Beijing Division.
The National Speed Skating Stadium in the Beijing Division will produce the gold medal in the women's 3000-meter speed skating competition at about 18 o'clock that night.
The Beijing Winter Olympics will be held from February 4 to February 20, 2022. There are 7 major events, 15 sub-events, and 109 minor events.
All competitions will be held in the 3 competition areas of Beijing, Yanqing and Zhangjiakou.
Compared with the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, the Beijing Winter Olympics has added 7 new events, namely: women's single snowmobile, short track speed skating mixed team relay, ski jumping mixed group, freestyle skiing aerials mixed group, and free Men’s ski jumping, freestyle skiing women’s jumping and snowboard obstacle chasing mixed groups.
The Beijing Winter Olympics Organizing Committee stated in the announcement that with the deepening of preparations, the Beijing Winter Olympics competition schedule may still be adjusted.