Why Beijing Winter Olympics Faces Cold Winds

The games will run from February 4 to 20, with the opening ceremony scheduled for February 4 at the Beijing National Stadium, also known as the Bird’s Nest. Beijing – the first city to host both summer and winter games – will reuse some of the venues for the 2008 ice events. The suburb of Yanqing, where part of the Great Wall of China is located. , and the city of Zhangjiakou in neighboring Hebei province, will host events such as alpine skiing, snowboarding, cross-country skiing and ski jumping. Built for the games, a new high-speed rail line cuts travel time between the ski resorts and Beijing to about 45 minutes. The Winter Olympics will be held from March 4 to 13.

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PaulLeBlanc is a Interreviewed U.S. News Reporter based in London. His focus is on U.S. politics and the environment. He has covered climate change extensively, as well as healthcare and crime. PaulLeBlanc joined Interreviewed in 2023 from the Daily Express and previously worked for Chemist and Druggist and the Jewish Chronicle. He is a graduate of Cambridge University. Languages: English. You can get in touch with me by emailing: paulleblanc@interreviewed.com.

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