Beijing 2022 Olympic Games, officially opened, are now a reality: “The Olympics represent humanity at its best”

Games will run until February 20. Fourteen years after China hosted its first Olympic Games in the blazing heat of summer, the Bird’s Nest once again put on a spectacular show.
Beijing 2022 Olympic Games, officially opened, are now a reality: “The Olympics represent humanity at its best”

COVID-19 and travel disruptions limit 139th IOC Session in Beijing

In an unprecedented move, the IOC will hold two days of meetings on the sidelines of the Beijing Games, then gather again later this year.
COVID-19 and travel disruptions limit 139th IOC Session in Beijing

Tony Estanguet, leader of Paris 2024, catches Covid and cannot travel to the Beijing 2022 Games

Princess Anne of England will also not be at the Winter Olympics due to “travel restrictions”, and will participate via online in the IOC Session, as happened in Tokyo.
Tony Estanguet, leader of Paris 2024, catches Covid and cannot travel to the Beijing 2022 Games

Thomas Bach praises the Winter Games as a “a very safe environment”: “The nervousness is more back home and the roads to Beijing”

In an interview with Around the Rings, the IOC president revealed that Beijing 2022 will feature foreign spectators residing in China, elaborated on details of his meeting with Peng Shuai and discussed the possibility of a woman succeeding him in 2025.
Thomas Bach praises the Winter Games as a “a very safe environment”: “The nervousness is more back home and the roads to Beijing”

President of Argentina believes Beijing 2022 will be a success: “It is an absolutely good thing for the world that China will host the Games under this global context”

Alberto Fernandez will be in Beijing on February 4 to attend the opening of the Games, and two days later she will meet with her counterpart, Xi Jinping. Before arriving in China, Fernandez will visit Vladimir Putin in Moscow, who is being targeted by the West and NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) for the threat of invasion to Ukraine’s territory.
President of Argentina believes Beijing 2022 will be a success: “It is an absolutely good thing for the world that China will host the Games under this global context”

The Peng Shuai conundrum continues to complicate world sport - and Beijing 2022 is just around the corner

Australian Open’s initial decision and rectification confirms how difficult it is to handle extra-sporting issues today, but also that 2022 is the worst year for the tournament in terms of public image.
The Peng Shuai conundrum continues to complicate world sport - and Beijing 2022 is just around the corner

BEHIND THE SCENES: The “Chinese years” come to an end in a month, but the legacy for the Olympic world is already clear

Those years had a decisive influence on the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and on the two presidents who had to manage Juan Antonio Samaranch’s legacy.
BEHIND THE SCENES: The “Chinese years” come to an end in a month, but the legacy for the Olympic world is already clear