2022 Olympic Winter Games

February 4th until February 20th, 2022

The best known multi-sports event in the snow are the Olympic Winter Games. The 2022 Winter Olympics will be held in Beijing, China, therefore it is also known as Beijing 2022. It will take place in Beijing and towns to the north east the capital, from 4 until 20 February 2022

The 2022 Olympic Winter Games will be third consecutive Olympic Games in Asia, after PyeonChang 2018 (South-Korea) and Tokyo 2020 (Japan). Beijing will be the first city to host both the Winter Olympics and Summer Olympics (2008).

Seven new events at 2022 Olympics

The IOC announced in July 2018 that seven new events will be added to the Olympic program. This brings the total number of events at 109 for the 2022 Olympics.

The next events will make their Olympic debut at the 2022 Olympic Winter Games:

bobsleigh Women's monobob

freestyle skiing Men's freestyle skiing big air

freestyle skiing Women's freestyle skiing big air

freestyle skiing Mixed team event freestyle skiing aerials

ski jumping Mixed team event ski jumping

snowboarding Mixed team event snowboarding

short track Mixed team event short track speed skating

Chinese experience of multi-sports events

Logo 2008 Olympics

In recent years China gained a lot of experience in organising multi-sports events. The 2008 Summer Olympics was one of them, but not the only one.

The following events has been organised by China since 1990.

A few weeks after the 2022 Winter Olympics, Beijing will host the Winter Paralympics and in September of the same year Hangzhou will host the Asian Games.

Sports at the 2022 Olympic Winter Games

Competition will be organised in 15 sports at the 2022 Winter Olympics and medals will be awarded in at least 109 events.

The following sports will be present.

Ice sports

curling Curling

ice hockey Ice hockey

figure skating Figure skating

speed skating Speed skating

short track Short track speed skating

Sliding sports

bobsleigh Bobsleigh

luge Luge

skeleton Skeleton

Snow sports

alpine skiën Alpine skiing

biathlon Biathlon

freestyle skiing Freestyle skiing

cross-country skiing Cross-country skiing

nordic combined Nordic combined

ski jumping Ski jumping

snowboarding Snowboarding

Countdown to
Beijing 2022:
1108 days

Official Emblem of the 2022 Olympics

Official Emblem of the 2022 Olympics

2022 Olympic Winter Games