Beijing 2022

— 20 January 2022

NBC reduces its troops in China

As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic and the spike in Omicron cases, NBCUniversal, the exclusive US broadcast rights holder for the Games, has decided to reduce the number... Read more »

— 19 January 2022

Athletes urged to be cautious

With less than three weeks to go before the opening of the Beijing Winter Games, the health issue remains dominant in the Olympic movement. But it does not completely... Read more »

— 17 January 2022

A first case of Omicron in Beijing

Bad signal. According to the official Chinese media, Beijing recorded its first case of the Omicron variant on Saturday 15 January. Nothing very spectacular at this stage, but it... Read more »

— 17 January 2022

Germany eyeing the podium

With less than three weeks to go before the opening of the Beijing 2022 Winter Games, Germany is making no secret of its ambitions. Dirk Schimmelpfennig, the delegation’s head... Read more »

— 14 January 2022

Tianjin is cut off from the world

With three weeks to go before the opening ceremony of the Beijing 2022 Games (4 to 20 February), the Chinese authorities are stepping up health measures with regard to... Read more »