Beijing 2022

— 1 February 2022

Candidates will not observe

Surprise. According to the Canadian website GamesBids, the IOC cancelled last week the Beijing Games observer programme initially intended for declared or potential candidates for the next editions of... Lire la suite »

— 1 February 2022

US elected officials are concerned

The battle of words continues between the US and China. After the diplomatic boycott of the Beijing Games decided by the Biden administration, American elected officials are once again... Lire la suite »

— 31 January 2022

Taiwan won’t be marching

With less than a week to go before the opening ceremony, politics continues to be a factor at the Beijing 2022 Winter Games (4-20 February). On Friday 4 February,... Lire la suite »

— 31 January 2022

Canada moves closer to parity

Canada is shaping up to be one of the most heavily represented countries at the 2022 Beijing Winter Games. The Canadian Olympic Committee (COC) announced late last week that... Lire la suite »

— 28 January 2022

Parsons absent due to COVID

Andrew Parsons, the president of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC), is the latest victim of the COVID-19 virus within the Olympic movement. The Brazilian leader announced on his Twitter... Lire la suite »

— 27 January 2022

Italy relies on its women

Italy is ready. It is also very ambitious. Giovanni Malago, the president of the National Olympic Committee (CONI), told the transalpine media this week: “We can do better in... Lire la suite »

— 27 January 2022

Austria thinks big

Austria will be present in force at the Beijing Winter Games. Presented very officially on Wednesday 25 January before the government for a pre-departure ceremony, the delegation includes 106... Lire la suite »