Shaanxi elements at the Beijing Winter Olympics

2022-05-14 0 By

Photo taken on Feb. 4, 2022 shows the opening ceremony of the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympic Games at the National Stadium, the Bird’s Nest.Winter sports athletes from all over the world gathered in Beijing to stage the world’s highest ice and snow “carnival”.Wang Peixuan, a bobsled athlete from Shaanxi Province, and Huai Mingming, a bobsled athlete, are among the Chinese athletes in the Beijing Winter Olympic Games.Wang Peixuan and Huai Mingming will participate in the Winter Olympics bobsled, a total of 2 events, 4 events.Wang Peixuan is the first Chinese female bobsled athlete to compete in the Winter Olympics.Not long ago, Wang Peixuan and Huai Mingming set the best scores in Chinese history in women’s single bobsled and women’s double bobsled respectively.In addition, 20 people from Shaanxi will participate in the judging work of the Beijing Winter Olympics as technical officials, and four people will serve as trial skiers for luge, bobsled and alpine skiing.There are many Shaanxi elements in this Winter Olympics.The design inspiration of the fire table comes from the treasure of baoji Bronze Museum — He Zun.Shaanxi native Zhang Yimou is the director of the opening and closing ceremonies.As the chief director of the opening and closing ceremonies of the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games, Zhang Yimou has become the veritable “double Olympics” chief director.In bidding for the Winter Olympics, China set a goal of “attracting 300 million people to participate in snow and ice sports.”In Shaanxi, 5 million people participated in ice and snow sports, driving ice and snow consumption to more than 5 billion yuan.