Tag: Beijing

Beijing wins 2029 World Aquatics bonanza

Beijing to host World Aquatics 2029

World Aquatics has picked Beijing to host the 2029 World Championships. Swimming World Magazine said the games will be organized by the China Swimming Association and the Beijing Municipal Bureau of Sports. It will also include the World Aquatics Masters Championships later that year. The flagship... » Read more

Beijing aim for 2027 World Athletics spectacle

Beijing bids to host 2027 World Athletics Championships

Beijing is seeking to return the World Athletics Championships to China by bidding to host the 2027 edition of the event. ‘World Today News’ stated that the capital was the only responder to a process led by the Chinese Athletics Association (CAA) seeking interest from Cities in pursuing a bid... » Read more

Svelte look for Beijing Workers’ Stadium

Renovation at Workers Stadium in Beijing completed

The multipurpose Beijing Workers’ Stadium in Beijing (China), built in 1959 to mark the 10th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China, has turned into an international standard professional football stadium. ‘Xinhua’ quoted Ma Xisheng, an official from Beijing Major... » Read more

Beijing Workers’ Stadium 360 degree change

China update on revamp of Workers Stadium

The Beijing Workers’ Stadium (China) , home to a range of large-scale sports events including the 1990 Asian Games and some soccer matches during the Beijing 2008 Summer Olympics, will soon have a new look following a major reconstruction project that is expected to finish by December this... » Read more

150,000 invited fans for Beijing 2022

China Olympics fan attendance

About 150,000 spectators are expected to be invited to attend events at the Beijing Olympics (China) in two of the three clusters of venues, organizers said on February 3rd. The ‘St. Louis Post Dispatch’ stated that plans to sell tickets to international visitors were scrapped last year because... » Read more

Ice Ribbon ‘spinning glory’ of Beijing 2022

Ice Ribbon the face of Beijing 2022

Think of the new National Speed Skating Oval design in Beijing (China) akin to a spinning top. It’s just that this spinning top seats 12,000 Olympic fans and contains curved glass wrapping the façade. The ‘Forbes’ stated that the only major new indoor venue for the 2022 Beijing Winter... » Read more

No Beijing 2022 tickets for public

No public tickets for Beijing 2022 available

No tickets will be sold for the upcoming Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games in Beijing due to the “grave and complicated situation of the COVID-19 pandemic” in China. The ‘npr’ stated that instead, organizers announced on January 17th that they would invite groups of spectators to attend... » Read more