Alpine Skiing infographic
Graphic shows details of the Alpine Skiing event.


Alpine Skiing at the Winter Olympics

February 4, 2022 - February 20, 2022 - The 2022 winter Olympic Games, officially known as the XXIV Olympic Winter Games, take place in Beijing, China.

The Yanqing National Sliding Center will host the Alpine Skiing events at the Beijing 2022 Olympic Winter Games.

Situated on Xiaohaituo Mountain in northwest Yanqing, the starting zone of the skiing centre has a maximum steepness of 68 degrees – one of the steepest racetracks in the world. The skiing centre will establish seven ski slopes, each stretching for about 10 kilometres, with the largest vertical drop reaching 900 meters.

PUBLISHED: 10/11/2021; STORY: Graphic News