National Speed Skating Hall: at present, more than 150 athletes from 17 countries and regions have been training on the ice

2022-04-28 0 By

Beijing Winter Olympics National Speed Skating Hall:At present, there have been more than 150 athletes from 17 countries and regions on the ice training, China National Speed skating Team executive deputy director Zhou Qiugrui said in Beijing on January 30, athletes from all over the world have arrived at the national speed skating stadium.Up to now, more than 150 athletes from 17 countries and regions have started training on the ice, and athletes have given positive feedback on the venues.The National Speed Skating Pavilion “Ice Ribbon” is the only newly built ice competition venue and the landmark venue of Beijing 2022 Winter Olympic Games.Speed skating events will be held here during the Beijing Winter Olympics.According to Zhou, 166 athletes from 27 countries and regions have qualified for speed skating at the Beijing Winter Olympics, including 79 women and 87 men.On the afternoon of January 27, the national speed Skating hall officially opened to athletes for training, and the Italian team became the first team to come here for training.On the afternoon of 30th, when the reporter visited the national Speed Skating Hall, there were speed skaters from China, Italy and other countries training and testing on the ice.Speed skating requires high quality ice.Zhou said ice makers from China and Canada worked together under the leadership of a well-known Canadian expert hired by the Beijing Organizing Committee for the Winter Olympics.Over the past two days, athletes from all over the world have arrived at the national speed skating Hall. So far, more than 150 athletes from 17 countries and regions have started training on ice.After training, athletes from various countries also gave feedback, “we think the smoothness of the ice is very good, and people are very satisfied with the service guarantee provided by the whole venue. Hearing this feedback, we feel relieved”.It is worth mentioning that the National Speed Skating Hall is the first winter Olympic speed skating venue in the world to adopt the carbon dioxide transcritical direct cooling ice system, which takes into account the requirements of green and energy saving.In addition, the “ice ribbon” ice surface temperature is even, the whole temperature difference is not more than 0.5℃, which is conducive to athletes to create good results.Zhou qiurui said that during the Beijing Winter Olympics, the International Skating Federation will send two technical representatives and 11 international technical officials, “they will host the competition, we will help them to do a good job in competition services.”Meanwhile, the Beijing Organizing Committee for the Winter Olympics has sent 60 staff members to assist them in organizing the games.52 of the 60 officials are referees;There will also be eight test skaters, who will try before each race to make sure the ice is safe.(after)