Slip-sliding toward the 2022 Games


Skaters perform at the opening ceremony of the event.

Ice hockey players battle for the puck.

The Oriental Pearl TV Tower in the Pudong New Area kicked off a carnival at its outdoor ice rink on Sunday with a number of Winter Olympic sports on show.

The 84-day event will run through February 29 at the 600-square-meter outdoor rink.

Figure-skating, short-track speeding skating, ice hockey and ice dance will be performed during the carnival.

The event is a celebration of the Beijing Winter Olympics in 2022, and show the fun of ice sports, said Yang Yang, World Anti-Doping Agency vice president and former Winter Olympic champion.

Dancers come from all over the world.

Source: SHINE

Editor: Liu Qi

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