Figure skating will be the first to light the torch for the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics

2022-05-14 0 By

February 4 will be the first day of the figure skating team competition at the Beijing Winter Olympics. The men’s single short program, ice dance rhythm dance and pairs short program will be held.The Chinese figure skating team will make its debut in the competition.Which contestant are you most looking forward to?Which game would you most like to watch?A quick look at the February 4 Beijing Winter Olympics calendar!How is the figure skating competition graded?What is the dress code for athletes?Figure skating originated in the United Kingdom in the 18th century. It was first held in Austria in 1872, and was included in the first Winter Olympics in 1924.Beijing 2022 Olympic Figure skating competition will be held at the Capital Stadium in Beijing, with a total of five gold MEDALS awarded.The ice will be made using the most advanced environmental technology, with temperatures ranging from minus 3.5 to 4 degrees Celsius and thickness ranging from 4.5 to 6 centimeters.Set and lighting effects were not allowed in figure skating, and costumes became the only auxiliary factor in the artistic performance.Men wear pants and women can wear skirts or onesies.Figure skating competitions need to be combined with background music to reflect the theme and mood of the arrangement.There is a semi-circular arc shallow groove below the body of the skating knife.The front end has cutter teeth to facilitate jumping and rotation.Figure skating competition consists of two parts: men’s and women’s single skating and pairs skating in the short program and free skating respectively;Ice dancing is a competition of rhythm and free dance.Both short routines and rhythmic dances have set movements.Judges score contestants for each stage according to technical points and program content, and the total score of each stage is the final score.Although they are all performed by a man and a woman, pairs skating involves jumping, throwing and twisting, with emphasis on the difficulty and quality of the movements.Ice dance emphasizes the charm and expressive force of dance, and the technical movements do not include jumping. When lifting, the male partner’s main lifting hand should not exceed his head.In 1980, Chinese individual skaters Bao Zhenhua and Xu Zhaoxiao competed in the Winter Olympics for the first time.Over the past 40 years, generations of Chinese figure skaters have created unforgettable moments with perseverance and firm ideals, writing the next section of the ice legend.Chen Lu wins bronze at 1994 Lillehammer Winter Olympics Chen Lu wins bronze at the 1994 Lillehammer Winter Olympics in Lillehammer, Norway, February 13, 1994. This is the first figure skating medal for China at the 1994 Winter Olympics.On February 20, 1998, Chen Lu won the bronze medal in women’s figure skating at the Nagano Winter Olympics.She became the first Asian single skater to win back-to-back Winter Olympics MEDALS, earning her the nickname “butterfly on ice”.Shen Xue and Zhao Hongbo of China win bronze MEDALS at the 19th Winter Olympic Games in Salt Lake City, United States, February 11, 2002.At the 2006 Turin Winter Olympics, Zhang Dan/Zhang Hao and Shen Xue/Zhao Hongbo won the silver and bronze MEDALS respectively.February 13, 2006, Italy, 2006 Turin Winter Olympics, China’s three pairs of figure skating pairs all reached the final four, Zhang Dan, Zhang Hao won the 2006 Turin Winter Olympics pair skating silver medal;Shen Xue and Zhao Hongbo won bronze MEDALS in pairs figure skating at the 2006 Turin Winter Olympics.Shen Xue/Zhao Hongbo won gold and Pang Qing/Tong Jian took silver at the 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympics.On February 15, 2010, In Vancouver, Canada, shen Xue and Zhao Hongbo won the first gold medal of the 2010 Winter Olympics. Pang Qing and Tong Jian won the silver medal.Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics Han Cong, Sui Wenjing won the silver.Han Cong and Sui Wenjing of China pose for a silver medal during the figure skating competition at the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea, February 15, 2018.Two-time world champions Sui Wenjing and Han Cong are aiming for Olympic gold, as are Jin Boyang and Wang Shiyue.Looking forward to the capital Stadium, Chinese figure skaters can give us the most shocking audio-visual enjoyment.Cheer for the Chinese figure skating team!Source: Website of Beijing 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games Organizing Committee, CCTV Sports client, Wosu website Edited by Xing Xiaoyi and reviewed by Zhang Xiang