Settle!The flag bearer of the Chinese sports delegation for the Beijing Winter Olympic Games has been confirmed

2022-05-06 0 By

Men’s gao Tingyu and women’s Zhao Dan are the flag-bearers of the Chinese sports delegation for the Beijing Winter Olympic Games.Gao Tingyu, born on December 15, 1997 in Yichun City, Heilongjiang Province, is a Chinese speed skater.Gao was selected to the Chinese speed skating team in 2016.At the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, Gao Tingyu became the first Chinese male to win a speed skating medal at the Winter Olympics when he won the bronze medal in the men’s 500-meter race in 34.65 seconds.In February 2020, Gao set a personal best by clocking 34.282 seconds at the World Individual Speed Skating Championships.On September 26, 2021, he set a new national speed skating record of 33.83 seconds in men’s 500 meters at the China Cup Speed Skating Elite League.Meanwhile, after entering the Olympic season, Gao has been more consistent in World Cup races and has repeatedly skated under 34 seconds.Zhao Dan, female, born on December 14, 2002 in Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, is a Chinese skeleton bobsleigh athlete.In September 2018, Zhao Dan was selected to the China Steel Frame Snow Team.In the 2019/20 season, she participated in the Youth Olympic Games held in Switzerland for the first time on behalf of The Chinese team and finished seventh.This is the first time for Chinese women’s skeleton bobsled to compete at the Winter Olympics.Won the intercontinental Cup in Innsbruck in 2020/2022.The best result in the World Cup was 15th.She will represent China in the women’s skeleton bobsled competition at the Beijing Winter Olympics.(CCTV News)