Beijing school provides pre-Olympic taste of winter sports

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Dianchang Road Primary School has been offering winter sports for the past three years in line with China’s push to drive more interest in cold-weather sports ahead of the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics. About 300 students each year get to experience a variety of sports – from ice hockey to cross-country skiing, speed skating and curling – often for the first time.

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