What is the route of the Beijing 2022 Olympic Torch relay?

  • What is the route of the Beijing 2022 Olympic Torch relay?

    The flame was lit at the site of the Ancient Olympia in Greece on October 18, 2021 and was passed to the Beijing 2022 Organizing Committee the following day. The flame then left for China where the relay continues until the start of the Games.

    Due to the current pandemic and the measures put in place to meet the prevention and control requirements, it was decided to reduce the length and duration of the traditional relay route, as well as the number of relay runners.

    The relay is scheduled between February 2 and 4, 2022 (date of the opening of the Games) with the participation of 1,200 torchbearers. The three host zones of the Games will host the relay.

    Until then, the flame will be on display to the public as well as by official local Games partners and TOP partners. The torch will also travel to parts of the country known for its history and culture of winter sports.

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