In total, around 1,314 female athletes will play an active role in the 2022 Winter Olympics in China. Yes, it will be a long tournament and each of the athletes is training to their core extents for winning the current Olympics.
This is among the highest participation of females in any Olympics event. The number is 45.2 percent, which is a massive one and is all set to break the records. According to Tong Lixin, this will break most of the records where people coming to see will absolutely love the event.
Right in 117 Days, around 2892 athletes from the entire world will compete in 109 events. This will cover a span of seven sports in three competition zones of Yanqing, Beijing & Zhangjiakou.
If we compare the current edition with the last one which was held in South Korea in 2018, seven new events have been added in the current one.
This will bring more options for the audiences to watch from their homes and venues.
Even Tong said that events are popular among youngsters and there has been an increase in younger audience numbers.
Plus, due to the massive participation of female athletes, it will be a good chance to aspire to the younger girls.
“The other goal is to realize gender equality. This Winter Olympics will have the most female athletes in history,” said Tong straight to China Media Group (CMG).
Hence, as and when the event will proceed, people will love female athletes. This will increase a level of healthy competition among women that can help to bring out the best in them.
Additionally, the committee is allowing spectators for the 2022 Olympics. Hence, as die-hard Olympic fans, they can simply buy tickets for the Olympics in advance and watch the entire event, live from the venue, without any issues.