Blog Category - Sport

R Olympic Picks: Volleyball Players Will Swap Snow For Sand at 2022 Games
OlymPicks is an ongoing blog series whereby we highlight news, gossip, and developments regarding the buildup to Beijing's 2022 Winter Olympic
A Spectrum of Sprinters: Registration Now Open for Beijing Color Run, June 17
Lace up your running shoes and prepare to be splattered with a rainbow of different shades.
Olympics Brings Business Boon to Chongli, But Housing and Environmental Calamities Loom
The days of Chongli being a sleepy rural Hebei district are quickly coming to an end, and the area becomes a focal point for both good and bad new
R Olympic Odyessy: Beijing's Official Ambassdor for the Games Talks Trekking to Over 175 Countries
From Antarctica to Namibia, and hundreds of other destinations inbetween, Beijing-based Olympic volunteer Cao Da Fo is well on the way to reaching
DP Cut a Rug, Hack a Lung: Why Beijing's Pollution Might Make Dancing Dangerous
Many Beijing pollution fighters have already read the article that ran in the...
US Football Popularity Soars in China as Superbowl Watched by Record 7.5M Chinese Viewers
Sunday's Super Bowl may be forever remembered as the first NFL championship to be extended into overtime, or it may serve as testament to the lega
Where to Catch the Kickoff: The Beijing Venues Showing Superbowl LI (51), Feb. 6
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Arsenal, Chelsea to Play Pre-Season Friendly in Beijing July 22
London soccer teams Arsenal Football Club and Chelsea Football Club will meet for the first time ever outside of London on July 22 at Beijing's Na
R Beijing Guoan Now Worth More Than AC Milan, But Still Contending with Money Related Woes
Although Beijing Guo'an – and the Chinese league it plays in – has yet to develop the same kind of international prestige as its European counterp
Olympic Picks: From the Slopes to Ice Rinks, China's Youngsters and Elite are Gearing Up for the Games
While we in Beijing keep looking towards Olympics 2022, the IOC is still sorting out the winners of 2008, and yesterday netted one of the biggest
Olympic Picks: Xi Meetss the IOC; Alibaba Gets in on the Games; and the Olympics Go Green
Just how big of a priority are the Olympics for China? Here’s a less than subtle indication.
R Ten-year-old, College Student Die in Separate Ski Accidents Near Beijing
Two tragic deaths of skiers in Beijing-area resorts over the past three days have called attention to safety on local slopes.
R Events Watch: Beijing's Best Events That Won't Leave You Hungover, Jan 16-20
Our Events Watch series aims to highlight events that aren't focused
White Collar Boxing Returns to Beijing; Brawl on the Wall Registration January
We're halfway through the first month of 2017 and let me guess: you're still working on those resolutions.