China's 2022 Winter Olympics bid causes controversy in Chongli County

February 23, 2015

From long shot to front runner, China has already cleared a series of hurdles in the race to land the 2022 Winter Olympic Games. But left now in a tight two-city contest with Almaty, Kazakhstan, Beijing still faces a handful of obstacles if its bid is to win final approval from the International Olympic Committee in July. One major problem is finding a suitable location for the alpine ski races.