Staff members rehearse a victory ceremony at the Beijing Medals Plaza. Photo: AP
Staff members rehearse a victory ceremony at the Beijing Medals Plaza. Photo: AP

China reinvents Olympic medal ceremony, adding new ‘cultural exhibitions’ inside an igloo-shaped Beijing Medals Plaza

  • The Beijing Medals Plaza will serve the main venue for handing Olympic and Paralympic victory medals
  • Unlike Summer Olympic ceremonies that take place directly after competition, Beijing is splitting the medal procession into two parts

Topic |   Beijing Winter Olympics 2022
Staff members rehearse a victory ceremony at the Beijing Medals Plaza. Photo: AP
Staff members rehearse a victory ceremony at the Beijing Medals Plaza. Photo: AP
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