BEIJING, Oct. 14 (Xinhua) – Figure skaters from nine countries and regions were on the skating rink of the capital’s gymnasium in Beijing on Wednesday for warm-up sessions, as an all-elements test of the 53-year-old gymnasium is In progress.
The 2021 Asian Open Figure Skating Trophy officially begins on Thursday.
Preventing COVID-19 is one of the test’s priorities.
Foreign athletes, coaches, referees, officials and employees do not have to self-quarantine for days before going to Capital Gymnasium, says Ding, but they must provide negative nucleic acid results within 48 hours before. to enter the closed loop.
He said everyone in the closed loop needs to have nucleic acid tests once a day. Inside the stadium, everyone must wear an N95 mask.
The Capital Gymnasium will be the venue for figure skating and short track speed skating in Beijing 2022.
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