South African viewers have finally been afforded an extra option to take in the Beijing 2022 Olympics with Showmax Pro’s offering.
Winter Olympics to stream live on Showmax Pro
With 109 events, seven sports and 15 disciplines, viewers can indeed look forward to an action-packed multi-sport competition with daily live coverage starting today and ending on Sunday, 20 February 2022.
Furthermore this prestigious event will feature some of the biggest names in winter sports. Namely, Mikaela Shiffrin (Alpine skiing), Suzanne Schulting (short track speed skating), in addition to the Canadian ice hockey team, Chloe Kim (snowboarding) and Natalie Geisenberge (luge), who are all set to compete in China across a range of venues. Showmax Pro viewers will subsequently get to witness the much-anticipated opening and closing ceremonies taking place at the Beijing National Stadium, the famous Bird’s Nest.
There won’t be a Team South Africa at the games but Africa will make its presence felt in Beijing.
Mialitiana Clerc, Madagascar’s first female Olympic skier, Nigeria’s French-born Samuel Ikpefan (cross-country) and also Ghana’s Carlos Maeder (Alpine skiing), the third-ever Ghanaian to qualify for the Winter Olympic Games.
How to watch the Beijing 2022 action
Events at the Beijing 2022 Games will be held in 15 disciplines across seven sports:
- Alpine skiing
- Cross-country skiing
- Figure skating
- Freestyle skiing
- Ice hockey
- Nordic combined
- Short track speed skating
- Ski jumping
- Speed skating