No tickets can be bought to anybody dwelling exterior China as Olympic venues open their doorways once more.
A 21-day quarantine for non-fully vaccinated athletes, officers and staff can be in drive on the 2022 Beijing Olympics, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) mentioned.
Daily testing for vaccinated folks and no tickets can be bought to anybody dwelling exterior China as Olympic venues open their doorways once more.
Restrictions imposed to regulate the COVID-19 pandemic on the subsequent Winter Games in February have been introduced on Wednesday by the International Olympic Committee.
While not imposing a vaccine mandate, organizers in Beijing plan stricter guidelines than utilized on the Tokyo Olympics the place vaccination was suggested although not demanded inside a strict regime of testing.
“Games participants who are not fully vaccinated will have to serve a 21-day quarantine upon arrival in Beijing,” the IOC mentioned in a press release.
Olympic athletes can ask to keep away from quarantine, the IOC mentioned, for a “justified medical exemption”—a phrase that appeared to exclude ideological objections to vaccines.
It would be the second straight Olympics in the course of the pandemic the place households of athletes can’t go to the host nation to observe the occasions.