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Winter Olympics 101: Become an expert in every sport

109 medal events will be held across 15 different sports at the 2022 Olympic Winter Games.
109 medal events will be held across 15 different sports at the 2022 Olympic Winter Games.

The 2022 Winter Olympics are approaching, and NBCOlympics.com is here to give you a crash course in all 15 sports that will be featured at the Beijing Games.

These guides will answer some of the most burning questions you have (or maybe didn't even know you had!), such as:

Just scan the list below to find the detailed guide for whatever sport you’re longing to know more about. You’ll be an Olympic authority in no time.

 

Snow Sports

Learn more about the Olympic events taking place on the snow, including Alpine skiing, freestyle skiing and snowboarding.

SEE MORE: Alpine skiing at the 2022 Winter Olympics

SEE MORE: Biathlon at the 2022 Winter Olympics

SEE MORE: Cross-Country Skiing at the 2022 Winter Olympics

SEE MORE: Freestyle Skiing at the 2022 Winter Olympics

SEE MORE: Nordic Combined at the 2022 Winter Olympics

SEE MORE: Ski jumping at the 2022 Winter Olympics

SEE MORE: Snowboarding at the 2022 Winter Olympics

Ice Sports

Learn more about the Olympic events taking place on ice rinks, such as figure skating, hockey and curling.

SEE MORE: Curling at the 2022 Winter Olympics

SEE MORE: Figure Skating at the 2022 Winter Olympics

SEE MORE: Hockey at the 2022 Winter Olympics

SEE MORE: Short track at the 2022 Winter Olympics

SEE MORE: Speed skating at the 2022 Winter Olympics

Sliding Sports

Learn more about the three Olympic events taking place on the sliding track: bobsled, luge and skeleton.

SEE MORE: Bobsled at the 2022 Winter Olympics

SEE MORE: Luge at the 2022 Winter Olympics

SEE MORE: Skeleton at the 2022 Winter Olympics