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The Traditional Chinese Sports Enjoying Modern Revivals

Hovering bamboo discs, flying feathers, twisty harvest dance...Some of China’s traditional sports still enjoy a modern following, even internationally

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Imported Talent: Do Naturalized Athletes Help or Hinder China’s Sports Programs?

Naturalized athletes are becoming increasingly common in China’s sports programs, but will they help develop domestic talent?

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China’s Road to Winter Paralympic Glory

How China went from one medal to topping the medal table in 20 years of Winter Paralympic participation

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Hitting the Slopes: Where to Ski in China?

One of China’s top destinations for snow sports, Jilin is full of world-class ski resorts you shouldn’t miss

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From Boycott to Host: China’s Road to the Winter Olympics

How China went from boycotting the Games in the 1950s to hosting it in 2022, and how its athletes trained to compete

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China’s Shaky Esports Future

Hopes are high for China at the Asian Games 2022 in the newly-added esports category, but some worry the country’s gaming regulations will cripple long-term prospects

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Taking the Field: Bringing Sports to Every Village

Village sports programs try to get all people in China exercising—with mixed results

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Para-Prejudices: The Struggle for More Inclusive Sports

Despite leading the world in sporting achievements, China’s para-athletes struggle for recognition and inclusion

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Chinese Winter Olympians to Watch

Athletes in these five sports have a shot at gold during the Beijing Winter Olympic Games

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