British athletes will miss the opening of the Olympic Games due to frosts
British athletes are recommended to skip the opening ceremony of the 2018 Winter Olympics due to severe frosts in Pyeongchang. This is reported by the Daily Mail.
According to the newspaper, the leadership of the British team felt that the cold weather would adversely affect the health of athletes. The event is recommended to skip at least those athletes who are scheduled to enter the competition in less than 48 hours after the opening ceremony.
Organizers of the Olympics reported that part of the spectators handed over tickets for the opening after the temperature became known. At the rehearsal of the event, the audience left, hardly waiting for the middle.
The opening ceremony of the Olympic Games will be held on 9 February. According to the Weather.com portal, the air temperature in Pyeongchang on this day will be 4 degrees of heat.