Team Canada arrives at the closing ceremony during the Beijing 2022 Olympic Winter Games in Beijing, China on February 20, 2022. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO, COC, Mark Blinch)

The Beijing Winter Olympics could be summed up in one word: drama. Almost cancelled by the pandemic and tarnished by diplomatic boycotts, the Games opened February 2. Almost 2900 athletes from 91 countries took part, competing for 109 medal events in 15 sports.