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  • News | Sochi 2014

    Sochi 2014, Day 7: What’s on this Friday?

    Day seven kicks off at Rosa Khutor with the men’s super combined. From there it’s on to the Laura Cross-Country Ski & Biathlon Centre for cross-country skiing and the men’s 15km classic, to be followed by the women’s 15km individual biathlon event. The spotlight then falls on the Sanki Sliding Centre, where the medals will be decided in the women’s skeleton. The free skate brings the men’s individual figure skating competition to a close at the Iceberg Skating Palace, with the women’s freestyle skiing aerials also taking place in the evening. 
    13 Feb 2014 | Sochi 2014, Olympic News
  • News | Sochi 2014

    Stage is set in Sochi with events about to get underway

    With the first events of the 2014 Olympic Winter Games set to get underway this Thursday, Sochi’s spectacular new venues are ready to play host to the world’s greatest winter sports stars.
    06 Feb 2014 | Sochi 2014, Olympic News
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    Chinese aerialist, Xu Mengtao aiming for historic gold

    Since making her Games debut at Vancouver 2010, aerials specialist Xu Mengtao has soared to the top of the world rankings in her discipline. In Sochi, the Chinese freestyle skier will be fully focused on capturing Olympic gold, the one prize missing from her trophy cabinet.
    06 Feb 2014 | Sochi 2014, Olympic News, Freestyle Skiing, People's Republic of China
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    Early action on snow and ice on Thursday

    Thursday sees the first sporting action take place in Sochi, including the early stages of competition in two exciting events that are making their full Olympic debut: team figure skating and snowboard slopestyle. While the world’s best skaters and boarders look to hit their marks, the top women’s freestyle skiers will be in action in the moguls qualifiers. Here is a brief lowdown on all of the day’s action.
    05 Feb 2014 | Sochi 2014, Olympic News
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    Shaun White, the master of the unexpected

    The two-time and reigning Olympic halfpipe champion, Shaun White continues to innovate as he prepares to defend his title in Sochi, where the American will also go for gold in another of his favourite events, slopestyle, which will be making its Olympic debut.
    22 Jan 2014 | Sochi 2014, Olympic News
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    Seventh World Cup victory for outstanding Shiffrin

    American Mikaela Shiffrin secured the seventh World Cup slalom win of her career in Flachau (AUT) on Tuesday – triumphing at the venue for the second year in a row.
    16 Jan 2014 | Olympic News, Sochi 2014, Vancouver 2010, Alpine Skiing, Freestyle Skiing, United States of America, SHIFFRIN, Mikaela, Australia, LASSILA, Lydia, People's Republic of China, LIU, Zhongqing
  • News | Sochi 2014

    Hot. Cool. Yours: Get ready for Sochi 2014!

    The picturesque Black Sea resort of Sochi offers a dynamic natural contrast with its glimmering sea and rugged mountains. The Olympic Review looks at the great anticipation that is building as Russia looks forward to hosting its first Winter Games in 2014.
    07 Jan 2014 | Sochi 2014, Olympic News
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