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  • News | Sochi 2014

    Norwegian Tora Berger is seeking golden finale in Sochi

    A fixture on every podium at the 2013 IBU Biathlon World Championships and the winner of a stunning World Cup grand slam the same season, Norway’s Tora Berger is one of the big favourites for the women’s biathlon events at Sochi, where she is hoping for a gilt-edged finale to a glittering career.
    27 Jan 2014 | Sochi 2014, Olympic News, Biathlon, Norway
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    Two summer Olympians swap the track for bobsleighs

    With five summer Olympic Games between them, Lolo Jones and Lauryn Williams are more used to running to the finish line than sliding to it. But in a few weeks’ time, the two American athletes will make their Olympic Winter Games debut in Sochi, Russia, as Team USA’s push athletes for the women’s bobsleigh events.
    22 Jan 2014 | Sochi 2014, Olympic News
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    Olympic champion Justyna Kowalczyk thrills Polish crowd

    Olympic champion Justyna Kowalczyk secured a superb victory in front of her home crowd in Szklarska Poreba (POL) on Sunday, winning the 10km ladies’ cross country skiing event in dominant fashion.
    20 Jan 2014 | Sochi 2014, Olympic News
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    Kokslien leads Norwegians to clean sweep and halfpipe stars book tickets to Sochi

    Norway’s Mikko Kokslien produced one of the comebacks of the season at the weekend’s Nordic Combined World Cup stage in Chaux-Neuve (FRA). A brilliant cross-country ski saw him emerge overall winner, after finishing just 19th in the ski-jumping; it was his first individual victory in over a year. Magnus Krog and Joergen Graabak completed an all-Norwegian podium, edging out World Cup leader Frenzel.
    14 Jan 2014 | Sochi 2014, Olympic News
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    Tina Maze takes her chances in five disciplines in Sochi

    Slovenia’s Tina Maze, 30, won two silver Olympic medals in Vancouver in 2010 and enjoyed a historic World Cup Campaign in 2013, reaching the podium a record 24 times while accruing more points in a season than any other skier in history.
    02 Jan 2014 | Sochi 2014, Olympic News
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    Martin Fourcade, biathlon supremo ready to strike gold

    Having taken silver in the mass start in Vancouver, the world’s number one biathlete, Martin Fourcade of France is aiming to win the first Olympic gold medal of his career at Sochi 2014.
    23 Dec 2013 | Sochi 2014, Olympic News, Biathlon, France
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    Hirscher turns up the heat in Val d’Isere

    Austrian giant slalom star Marcel Hirscher turned up the heat on 2006 Olympic champion Ted Ligety, mastering a notoriously difficult Val d’Isere piste in Saturday’s World Cup race, which his rival didn’t manage to finish.
    18 Dec 2013 | Sochi 2014, Olympic News
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