Sochi tried its strength before the forthcoming Olympics
During the 2012/2013 test competitions for next February's Olympic Games in Sochi 44 competitions in all, including 20 international competitions and 24 national competitions were held. A total of 101 medal sets were contested, which is a larger meda
The preparations for the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi are in full swing. The Winter Olympics commence in less than 12 months, and the Sochi 2014 volunteer movement has stirred up a wave of social activity in Russia. Tickets for the 2014 Sochi Olympic Games went on sale in early February. They are available online at www.tickets.sochi2014.com or from the Olympic Committee of any participating country. The organizers expect to sell 70 percent of the tickets to the Russian public and the remaining 30 percent to foreigners.
Russia’s deputy prime minister, Dmitry Kozak, and president of the Sochi 2014 Organizing Committee, Dmitry Chernyshenko, discuss the results of the test competitions that were held as part of preparations for next Games in Sochi
President Putin has announced the official amount of money assigned for the construction of Olympic venues in Sochi - 99 billion rubles ($3,1 billion) from state coffers and 144 billion rubles ($4,5 billion) in outside investment
Krasnaya Polyana near Sochi will be the venue of a G8 summit in 2014, the presidential council on economy modernization and innovative development said on its website with reference to Krasnodar territory Governor Alexander Tkachyov
The U.S. geological services has suggested to Russian scientists holding a joint Russian-U.S. training in the prevention of natural calamities in Sochi, where the Winter Olympics are scheduled to be held in 2014
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Sochi has been changing at an amazing pace — especially over the last few years, with the entire city being turned into an enormous Olympic construction site. RBTH invites readers to take a walk around the sacred, pre-Olympic corners of Sochi
Road to Sochi 2014 project kicked off at a marathon in Washington, D.C. The project’s organizers say their mission is to raise awareness about Sochi and promote the many ties between the U.S. and Russia