XXII Olympic Winter Games will be held inSochi. City got it right in 2007, during the 119th session of the International Olympic Committee in Guatemala, and in 2010 the owners were the Winter Olympics flag during the closing ceremony of the previous competition in Vancouver.
In the year before the beginning of the Olympic Games has been accepted and approved its program.
Competition Schedule was approvedThe International Olympic Committee and sports federations. Prior to the Olympics does not exclude the possibility of a small adjustment program. To get to it, and be aware of all the changes can be on the official Olympics website.
February 7, 2014 solemnopening ceremony of the Games, and the first award of the Winter Olympics will be played on 8 February. On this day, for one set of awards will compete skaters, four more will be raffled among skiers: one - in the Nordic combined and freestyle, and two - in ski racing. On the same day will start on hockey competitions, luge, ski jumping and figure skating. Closing of the Olympic Games is scheduled for 23 February. On the final day also will play and the latest award - from hockey teams will be the final match, and skiers will take part in the last race.
According to the organizing committee of the plan at the XXIIWinter Olympics sports facilities are divided into two clusters - coastal and mountain. Sports facilities are the latest in Krasnaya Polyana. There will be competitions requiring inclines (ski jumping, snowboarding, bobsleigh, luge, etc.). There is also built trails for cross-country skiing and biathlon. In addition to the sports facilities in the mountain cluster will attend a media village - complex for the press.
The coastal strip of the Black Sea occupies a clustercoast. There will be competitions on ice - curling tournaments, hockey, figure skating, speed skating. For this special sports facilities in Sochi and Adler were built. Opening and closing ceremonies will be held at the stadium "Fischt", which holds a 40 thousand people. sold tickets for the event at the official Olympics website, which can be purchased up to the opening of the Olympic Games in Sochi.</ P>