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Sochi 2014

Press Release: Sochi 2014 to Benefit from State-of-the-Art Transport System

April 18, 2008

Transport routes around the Black Sea coastal city of Sochi, which will host Russia's first ever Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games in 2014, are set to benefit from the intro...

Press Release: Sochi 2014 Looking Forward to Arrival of IOC Experts in Russia

April 21, 2008

Sochi 2014 Confident, On Track and Looking Forward to Arrival of IOC Experts in Russia IOC Coordination Commission Will Bring Exceptional Insight to Sochi 2014 and Update Asse...

Press Release: Sochi 2014 Coordination Commission Announced

November 29, 2007

INTERNATIONAL OLYMPIC COMMITTEE PRESS RELEASE THURSDAY 29 NOVEMBER 2007The International Olympic Committee (IOC) today announced the names of the members of the IOC’s Coordina...

World Briefs: Sochi Sliding Criticism, Azerbaijan Honors

December 29, 2007

WWF Russia director Igor Chestin says environmentalists are shut out of Sochi decision making. (ATR)  Russia Environmentalist Sounds off on Sochi The slidin...

Sochi Venues Plan Finalized Shortly

June 05, 2008

Sochi 2014 president Dmitry Chernyshenko and his delegation met with the IOC EB and other members of the Olympic Family during SportAccord in Athens. (ATR/M....

On the Scene: IOC Scrutinizes "Challenges" of Sochi Olympic Games

April 22, 2008

(ATR) The head of the IOC coordination commission for the Sochi Winter Olympics says the 2014 Games are "probably the most challenging Olympics ever". "The...

Sochi 2014 Chief Defends Policing for IOC Visit, Discusses Next Steps in Games Preparations

April 24, 2008

Sochi 2014 president Dmitry Chernyshenko says citizens have a right to protest Games preparations, but that compensation for displaced persons is arranged de...

IOC Commission Opens Vancouver Meeting

February 26, 2008

IOC Coordination Commission chair Rene Fasel opens the meeting in Vancouver. To the left is senior IOC member in Australia, Kevan Gosper, chair of the IOC P...

Russian President Hails Progress of Olympic Plans

February 06, 2008

Russian president Vladimir Putin confers with deputy prime minister Alexander Zhukov during the Feb. 5 meeting. (Getty Images)  (ATR) Russian president Vlad...

IOC to Consider Changes on Feedback from 2014 Bid Cities

November 01, 2007

The IOC may tweak the bidding process for 2016 by the end of the year. (ATR)  (ATR) Changes to the 2016 Olympic bidding process could be made next month fol...

Putin Unveils Sochi Leadership Team for Rogge

September 27, 2007

Sochi Mayor Victor Kolodyazhny, deputy PM Alexander Zhukov, Jacques Rogge and Dmitry Chernyshenko meet on the tarmac in Sochi.  (ATR) Russian President Vla...

Sochi Update: Putin Hosts Key Meeting, IOC President to Visit

August 09, 2007

Russian President Vladimir Putin will take a leading roll in the formation of an organizing committee for Sochi 2014. (Getty Images)  (ATR) Russian Presiden...