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2014 winter olympics

Marleau, — 24:09 4—0 J. Athlete Event Run 1 Run 2 Run 3 Run 4 Total Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank 58. At 19 years 321 days, Justine Dufour-Lapointe became the youngest freestyle skiing Olympic gold medalist. Weber — 34:33 5—0 R. Weber — 34:33 5—0 R.

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Winter Olympics

2014 winter olympics

Originally 64 athletes were named to the team but reallocations brought the final team size to 71 athletes. It's an obvious subjective endeavor, as one man's failure is another's triumph, so feel free to offer your own grades in the comments section below. The first three men who have qualified were formally announced on January 8, 2014. On February 10, became the first freestyle skiing gold medalist to defend his Olympic title, and first repeat gold medalist, winning the men's moguls. The 2014 Games marked the first time a Canadian Olympic team competed in Russia, as Canada and 64 western countries did not take part at the in the held in due to the.

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South Korea at the 2014 Winter Olympics

2014 winter olympics

Getzlaf — 36:48 6—0 8 min Penalties 2 min 46 Shots 23 16 February 2014 The Austrian luge team Austria earned the maximum quota of ten spots. A unique domination of one discipline at the Games. Archived from on 19 February 2014. The Austrian Olympic Committee received a Russian letter containing a kidnap threat against Alpine skier and skeleton pilot during the Sochi Games. They measure 100mm in diameter and are 10mm thick.

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2014 winter olympics

Twelve teams competed in the men's tournament and eight teams in the women's. Here is a breakdown of how each country chose to represent itself on one of sports' biggest stages. The mountain concept was again a very compact one with only an average distance of 4km between the mountain sub-village and the venues. It was eerily redolent of proclamations in 1938 when Hitler moved German troops into the Sudetenland to protect ethnic Germans in Czechoslovakia, less than 2 years after the Berlin Olympics had ended. You don't need a swath of colors to make a strong sartorial statement.

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Winter Olympics

2014 winter olympics

The Netherlands won 24 medals in Sochi, 23 in long-track speed skating, the other in short-track, winning 23 of the possible 32 medals available to them in long-track, and 8 of the 12 gold medals. Their elder sister, , finished 12th in the same event. Even the gray patch along the pants serves the uniform well, making the athletes stand out in a very good manner. Vatanen — 51:25 7—3 7—4 54:22 — M. Initially, host nation matched the 1976 achievement of thirteen gold medals, but 4 gold medals 13 overall were stripped later due to. Preparing to open its own Olympiad in 2016, the Winter Olympic contingent of Brazil's athletes shows off some loud but wholly refined uniforms. The mountain cluster in Krasnaya Polyana was home to all the skiing and sliding sports.

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Canada at the 2014 Winter Olympics

2014 winter olympics

We don't want to fail any country, especially as they honor their roots how they see fit, and a certain part of us certainly adores this look. Agosta-Marciano — 54:55 3—1 3—2 58:55 — A. Archived from on 4 January 2014. Sochi was a beautiful background for some amazing sports photography. The , which seats 12,000, resembles a.

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2014 Sochi Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony: Grading Each Country's Uniform

2014 winter olympics

Main article: Halfpipe Athlete Event Qualification Final Run 1 Run 2 Best Rank Run 1 Run 2 Best Rank 45. There were plans for a Formula 1 race in 2015, some of the venues would be used for the 2018 World Cup, and the Organizing Committee stated that the Russian people would use the area as a winter resort, but there was questions if that would be enough to support the cost of all the venues. No silver medal was awarded for the event. Granlund — 32:10 6—2 6—3 41:29 — M. When in Russia, don the largest cap you can find. Archived from on 2 February 2014.

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South Korea at the 2014 Winter Olympics

2014 winter olympics

The achieved four in the , dominating the , , , and , surpassing the previous record of two podium sweeps. Le May Doan had been the first Canadian to repeat gold, Bilodeau becoming the second to do so, and the first man. In Belgium's case, they pull off their uniforms by incorporating color amid a gray and black garb that is hardly muted. They qualified the maximum number of starting places with 3 for each gender in each distance 500, 1000 and 1500 m and both a men's and women's relay team. Steve Missillier of France took silver, and Alexis Pinturault of France won the bronze.


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