The opening ceremony of the XXII Olympic Winter Games was held on Friday, February 7. The guests of the Olympic capital were astonished at the brilliance and originality of this ambitious and unique show, which took place at the Fischt stadium. The show, arranged by the organizers of the event, has represented the full breadth of geography, diversity of culture and historical aspects of Russia from the royal military power to the Soviet monumentalism.
The 126th International Olympic Committee Session, which opened on February 4, will finish its work today, February 7, on the day of the XXII Olympic Winter Games opening ceremony. President of the Russian Olympic Committee (ROC) commented on the significance of this meeting.
On Thursday, February 6, Alexander Zhukov, President of the Russian Olympic Committee (ROC), visited the Main Press Center of the Sochi Olympic Games for the accredited journalists from around the world.
On Wednesday, February 5, the headquarters of the Russian delegation announced that bobsled Veteran Alexander Zubkov will Carry Russian Flag. When selecting a flag-bearer the opinions of all the captains of Russian Olympic teams were taken into account.