Olympic Sochi 2014
The Games took place in two main places (clusters): the Coastal Cluster and the Mountain Cluster.
The Coastal Cluster (the Olympic Park)
The Olympic Park is located on the Black Sea coast in the Imereti Valley. It is the central object of the Coastal Cluster. It combines all sports facilities, parkland and infrastructure.
First time in the history of the Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games all the ice arena are within walking distance from each other.
Major facilities of the Coastal Cluster:
Olympic Stadium “Fisht”, 40.000 seats. The stadium was used for the opening and closing ceremonies, ceremonies of awarding medals.
Ice Dome “Bolshoy”, 12.000 seats, hockey.
Ice Arena “Shayba”, 7.000 seats, hockey.
Curling center “Ice Cube”, 3.000 seats, curling.
Skating Palace “Iceberg”, 12.000 seats, figure skating, short track.
“Adler-Arena”, 8.000 seats, speed skating.
The Mountain Cluster (Krasnaya Polyana)
The Mountain Cluster is situated at a distance of 48 km from the Coastal Cluster, approximate travel time between clusters - 30 minutes by railway or by road via new tunnels and bridges.
Major facilities of the Mountain Cluster:
Cross country ski and biathlon center “Laura”, 7.500 seats.
Alpine center “Rosa Khutor”: ski center and extreme park, 17.750 seats, skiing, snowboarding, freestyle.
Jumping center “RusSki Gorki”, 7.500 seats, ski jumping.
Sliding center “Sanki”, 5.000 seats, bobsleigh, skeleton, luge.
Mountain Olympic Village