Evgeni PlushenkoI want to show everyone, by my skating, that I can still perform,even after winning the Olympic Games. I cant say where I will finishat my fourth Olympics, but for me, taking part in the Games inSochi will be a victory in itself.•Figure skatingShort Track Speed and Speed Skating "Iceberg" Skating Palace
“Sanki” is a very nice track, technical and fast. It wassurprising for me that all results were very close. It showsthat it will be very exciting during Olympics.•David MoellerThe Sliding Center “Sanki”
Since Sochi was awarded the right to host the 2014 Games, allRussian athletes are united by a single dream: to be crownedOlympic Champion in our home country. It is a big responsibility,as I am representing the entire country.•Sergey Fedorov“Bolshoy” Ice Dome “Shayba” Arena
«In sports, like in life, it is essential to feel your teams support. After abad throw, you should be able to quickly recover and concentrate onthe next one. In such cases, the teams advice and encouragement playa key role. We are doing the same thing together on the way towardssuccess!»•Lyudmila PrivivkovaThe “Ice Cube” Curling Center
•Tora BergerThe track at Laura is really nice and difficult. Im lookingforward to starting here, it is going to be real fun. At the sametime, it might be the most difficult track Ive ever seen. Theuphills are very demanding. As I said, it will be interesting tocompete on the track of the next Olympic Games.«Laura» Cross-country Ski & Biathlon Center
•Mascots“Today, the Sochi 2014 Olympic and Winter Games haveadopted its own symbols and, for the first time in the history ofthe Olympic Movement, the whole county was involved inchoosing the mascots. The mascots will remain in the historyof the Olympic movement”.