Sochi 2014

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The 2014 Winter Olympics take place in the Russian city of Sochi from February 7-23. Sportsmen and women from around the world will compete for medals in 15 disciplines and 98 competitions. The Czechs too have hopes of success which could write them into the Olympic history books. Will speed skater Martina Sáblíková be able to repeat her 2010 success when she won gold in both the 3000 and 5000 meters events? How will Czechs fare in the ice hockey competition which they won for the first, and last, time in Nagano in 1998? And what results can Czechs expect in the biathlon, ski, and other disciplines? Follow Radio Prague’s Olympics news on these pages to find out.


Radio Prague articles on the Winter Olympics:

Date Title
25.07.2016 First group of Czech competitors arrives at Olympic Village
15.03.2014 Sáblíková ends successful season with victory in World Cup
01.03.2014 Thousands turn out to greet Olympic champion
24.02.2014 Thousands welcome Olympics heroes in Prague
24.02.2014 Hockey: Hadamczik says he is stepping down
24.02.2014 Sports News
21.02.2014 Olympics: Czech women finish fourth in biathlon relay
21.02.2014 Hockey association to discuss national team coach’s future next week
20.02.2014 Czech hockey team soundly defeated by US squad
20.02.2014 Gold for Sáblíková helps Czechs achieve record Winter Olympic medals tally
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