The XXII Winter Olympics start in Sochi from Friday 7th February and go on till Sunday, 23 February 2014. The city of Sochi is located in Russia, along the Black Sea.
As part of the Olympic Games, a total of 98 races in 7 sports (biathlon, bobsleigh, curling, ice hockey, figure skating, speed skating, freestyle skiing, luge, speed skating, alpine skiing, short track cross country skiing as well as nordic combined ski jumping and snowboarding) will be held for which 88 teams have qualified from around the world.
The motto of the Games in Sochi is "Hot. Cool. Yours.".