Live Sites Sochi 2014
Live Site - is a venue in city’s celebration place with a stage, big screen, sound and lights, where the city community can gather to watch the Games, feel the spirit of competition and celebrate the victories of Russian athletes.
This is a unique project in Russia, which will connect the cities of the country, making each Olympic day a cultural event for the citizens. The main goal of the project is to expand the territory of Games celebration, to involve the maximum of people to their unique atmosphere and make Olympic and Paralympic Games closer to each citizen of Russia.
Live sites are a relatively new initiative, counting from the Olympic Games in Sidney in 2000 and becoming extremely popular. Similar projects were carried out in Sidney, Salt Lake City, Torino, Beijing, Vancouver and are already operating in the United Kingdom on the threshold of the Olympic Games in London 2012.
Live Sites «Sochi 2014» in your city:
- Voronezh – Nikitin Square
- Ekaterinbourg – Sports palace, Eremina str. 10
- Krasnodar – Teatralnaya square
- Krasnoyarsk- Teatralnaya square
- Omsk – Blinova SKK, Decabristov str. 91
- Sochi - Adler district, Romashek st.r, 1 (Central park)
- Sochi - Mountain cluster, Rosa Khutor central square
- Sochi - Central district, South pier
- Sochi - Dagomis, Batumskoe shosse., 25/1
- Sochi - Lazarevsky district, Pobedi str., 28
- Sochi – Olympic park, Medals Plaza and Live Sites
- Tuymen – Premier trade center, 50 years of VLKSM str. 63
- Khabarovsk – Lenina stadium, Amurskiy boulevard
- Khanti-Mansiisk – Center of winter games, Sportivnaya 24
Technical partner of the Live Sites Sochi 2014 project – company OJSC «Rostelecom»
Previous events at Live Sites «Sochi 2014»
Demonstration of London 2012 Games from 27th of July till 12th of August:
In summer 2012 Organizing Committee "Sochi 2014" together with regions of Russia has launched all-Russian project Live Sites Sochi 2014, where citizens and visitors of the major Russian cities have a unique opportunity to watch the Olympic events in London on large screens installed in city centers. Russians support athletes and participated in various cultural activities organized on the stages. For the first time in Olympic history the Russians were able to see the most interesting and spectacular competition of the Games of the XXX Olympiad in London and celebrate victories with the Russian team.
Every day sports fans watched with great attention to the athlete’s performances, so they could watch the victories of Russian wrestlers, dramatic competition for the gold of the Russian national volleyball team and brilliant performances of gymnasts and synchronized swimming team.
During 17 competition days in London Live Sites Sochi 2014 gathered together hundreds of thousands of spectators. From 10 am competitions were demonstrated on huge screens and in the evenings numerous musical bands from different Russian regions and famous Olympic athletes create joy atmosphere for Live Sites Sochi 2014 visitors.
Also, educational activities for young people: "Olympic vaccination", different sport competitions such as judo, tramplining, table tennis, gymnastics, fencing, performances of the various sports schools, variety of shows, flash mobs, contests for spectators took place in Live Sites Sochi 2014.