Sochi 2014 XXII Olympic Winter Games - 2014 was released on: USA: 7 February 2014
1300 medals were produced for the Olympics and the Paralympic games taking place inn Sochi.
Sochi is city in Russia. It is in the region of Krasnodar, which is in Russia's west bordering Ukraine and Georgia. Sochi will host the 2014 Winter Olympic Games.
Over 80 nations and 5,500 athletes compete with 87 events. In the winter Vancouver, Canada 2010 olympic games.
They both have sporting events even though they have different ones, also they give out medals to the winners. Female athletes did not compete during the 1896 games. The olympic motto was still faster, higher, stronger although in latin which it was originally said in was citius, altius, forties.
No they can not
The Olympic games are about bringing the best athletes from around the world to compete in events. Athletes compete for the chance to win the gold medal.
There are 215 athletes from the United States participating in the Sochi Olympics.
The US has 596 athletes competing in the 2008 Summer Olympic Games.
It varies but, 10,568 competed at the London 2012 Summer Olympic Games and about 2,800 athletes are expected to compete at the 2014 Winter Olympics.
For international fame.
No they cannot be paid if they compete in the Olympic games, they are amateurs until they are paid professionally, then they can no longer compete in the Olympic games.
Canada planned to send 331 ahtletes to compete in the 2008 olympic games
According to the United States Olympic Committee, the US sent 613 athletes to compete in the 2004 Summer Olympic Games in Athens and 211 athletes to compete in the 2006 Winter Olympic Games in Turin.