Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics
The 22nd Winter Olympic Games run Feb. 7-23 in Sochi, Russia
NPR | Feb. 14, 2014 4:34 p.m.
So far, no U.S. speedskater has finished better than seventh in Sochi while wearing a new race suit. Now some American skaters want to switch back to the ones they wore during a successful World Cup season.
NPR | Feb. 15, 2014 11:36 a.m.
At the Vancouver games, Canada won the most gold medals. Now fans are cheering on their teams in Russia: A moving, yelling, living, breathing mass of Canadian pride.
NPR | Feb. 18, 2014 4:02 p.m.
After coming out of a two-year retirement, Noelle Pikus-Pace wins a medal that long eluded her. At 31, eight years after she was first seen as an Olympics favorite, she celebrated with her two children in Sochi.
NPR | Feb. 19, 2014 7:25 a.m.
Outside temperatures are warm in Sochi, which means it's a challenge to keep ice in the various skating venues perfect. Athletes have been raving about how well the ice has been treated.
NPR | Feb. 22, 2014 9:47 a.m.
Valeriy Klamm felt the preconceived images of Russia were too narrow. So he started a photography website to change that.
NPR | Feb. 23, 2014 7:08 a.m.
Russia racks up 33 medals, with 13 gold, 11 silver and 9 bronze. Team USA will finish with 28 medals, 9 gold, 7 silver and 12 bronze.
NPR | Feb. 23, 2014 10:42 a.m.
After 17 days of the world's highest-level competition in winter sports, Sochi puts on one last extravaganza to mark the end of the 2014 Winter Olympics.
NPR | Feb. 22, 2014 7:41 p.m.
We've been sifting through the questions people ask about the Sochi Games on the knowledge-sharing site Quora. Here are some of our favorites.
NPR | Feb. 20, 2014 2:42 p.m.
Bogdana Matsotska said she would not compete in the slalom event on Friday. The alpine skiing competition was considered her best event at the Winter Games.
NWNews | Feb. 19, 2014 8:05 a.m.
A Pacific Northwest snowboarder is predicted to be a medal contender when snowboard giant slalom racing begins Wednesday at the Winter Olympics. But...