Tue, 30th
Dec 2014

Justyna Kowalczyk is a cross-country skier from Poland. She is born 1983 in Limanowa, a small town in the southern part of the country.

Justyna Kowalczyk have five medals from three Olympic Games in her account. Two of them are golden – from Vancouver 2010, and Sochi 2014. Justyna is the only skier with four consecutive wins in the Tour de Ski. She also holds the record for the most wins in the this same competition – 14, not to mention her 29 podiums in total.

Justyna Kowalczyk

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Tue, 30th
Dec 2014

Curling is a highly technical and intelligent sport, but it also turned out to be one of the hottest as well.

In particular, Women’s Curling Team of Russia is one of the highlights at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi. The beautiful Russians are a huge sensation during their home Olympics, which actually helps popularizing this interesting sport.

Sure, you may not know the rules yet, but meeting these curlers is a good start!

Russian Women's Curling Team

And before we move to the famous Russian curlers in Sochi, let’s just note the fact that Russia dropped one of its Olympic Team members of the last decade: Liudmila Privivkova.
Liudmila Privivkova - curling

Even without her, enjoy the Russian Women’s Olympic Curling Team!

Anna Sidorova
Anna Sidorova - Curling Russia
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Tue, 30th
Dec 2014


Lara Gut is a Swiss alpine skier. She is born 1991 in Sorengo, a municipality in the canton of Ticino in Switzerland. Lara was introduced to skiing by her father who is a former alpine skier and represented their country too.

At age 15, she already was the second youngest Swiss national champion. Only two years later, at age 17, Lara Gut became the youngest skier to win a World Cup Super G race.

Lara Gut - alpine skiing

Lara Gut
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Tue, 30th
Dec 2014

Darya Domracheva is a biathlete from Belarus. She is born 1986 in Minsk, then Soviet Union. Domracheva is Olympic medalist from two consecutive Winter Olympics – in 2010 Vancouver, and in 2014 Sochi.

Back in the days, Darya started with cross-country skiing but later switched to biathlon. Another interesting facts about the beautiful Belarusian: she hates hearing her name being pronounced wrong; she would love to drink coffee with her main rival over the years Mangalena Neuner; she used a camera to make a 50 minutes movie about herself, her teammates, and the life of professional athletes.

Darya Domracheva

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