Big Ice hockey arena will be the main palace during the Olympic Games. The Ice Palace, located in the Olympic Park, is designed for 12,000 spectators. Its putting into operation is planned for May 2012.
Olympic events in Sochi. - Олимпийские виды спорта Winter Olympic Events: Biathlon -Биатлон Bobsleigh -Бобслей Skeleton - Скелетон Curling - Кёрлинг Ice hockey- Хоккей на льду Tobogganning – Санный Спорт Figure skating- Фигурное катание Short-track- Шорт Трек Mountain skiing- Горные Лыжи Cross-country skiing- Лыжные гонки Ski Jumping- Прыжки с трамплина Freestyle – Фри Стайл Snowboarding- Сноуборд
Bobsleigh Бобслей Bobsleigh represents downhill racing from mountains on special routes with artificial ice on controlled sledge (bobs). The program of the Olympic games includes three types of competitions: for men on two- and four-seater bobs, for women on dyadic beans. Thus, all 3 sets of awards are played out. Bodsleigh is downhill racing on a special sledge, a bob, along the artificial track.