Getting Ready for the 2014 Winter Olympics

Ice-hockey champion of the Washington Capitols, Alex Ovechkin, has become the first Russian to carry the Olympic torch towards the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi. The relay with last 123 days and will be the largest in Olympic history, stretching across 65 000 kilometres, 14 000 torchbearers and 9 time zones. As the torch makes its way from Greece through Russia, Winter Olympics fever is heating up. Read more →