The «Wall of Champions of the Games» is open in the Olympic Park;

The «Wall of Champions of the Games» is open in the Olympic Park;: Photo
07.02.2015

Today, on the anniversary of the opening of the XXII Olympic Winter Games, another symbolic decoration appeared in the Olympic Park - the «Wall of Champions of the Games».

Evgeny Plushenko, Yulia Lipnitskaya, Adelina Sotnikova, Ekaterina Bobrova and other famous Russian athletes took part in the grand opening of the wall.

Dmitry Kozak, Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation, congratulated the guests and residents of the city on the year after the Games.

The decoration of the wall is made with elements of the symbols of the Olympics - rhombic plaques with the names of the winners of the XXII Olympic and XI Paralympic Winter Games, indicating the dignity of medals and sports. Also on the sculpture there are plaques depicting the flags of the participating countries of the Games, among which the prize-winning countries are depicted on a golden background. On the reverse side of the sculpture there are data on foreign winners of the XXII Olympic Winter Games.

Recall that the XXll Winter Olympic Games and Xl Paralympic Winter Games were held in Sochi, Russia won the first place in the medal standings.