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Sochi Olympics - 2014 Winter Games in Russia results & videos
To set the mood, a giant rowing boat, representing the Olympic journey, hovered above the stadium in the night sky, as thousands of silver-clad dancers whirled around the stadium. The performers then moved into formation, to create not five, but four Olympic rings – as the organisers produced a moment of self-deprecating humour in alluding to the momentary technical glitch that had seen one of the rings fail to open during the Opening Ceremony.
Photo recap: 17 days of the Sochi Olympics
Bobsleigh - Winter Olympics Day 16 - SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 23: Pilot Alexander Zubkov, Alexey Negodaylo, Dmitry Trunenkov and Alexey Voevoda of Russia team 1 celebrate winning the gold medal during the Men's Four-Man Bobsleigh on Day 16 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Sliding Center Sanki on February 23, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)
Above is the British four-man bobsleigh team in action at the 1924 Winter Olympics in Chamonix, France. The team, Ralph Broome, Thomas Arnold, Alexander Richardson and Rodney Soher, took silver in the event. (Topical Press Agency/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)