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#Sochi 2014

From The42 'Be prepared for the drop after the peak': the stark realities of being an Irish winter athlete Unforgiving

'Be prepared for the drop after the peak': the stark realities of being an Irish winter athlete

Conor Lyne was flag-bearer at the Sochi Olympics in 2014.

From The42 The Sochi gold medallist who swapped the slopes for Senegal as a Sightsavers ambassador Gold

The Sochi gold medallist who swapped the slopes for Senegal as a Sightsavers ambassador

Northern Ireland’s Kelly Gallagher picked up gold

From The42 Vanessa-Mae found to have fiddled her way into Winter Olympics Cheating

Vanessa-Mae found to have fiddled her way into Winter Olympics

The violinist has now been banned from skiing for four years.

From The42 Northern Ireland's Kelly Gallagher claims Paralympic gold Gold

Northern Ireland's Kelly Gallagher claims Paralympic gold

The 28-year old from Down won the visually-impaired Super-G even this morning.

From The42 From Russia with love: 7 examples of sportsmanship at the Sochi Olympics Sochi 2014

From Russia with love: 7 examples of sportsmanship at the Sochi Olympics

It’s time to pack up your skeletons and stray dogs, folks.

From The42 Now that Sochi's over, here's 5 Winter Sports you can try in Ireland Give It A Go

Now that Sochi's over, here's 5 Winter Sports you can try in Ireland

From snowboarding to curling, there’s a chance you could make the next Winter Olympics.

From The42 Winter Olympic Village: Day 15 Goodbye Sochi

Winter Olympic Village: Day 15

It’s all over bar the shouting in Sochi.

From The42 Winter Olympic Village, Day 14 Looking Back

Winter Olympic Village, Day 14

We revisit the penultimate day of action in Sochi

From The42 Conor Lyne ensures Ireland sign off from Sochi on a positive note Sochi 2014

Conor Lyne ensures Ireland sign off from Sochi on a positive note

Mario Matt claims slalom gold as Ireland’s interest in the Winter Olympics comes to an end.

'Loser Keeps Bieber' bet on Olympic hockey game goes hilariously wrong

This amazing billboard really sums it all up.

From The42 Winter Olympic Village: Day 13 Sochi 2014

Winter Olympic Village: Day 13

Pull up a stool and join us for some Schnapps.

From The42 Disappointment for Bell as Mikaela Shiffrin becomes America's golden girl Sochi 2014

Disappointment for Bell as Mikaela Shiffrin becomes America's golden girl

Florence Bell failed to finish the women’s slalom in Sochi.

From The42 South Korean fury at Yuna Kim figure-skating defeat Controversy

South Korean fury at Yuna Kim figure-skating defeat

Websites were flooded with angry comments by ordinary South Koreans who felt that “Queen Yuna” had been robbed of the title.

That 'Sochi Wolf' video was an epic Jimmy Kimmel prank

Here’s how he did it.

From The42 Here's why the Olympic figure skating final wasn't fixed Explanation

Here's why the Olympic figure skating final wasn't fixed

The website of the popular online campaigning forum, Change.org, last night crashed as hundreds of thousands logged on to sign a petition calling for a review of the judges’ scores.

From The42 Winter Olympic Village: Day 12 Sochi 2014

Winter Olympic Village: Day 12

Join us for an apres-ski shandy.

From The42 Olympic ski race ends in insane crash at the finish line, three-way photo finish Sochi

Olympic ski race ends in insane crash at the finish line, three-way photo finish

Check out how this one came to an end.

From The42 Lolo Jones forgot to hit the brakes at the end of her bobsleigh run, nearly crashed Sochi

Lolo Jones forgot to hit the brakes at the end of her bobsleigh run, nearly crashed

The track athlete showed her lack of experience in Sochi.

From The42 Winter Olympic Village: Day 12 Sochi 2014

Winter Olympic Village: Day 12

If you’re Russian, look away now.

From The42 Defeated Russian hockey coach gives amazing interview: 'Eat me alive right now' Sochi 2014

Defeated Russian hockey coach gives amazing interview: 'Eat me alive right now'

“Dear friends, life has not come to an end. But this is a severe and annoying defeat,” the Russian commentator said, meanwhile.

From The42 Sad Sochi bear is the symbol of Russia's ice hockey heartbreak Disaster

Sad Sochi bear is the symbol of Russia's ice hockey heartbreak

When the Russian ice hockey team loses, a nation cries.

From The42 Why you really need to care about Yuna Kim and Julia Lipnitskaya's figure skating showdown Sochi 2014

Why you really need to care about Yuna Kim and Julia Lipnitskaya's figure skating showdown

Don’t like figure skating? Doesn’t matter.

From The42 Jeers as Russia crash out of ice hockey tournament in Sochi Ice Cold

Jeers as Russia crash out of ice hockey tournament in Sochi

Finland stunned the hosts in Sochi this afternoon.

From The42 Conor Lyne crashes out of Giant Slalom competition Sochi 2014

Conor Lyne crashes out of Giant Slalom competition

Irish skiier “disappointed” after falling on his Olympic debut.

From The42 Winter Olympic Village: Day 11 Sochi 2014

Winter Olympic Village: Day 11

Imagine tearing your ACL and winning Olympic gold two months later…

From The42 The finish in the men's biathlon couldn't have been much closer Sochi 2014 This post contains videos

The finish in the men's biathlon couldn't have been much closer

Emil Hegle Svendsen won gold in the 15km mass start… just about.

From The42 Conor Lyne cleared to compete despite Olympic injury scare Sochi 2014

Conor Lyne cleared to compete despite Olympic injury scare

Skiier injured his shoulder during a training session in Sochi 10 days ago.

From The42 Florence Bell fails to complete course in women's slalom Sochi 2014

Florence Bell fails to complete course in women's slalom

The teenage hopeful will chalk this one down to experience.

The 14 stages of realising you're a Winter Olympics superfan

AKA the journey from zero to obsessed.

From The42 GIF: Snowboard cross race ends in dramatic crash at photo finish Sochi 2014

GIF: Snowboard cross race ends in dramatic crash at photo finish

Alex Deibold just about scraped into the final, but then came away with bronze.

From TheJournal.ie Pussy Riot members say they have been arrested in Sochi Breaking

Pussy Riot members say they have been arrested in Sochi

The two band members were released from prison last year.

From The42 Emotional bronze reward for ill Japanese ski jumper Bittersweet

Emotional bronze reward for ill Japanese ski jumper

The ski jumper may be suffering from Churg-Strauss syndrome, an illness with initial symptoms resembling asthma but potentially deadly.

From The42 Winter Olympic Village: Day Ten Review

Winter Olympic Village: Day Ten

There was disappointment for the Jamaican bobsleigh team among other events in Sochi today.

From The42 Cruel runnings: Fairytale over for Jamaican bobsleigh team despite kissing 'lucky egg' Sochi 2014

Cruel runnings: Fairytale over for Jamaican bobsleigh team despite kissing 'lucky egg'

it’s the end of the road for the most popular team in Sochi.

These screaming curlers are the new stars of the Winter Olympics

WARNING: You may want to turn the volume down before hitting the play button.

From The42 Here's how 18-year-old Rowan Cheshire looks after crashing on Sochi halfpipe Banged Up Abroad

Here's how 18-year-old Rowan Cheshire looks after crashing on Sochi halfpipe

The Team GB athlete tweeted this image from her hospital bed this morning.

Heroic cat falls through ceiling of Sochi skating arena, walks away

And it was all caught on CCTV.

From The42 Winter Olympic Village: Day Nine Hoverboards This post contains videos

Winter Olympic Village: Day Nine

Looks like Marty McFly’s crazy, hovering future is not so far away.

From The42 It was 30 years ago today: 13 haunting pictures from 1984's Winter Olympics venues Ghost Estate This post contains images

It was 30 years ago today: 13 haunting pictures from 1984's Winter Olympics venues

The Sarajevo Olympic park is being reclaimed by nature.

From The42 Steady on, lads! It's the sporting tweets of the week Twittersphere This post contains images

Steady on, lads! It's the sporting tweets of the week

Also featuring Darran O’Sullivan’s thoughts on Michael Carrick and Irish Winter Olympian Florence Bell’s new best friend.

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