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Sochi 2014 Organizing Committee President Dmitry Chernyshenko presented the medals of the 2014 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games to the public. The Sochi 2014 Organizing Committee showed a video presenting the medals and telling about their main idea. "The medals embody the idea of the brand and the contrasting effects of our country, where Europe meets Asia, where pristine nature comes in touch with a metropolis, and where innovations neighbor the richest culture of Russia," the…

Sochi 2014 Organizing Committee President Dmitry Chernyshenko presented the medals of the 2014 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games to the public.

An athlete is silhouetted as the sun sets during a biathlon training session at the 2014 Winter Olympics

An athlete is silhouetted as the sun sets during a biathlon training session at the 2014 Winter Olympics

By winning one of the first gold medals of the Sochi Winter Olympics (biathlon), Norway's Ole Einar Bjoerndalen tied the record for most decorated Winter Olympian with twelve medals.

By winning one of the first gold medals of the Sochi Winter Olympics (biathlon), Norway's Ole Einar Bjoerndalen tied the record for most decorated Winter Olympian with twelve medals.

Biathlon shot by alain_lamour #Sports #fadighanemmd

Biathlon shot by alain_lamour

Krystyna Palka of Poland competes during the Women's 4 x 6 km Relay during day 14 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Laura Cross-country Ski & Biathlon Center on Feb. 21, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. (Adam Pretty/Getty Images)

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Krystyna Palka of Poland competes during the Women's 4 x 6 km Relay during day 14 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Laura Cross-country Ski & Biathlon Center on Feb. in Sochi, Russia.

An amazing brothers #Fourcade !

An amazing brothers !

France's Martin Fourcade and Marie Dorin-Habert celebrate winning the Biathlon-World-Team-Challenge (WTC) in Gelsenkirchen, Germany.  Friso Gentsch, dpa, via EPA

France's Martin Fourcade and Marie Dorin-Habert celebrate winning the Biathlon-World-Team-Challenge (WTC) in Gelsenkirchen, Germany. Friso Gentsch, dpa, via EPA

Martin Fourcade (@martinfkde) | Twitter

Martin Fourcade (@martinfkde) | Twitter

Martin Fourcade (@martinfkde) | Twitter

Martin Fourcade (@martinfkde) | Twitter

Martin Fourcade of France celebrates winning gold, Johannes Thingnes Boe of Norway celebrates silver and Ole Einer Bjoerndalen of Norway celebrates bronze in the Men's 12.5km pursuit competition of the IBU World Championships Biathlon 2017 at the Biathlon Stadium Hochfilzen on February 12, 2017 in Hochfilzen, Austria.

IBU World Championship Biathlon 2017 - Day 5

Martin Fourcade of France celebrates winning gold, Johannes Thingnes Boe of Norway celebrates silver and Ole Einer Bjoerndalen of Norway celebrates bronze in the Men's 12.5km pursuit competition of the IBU World Championships Biathlon 2017 at the Biathlon Stadium Hochfilzen on February 12, 2017 in Hochfilzen, Austria.

Pursuit: 1. Martin Fourcade, 2. Emil Hegle Svendsen, 3. Tarjei Bø, Hochfilzen, 8.12.2013

Pursuit: 1. Martin Fourcade, 2. Emil Hegle Svendsen, 3. Tarjei Bø, Hochfilzen, 8.12.2013