Dust clouds over the unfinished ski jump arena in Esto-Sadok, Sochi, being built for the Olympic Games 2014.
The unfinished ski jump arena in Esto-Sadok, Sochi.
RusSki Gorki Jumping Center is a ski jumping venue located in the Esto-Sadok village on the northern slope of Aibga Ridge in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia. It will host the ski jumping and the ski jumping part of the Nordic combined event for the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi.
Two Olympic jumps of K95 (Calculation (K)-point of 95 m (312 ft)) and K125 (125 m (410 ft)) are constructed for these games with scheduled completion in 2011. Additional hills for youth training of K72 (72 m (236 ft), K45 45 m (148 ft)), and K25 (25 m (82 ft)) will be constructed with the Olympic hills.
Test events are scheduled for 2012.
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1924: Le Tremplin Olympique du Mont, Stade Olympique de Chamonix
1928: Around the hills of St. Moritz, Olympiaschanze
1932: Intervales Ski-Hill, Lake Placid
1936: Große Olympiaschanze
1948: Around the hills of St. Moritz, Olympiaschanze
1952: Holmenkollen National Arena
1956: Lo Stadio della neve, Trampolino Italia
1960: McKinney Creek Stadium, Papoose Peak Jumps
1972: Makomanai Cross-country site, Miyanomori Jumping Hill
1980: Intervales Ski-Hill, Lake Placid Olympic Sports Complex Cross Country Biathlon Center
1984: Igman Olympic Jumps; Igman, Veliko Polje
1988: Canada Olympic Park, Canmore Nordic Centre
1992: Tremplin du Praz
1994: Birkebeineren Skistadion, Lysgårdsbakkene Ski Jumping Arena
1998: Hakuba Ski Jumping Stadium, Snow Harp
2002: Soldier Hollow, Utah Olympic Park
2006: Stadio del Trampolino, Pragelato Plan
2010: Whistler Olympic Park
2014: Biathlon & Ski Complex, RusSki Gorki Jumping Center
Coordinates: 43°40′33″N 40°14′28″E / 43.67588°N 40.241°E