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Olympic Peaks. Biathlon

 

The spectators will see the brightest, the most dramatic moments of the previous Olympic races, will visit trainings of the Russian biathlon team, will get to know the way to the Olympic peaks and present activities of our celebrated Olympic champions: the best biathlete of the ХХth century Aleksandr Tikhonov, father and son Kruglovs, Olga Pyleva-Medvedtseva, Olga Zaitseva, Evheniy Ustiugov. Every Olympic medal has its own difficult history. But nobody regrets about what they had to sacrifice in order to win.

The presenter of the cycle "Olympic Peaks" Tatiana Navka will tell us about specific nature of biathlon, why many people consider it to be the most difficult kind of winter sport. She will ski over the Olympic route in Sochi, one of the most difficult in the world, with many long hills and slopes, where there is no possibility to take a breath.