«Sochi — yes!»
¹ 5 (2009)
Never have the rest
On June, 14th Sochi celebrated its century anniversary. «I will work day and night, so that citizens of Sochi would live happily», the mayor of a city, Anatoly Pahomov, has promised. He tried to deny some myths. The first: the rest in Sochi is very expensive pleasure. «IRecently, it was possible to tell that it was so, Pahomov agreed. However, a lot of measures, which solve this problem, have been taken now. If last year it costed 30 thousand roubles a day for a person to live
The second myth: the rest in Sochi is disturbed by Olympic building. On assurance of the mayor, building is really being carried out, but not to the detriment of the population. «Olympic
Skiing track stars
On July, 5th 30 thousand inhabitants and visitors of a resort became the participants of festival «Sochi YES!», devoted to the second anniversary of the Russian Olympic application victory in Guatemala.
In the meantime, the glorified Russian sportsmen champions
Personally it was made by Alexander Karelin
And in alpine skiing resort «Rosa Khutor», sports legends continued the last year tradition of fir avenue planting. This year appeared young trees with nameplates of Olga Zaytseva, Svetlana
Olympic stela with the emblems of all cities holders of winter Olympic Games, was opened near «Riviera»park in Sochi. Authors of the project notice, that it can become not less symbolic place of a resort, than flower clock before the Southern pier, counting time to the beginning of XXII White Olympic Games. «Looking at new stela, inhabitants of Sochi and visitors of a resort can learn without the help of guidebooks in what cities and countries winter Games took place and what is the distance between their capitals, comment in mayor's office. Stela points to 12 cities, each of them is informal
It is seen, that the number of Sochi
On behalf of «Cult» hockey player Alexander Ovechkin has joined the ranks of ambassadors of the Sochi Olympic Games. «For me, as for hockey player, it is a great honour to become the ambassador of the Games, which will be held in my motherland, he told. As the sportsman, I will try to do the utmost, that Olympic gold in hockey went to our country. And being the ambassador, I would do my best, so that the Games were held at the highest level». Alexander Ovechkin plays in National hockey league for Washington Capitals. The World champion among youth (2003). The silver
Kostya Tszyu's knockout to indifference
«We want Sochi to become famous not only for the Olympic Games, but also for the sportsmen. For this purpose the sports centre in my name will be constructed in city», the world boxing champion in WBC, WBA, IBF versions, the champion of Europe among amateurs, the double winner of the youthful boxing championships Konstantin Tszyu presented. The mayor's office gave 58 plots in different areas of a resort to choose from for building of the centre. Tszyu arrived to Sochi within the framework of charitable sports automobile race «Together with Kostya Tszyu!», which route passed through the cities of Moscow, Tula, Tambov, Kamyshin, Volgograd, Elista,
Sochi says: «Welcome!»
The institute of a regional policy has developed the program concept «Sochi is a hospitable city». The director of institute Bulat Stolyarov has told, that a program main purpose is the creation of hospitable atmosphere in the city, in work of urban services, hotels and medical services,
public catering, retail trade and education. According to developers, educational and cultural level of population, safety and comfort level of tourists are the factors influencing tourist preferences, and finally the demand.
Where Olympic staff is formed
By the order of the Government of the Russian Federation it was founded the Independent noncommercial organisation «Russian International Olympic University» (RIOU).
Participants of the
For now, another volunteer project internet source «SochiReporter» (www. sochireporter.ru), has started in Sochi. «By this project we set a problem of gathering the archive of interesting text materials, photos, audio
Author: Vitaliy Dorofeev, Sergey Derkachev, Denis Savelyev