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Wednesday, February 19, 2014

A day in the life of the Sochi 2014 Olympic medals




And the medals find their owners! The winners of the Ladies’ 500m short track event: Silver: Arianna FONTANA (ITA), Gold: LI Jianrou (CHN), and Bronze: PARK Seung-Hi (KOR).


Ever wondered how the Olympic medals are stored at an Olympic Games? Who keeps an eye on them? How they’re transported to the Medals Plaza? Or what goes on backstage to ensure the medals look their shiny best before being presented to the athletes?.


SOURCE: olympic.org