TheXXIIOlympicWinter Gameswill be held fromFebruary 7th to 23rd 2014, in Sochi,Russia, withsome eventsin the resort ofKrasnayaPolyana.All98 differentexercisesin 15wintersportsdisciplineswill bearranged.
Inaddition tothat itis over 30 yearssince RussialasthostedOlympic Games(SummerOlympicsin Moscow1980),Sochiwillbe anunusual placefor the WinterOlympics.Sochi is locatedalong the BlackSeain southwesternRussia.Known forthe beautifulCaucasusMountains, withsnow-cappedpeaks thatcan be seen fromthe gorgeousbeaches. Sochihasa subtropicalclimate thatnot onlyprovides a lovelylocation withsandybeaches,but also hasperfectsnowymountains forthe Winter Games.
On the occasion ofthe OlympicWinter Games, Central Bank ofRussiasubmittedan extensiveprogram withseveral greatcoinreleases.The mainseries is aseries of 16silver coinsthat presentathletes intheir chosen sportsand the coins alsoshowsan endemicplant of theSochiarea.
These coinsare all3rubles, silvercontent925/1000and weighs33.94grams (1oz. pure silver), the diameter 39mm.The coinsinProofquality andmintage isonly35,000coins ofeach issue.
The first 8coinsin the mainseries is alreadyreleasedand demandtoget thecoins werebig. Fortunatelythat we've managedto securea limited numberof the mainrange of 16coins andofferthese coins ina subscription program.
The coins costs NOK 895, - per piece and we sell them only to complete subscription (REF011539)
If you orderyour subscriptionnow, you gethanded acoinevery monthfor 16months. forward,that is,Youwill then have acomplete collectionof the timeswhenthe Olympicsbeginin February2014.