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MOSCOW, January 14 (Itar-Tass) — A major symbol of the Winter Olympic Games in Sochi in 2014, a torch, which will carry the Olympic Flame, was presented in Moscow on Monday.
The Torch has a shape of the Firebird’s feather. The author is Vladimir Pirozhkov. The Olympic Games’ symbol was presented by the Games’ Ambassadors Tatiana Navka and Ilya Averbukh, the Paralympic Games’ symbol – by Olesya Vladykina and Natalia Vodyanova.