Athletes settle into Sochi Olympic Village (PHOTOS)


Athletes from around the world are beginning to move into their new homes for the next month inside Sochi’s three Olympic Villages.

The Mountain village will host almost 3,000 people during the Olympics, while the Coastal and Endurance villages are good for another 2,000 and 1,000+ people, respectively. All three were officially opened yesterday (the release has more details on each of them).

Here’s a collection of Team USA personalities showcasing their accommodations in Sochi:

Katie Uhlaender – Skeleton

Nick Pearson – High Performance Programs Manager, US Speedskating

Brian Hansen – Speed Skating

Elana Meyers – Bobsled

Steven Langton – Bobsled

Nick Goepper (w/Joss Christensen) – Slopestyle Skiing

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