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the games. There wasn’t much post-Olympic usage, except for a Formula 1 racing circuit in the Coastal Cluster. Lastly, they awarded the 2018 World Cup to Russia in the Central Stadium. For the 2014 Games, countries and technology were more advanced so preparation for the events were different. In 2014, more planning and construction was done to have a great Winter Olympics. In 1952, they built some venues, but a majority of them were venues they already had. They tended to use their resources more since all of their venues were not all in the same city. For both of the Games, most of the facilities were not used afterwards. They held events for some time at the larger venues, so the upkeep and maintenance was there to keep the venues up and running. For the 2014 Games, they did not have any reserve venues. In 1952, they had two different reserve venues for ice hockey, and one for alpine skiing. Significant Events Oslo, Norway 1952 This was the first time that the games were held in a Scandinavian country. The Oslo winter games debuted the Olympic torch. This was post World War II and Germany and Japan were banned from the competition. There was, also, a record number of people who watched the events. Hjallis Andersen from Norway, won three gold medals in speed skating. He won the 5,000 and 10,000 meter races by the largest margin in the history of the events. Andreas Ostler and Lorenz Nieberl of Germany each won two titles. There was controversy because the total weight of their team was over 1,000 pounds, and people complained that they had more momentum which led them to their gold medals. After the Oslo Games, they enforced a 880 pound weight limit. Then Andrea Mead Lawrence, alpine skier, won two gold medals and had arguably the best performance. American Dick Button became the first skater to perform a triple loop. Canada won the ice hockey title in the winter games as well. Scandinavian countries dominated skiing events. The top 17 skiers were from either Finland, Norway, or Sweden. Sochi, Russia 2014 This was the first time that the Winter Games were held in Russia. There was controversy surrounding the location of the event because they didn’t think there would be enough snow to cover the grounds for the event. Also, construction of the buildings were behind schedule, and there were complaints of mismanagement and corruption. Russia spent $51 billion on the games, which was the most for any winter Olympic games. Russia was also having turmoil with Ukraine. There was a mechanical failure during the opening ceremony where one of the lights for>GET ANSWER