Sochi 2014

Olympic Torch
Date of appearance: January 14, 2014
Designer: Vladimir Pirozhkov, Andrey Vodyanik
Made in: Russia
Theme: Olympic games
Dimensions: 540 × 950 × 145 mm
Weight: 1800 g
Materials: steel, plastic
Color: chrome, red
Tags: olympicgames, olympic


The 2014 Olympic Torches were unveiled on January 14, 2013 in Moscow. The torch is chrome with red detail, a traditional colour of Russian sport. It was designed by a creative team led by Vladimir Pirozhkov and Andrei Vodyanik and weighs nearly 1.8 kg (4.0 lb), is 0.95 m (37 in) tall, 0.145 m (5.7 in) wide, and 0.54 m (21 in) deep. Its weight and center of gravity were carefully calculated so as to make the torch as comfortable as possible to carry whilst running.

Sochi 2014
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