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Olympic flag will leave for Sochi on a sailboat "Kruzenshtern.
At the time of transfer of the flag stands BC Place stained in the colors of Russia's tricolor flag.
February 28 in Vancouver at the arena "Bee Sea Place will host a ceremony closing XXI Olympic Winter Games. 8 minutes will be devoted to the presentation of Sochi, where the 2014 Winter Games to take place. In the presentation of Sochi 2014 will be attended by Russia's legendary athletes - Irina Rodina, Vladislav Tretiak, Evgeni Plushenko and Alexander Ovechkin.
IOC President Jacques Rogge will take the Olympic flag from the mayor of Vancouver's Gregor Robertson and give it to the mayor of Sochi Anatolia Pakhomov.
At this point the light bulbs in a small transparent ball colors the rostrum in the colors of the flag of Russia.
Olympic flag is handed over command "Krusen" March 1 at 8 am. Sailboat "Kruzenshtern", which was moored in the harbor of Vancouver since the beginning of the Winter Olympics, will deliver the flag in the Mexican port of Acapulco. Then the Olympic flag will be transported by land in Mexico, and thence by air will depart for Russia. Flag will fly the aircraft, Aeroflot's, trains "Russian Railways" and cars of the Volkswagen ".