Sochi 2014: Due to the poor condition of half-pipe snowboarders training canceled
KIEV. February 10. UNN. Today training of snowboarders at the Olympic stadium for the half-pipe due to its poor condition was canceled, UNN reported, citing foreign media.
But the administration promised the athletes to to give them an opportunity to practice on Monday evening.
Earlier, condition of the Halfpipe in Sochi was criticized the famous American snowboarder Danny Davis, who called it bumpy and boring for athletes.
"This is the Olympics, everything should be spotless here. But here we are dealing with a completely wrong" showcase "of snowboarding and wrong attitude to athletes. IOC probably did not want to pay professionals to prepare the track. I am absolutely sure that they primarily think about how to save as much money as it is possible. Pity. All these guys, including me, long and hard worked to get to the Games. But here we see that the track is not interesting, boring, "- the snowboarder said.
It is to be recalled that a set of medals in halfpipe among men had to be played tomorrow.