FAR HILLS, N.J., Feb. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- CoSport, the leading provider of Olympic Games packages and tickets announced today that individual tickets to the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games will be available starting Monday, Feb. 11, 2013 at 12p.m. ET on CoSport.com. In just one year, the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games, featuring 17 days of winter sport competition, will open in one of Russia's most unique destinations. Fans interested in attending the Sochi Games also will be able to choose from a variety of packages that combine tickets with hotel stays or hospitality services to make their visit to Sochi all the more convenient and enjoyable.
Ticket prices start from $22, and a variety of Hotel and Tickets Packages as well as Ticket and Hospitality Pass Packages are available at different price levels.
"Demand is strong now, and we expect it to build throughout the year as availability becomes scarce," said Robert Long, president of CoSport. "There are plenty of options to choose from today, but the best tickets to the best events will go fast – as will availability in the most sought-after hotels. From our most inclusive Hotel and Tickets Packages to individual tickets, CoSport is well-prepared to help meet the unique needs and interests of American fans."
"The Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games will be a great event and fans of Team USA can trust CoSport to provide them with a wonderful experience," said Lisa Baird, USOC Chief Marketing Officer. "CoSport is both our Authorized Ticket Reseller and a USOC sponsor. Their deep knowledge of Russia, including on the ground staff, provides fans of the U.S. Olympic Team with access to a variety of event tickets, accommodation and hospitality options – and their support is helping prepare our athletes to compete at their best."
Americans interested in individual tickets or packages should first create an account on cosport.com. Physical tickets and seat assignments will be available when the Sochi 2014 Organizing Committee initiates this process in early January 2014.
In recognition of Visa's support of the Olympic Games, the USOC and CoSport are proud to accept only Visa for Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games ticket and package purchases.
About CoSport / Jet Set Sports
Having supported the organization of 16 Olympic Games, CoSport and its sister company Jet Set Sports are the leading providers of Olympic hospitality packages and event tickets in the world. Jet Set Sports provides clients with premium hospitality packages through its VIP Hospitality Programs and Hospitality Management Services. CoSport offers an exciting experience to consumers through its packages, event tickets and hospitality services. The company has been selected by the Sochi 2014 Organizing Committee as its Official Supplier of hospitality packages and is an Official Sponsor of seven National Olympic Committees, acting as Authorized Ticket Reseller in Australia, Bulgaria, Canada, Great Britain, Norway, Sweden and the United States. The company also has been appointed by FIFA and MATCH Hospitality AG as the exclusive sales agent for Australia, Norway, Russia and Sweden for the 2014 FIFA World Cup. For more information, please visit cosport.com.
About the USOC
Founded in 1894 and headquartered in Colorado Springs, Colo., the U.S. Olympic Committee serves as both the National Olympic Committee and National Paralympic Committee for the United States. As such, the USOC is responsible for the training, entering and funding of U.S. teams for the Olympic, Paralympic, Youth Olympic, Pan American and Parapan American Games, while serving as a steward of the Olympic and Paralympic Movements throughout the country. For more information, visit TeamUSA.org.