Sochi Winter Olympics kicked off with a grand opening ceremony. Barring few technical glitches, when one of the five Olympic rings failed to open at the start, everything seemed to be a smooth affair. Athletes appeared from beneath the stage up a ramp and marching around with crowd cheering loud.
If you missed to secure a front-row seat to the action, don’t be disappointed we’ve rounded up some Windows Phone apps for 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics in this post to keep you in the loop. The apps will help you keep track of all the events and athletes this month in Sochi.
Sochi 2014 Guide
The app may not stream any video on your Windows device but certainly help you in purchasing tickets and planning trips. The Sochi 2014 Guide app is the official guide of the 2014 Winter Olympics. It will reveal all details about the venues and the torch parade, updated times and schedules and more.
Once you’ve finished downloading the official Sochi guide, you may want the official Sochi 2014 Results app to follow the medal races in real time and memorize stats of your favourite athletes. This app does it all for you. It displays details of both the Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games along with stats, results from every competition, medal counts and athlete profiles.
This is Windows-phone exclusive app serving a special purpose this season – provide coverage of the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics! The app will help you to keep up with all your favorite sports and teams. Just Swipe through the app to get an overview of the top headlines, scores, schedules, standings, and statistics across all the major sport. In short, the app claims to put all your favorite teams and sports at your fingertips!
NBC Sports Live Extra
NBC Sports app offers online streaming of all events taking place in the 2014 Winter Olympics ‘LIVE’ (live streaming) and for free. However, there is a catch. Users need to have an existing cable, satellite or telco TV subscription to watch live streams and full-event replays. Users can also browse and check the schedule online. NBC Sports video is accessible only in the US and requires 3G, 4G or WiFi data connection.
If we have missed any, let us know about them in the comments section below.