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The Rosa Khutor Extreme Park (Russian: Роза Хутор) is a skiing venue located west of the Rosa Khutor plateau in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia. For the 2014 Winter Olympics in neighboring Sochi, it will host the freestyle skiing and snowboarding events.

Seating 8000 at both the freestyle skiing and snowboarding areas, it is scheduled for completion in 2011. Then it will host test events in both 2012 and 2013.

The Rosa Khutor Extreme Park ( Роза Хутор) is a skiing venue located west of the Rosa Khutor plateau in Krasnaya Polyana, Sochi, Krasnodar Krai|Krasnaya Polyana, Russia. For the 2014 Winter Olympics in neighboring Sochi, it will host the Freestyle Skiing and the Snowboarding.

Seating 4,000 in the Halfpipe Aerial and Mogul area and 6,250 in the Paraellel Slopestyle and Cross, it was first used in September 2012.

The Rosa Khutor Alpine Resort is an Alpine skiing ski resort in Krasnodar Krai, Russia, located at the Aibga Ridge of the Western Caucasus along the Roza Khutor plateau near Krasnaya Polyana, Sochi, Krasnodar Krai.

Constructed from 2003 to 2011, it hosted the alpine skiing events for the 2014 Winter Olympics and 2014 Winter Paralympics, based in nearby Sochi. The resort is from the Black Sea at Sochi; the majority of the slopes at Rosa Khutor face northeast, with the backside slopes facing southwest.

The lower base area of Roza Valley at the Mzymta River is at an elevation of 560 meters (1,840 ft) above sea level. The highest lift is the Caucasus Express gondola, which climbs to the summit of Roza Peak at 2,320 meters (7,610 ft), yielding a total vertical drop of over a mile at 1,760 meters (5,770 ft).

The main base area for skiing is at Roza Plateau at 1,170 meters (3,840 ft), a vertical drop of 1,150 meters (3,770 ft) from the summit. Besedka, the mid-mountain area, is at 1,350 meters (4,430 ft) and is the lower loading station of the Caucasus Express; which has a mid-lift loading station at Roza-1600, about a mile above sea level at 1,600 meters (5,200 ft).

At the eastern edge of the resort is Rosa Stadium, the finish area for the alpine racing events at 940 meters (3,080 ft), a vertical drop of 1,380 meters (4,530 ft) from the summit of Roza Peak.

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[edit] Mogul Aerial Halfpipe Rosa Khutor

[edit] Slopestyle Ski Cross Rosa Khutor

Sochi Slopestyle Course
Sochi Slopestyle Course
Sochi Slopestyle Course, Star Section
Sochi Slopestyle Course, Star Section


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1. Rosa Khutor Extreme Park Wikipedia [1]




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