The day before the opening ceremony of the winter Games athletes come in two types – Curling and ski jumping

February 8 at the Olympic games-2018 will begin competition in Curling. AFP photo

Thursday, February 8, at the Olympics the 2018 the day before the opening ceremony will be held the first competitions. The medals on this day will not be played, but the athletes in the two sports come to the fight.

The Curling will be just two rounds in mixed doubles. The first round will be held in the night from Wednesday to Thursday Moscow time, the second round will be held in the afternoon.

Also this day will be the qualification in ski jumping in the discipline of “normal jump”.

Ukrainian athletes in the “minus first” day of the Olympics the 2018 not participate.

With the full schedule of the Olympic games-2018 can be found on our website.

Schedule Thursday 8 February at the Olympics