Raw: Olympic Medals Arrive in Sochi

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The official Olympic medals arrived in the Russian resort town of Sochi on Wednesday, ahead of the start of the Winter Games this week. (Feb. 5)

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Sochi, Russia - 5 February, 2014

1. Wide shot looking down at cases containing Olympic medals being carried out of van

2. Mid of case being opened

3. Mid cutaway of photographers

4. Mid of medals being taken out of case

5. Mid of officials showing medals to media

6. Close of officials showing medals to media

7. Mid of media

8. Mid of medal being shown to media

9. Close of medal

10. Mid an from media to official with medal

11. Close of medal

STORYLINE

The official Olympic medals arrived in the Russian resort town of Sochi on Wednesday, ahead of the start of the Winter Games this week.

All 1,254 medals were made by the Moscow-based Adamas jewelry company and designed in metal and glass.

3,500 athletes will compete for the Sochi 2014 Olympic and Paralympic medals.

The Winter Games run through February 23.

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