BBC Radio 5 Live: Eleanor Oldroyd asks what awaits the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics, recently passed anti gay propaganda legislation sparked mass protests around the world and calls for the Olympics to be boycotted. But what about those at the center of the storm — the athletes. How will they deal with the pressures, and perhaps moral obligation to protest? Featuring interviews with two-time Olympic figure skater Johnny Weir and his husband, Victor Weir-Voronov.

If the audio will not play, please listen on the BBC Radio 5 Live podcast website here to the episode titled “Sochi: The Protest Games” from 17 Oct 2013, or directly here.