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FILE - In this Feb. 8, 2014 file photo, the orange-lit Holland Heineken House is reflected in a pond following the appearance of gold medalist Sven Kramer of the Netherlands on stage in front of fans after he set a new Olympic record to win the 5,000-meter speedskating race at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. With Dutch speedskaters dominating the 2014 Winter Olympics like never before, the Holland House has become the house of champions. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham, File)

FILE - In this Feb. 8, 2014 file photo, the orange-lit Holland Heineken House is reflected in a pond following the appearance of gold medalist Sven Kramer of the Netherlands on stage in front of fans after he set a new Olympic record to win the 5,000-meter speedskating race at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. With Dutch speedskaters dominating the 2014 Winter Olympics like never before, the Holland House has become the house of champions. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham, File)

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