Rio Continues Progress on Deodoro Olympic Complex

By Kendall Clark, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Deodoro Sports Complex, which will host competitions for eleven Olympic and four Paralympic events during the 2016 Games, began construction and renovation projects early last month with hopes of finishing ahead of the 2016 deadline. The second largest of the four Olympic Zones, Deodoro is scheduled to host equestrian, shooting and mountain biking competitions among others.

Of the nine projected Deodoro facilities, located in the Zona Oeste (West Zone), three previously installed venues were used in the 2007 Pan American games and Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?