Rio’s Parque Radical to Reopen in September

At Rio's Olympic Park, Rio Mayor Marcelo Crivella announced that the 500,000 square meter recreational park, closed since December 2016, would reopen in September.

By Nelson Belen, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - This past weekend, Rio Mayor Marcelo Crivella announced that Parque Radical (Radical Park) at the Deodoro Sports Complex, one of the many Rio 2016 Olympic legacy projects for Rio’s Zona Norte and Zona Oeste (North and West Zone) residents, would reopen in September 2017.

"Everyone will be able to go to the park," exclaimed the Mayor about the 500,000 square meter park that was the scene of canoe slalom competitions and BMX events during the Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?