First Olympic Delays for Rio 2016

By Robbie Blakeley, Senior Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Planning for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games has progressed smoothly until recently, when the International Olympic Committee (IOC) encountered their first hiccup. Choosing the building firm responsible for constructing the new Radical Park - to be built in Deodoro - has been delayed until February 2013.

The location is scheduled to host seven 2016 Olympic events in three and a half years' time and is turning into a source of worry. Located in the Zona Oeste (West . . .

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