By Georgia Grimond, Senior Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Rio de Janeiro City Hall, which is overseeing the construction work of the venues for the 2016 Olympic Games, has announced that the Barra Olympic Park is 92 percent ready. In Deodoro, the next largest Games site, some arenas are finished and the canoe slalom is 98 percent built.

A total of sixteen new venues are being constructed for the Olympic and Paralympic Games which will take . . .

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