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    Tokyo 1964 created lasting Olympic legacies


    As Tokyo marks the 50th anniversary of the 1964 Olympic Games, the legacies created by the event are still clear to see – and will play a key role when the Japanese city hosts the Games for a second t...

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    Rio 2016 puts legacy at heart of Games planning


    As the countdown to the Rio 2016 Olympic Games continues, the Organising Committee has underlined its commitment to ensure the Games leave a lasting legacy for the host city and Brazilian society as a...

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    London 2012’s International Inspiration campaign far exceeds expectations


    When Lord Sebastian Coe first revealed an ambitious programme in 2005 to use the power of the Olympic Games to inspire young people around the world to get interested and active in sports, the initial...

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    Sochi 2014’s ‘human’ legacy set to come to life


    The experience gained by those working to successfully deliver the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games is set to provide a lasting ‘human’ legacy for the whole of Russia. Following the success of the coun...

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    Sochi boosted by Winter Games legacies


    Four months on from the conclusion of Sochi 2014, many of the long-term legacies that the Winter Games created are being highlighted in PyeongChang, Republic of Korea, as the IOC Debriefing of the Soc...

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    Rio 2016 announces development milestone for Line 4 metro service


    While the eyes of the world were turned to Sao Paolo on Thursday night for the opening match of the 2014 FIFA World Cup, some significant developments were taking place 400km along the coast in Rio de...

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    Tokyo’s National Stadium closes for renovation ahead of 2020 Olympic Games


    Olympic champion Koji Murofushi was on-hand to mark the closure of Tokyo’s National Stadium as it prepares to undergo extensive renovations before hosting the Olympic Games in 2020. Murofushi, a two-t...

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    Russians overwhelming positive about Sochi 2014 – Poll


    The Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games struck an extremely positive chord with the people of Russia earlier this year, a survey by global information and measurement company Nielsen shows. The first Olym...

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    London’s Olympic Park opens to the public


    London’s Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park has been fully opened to the public for the first time since the conclusion of the London 2012 Olympic Games, following the redevelopment of the south section of ...

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    Attention turns to Sochi 2014 legacies


    Following the conclusion of Sochi 2014, attention has now turned to the long-term legacies that the Winter Games have created, with the benefits set to be felt far beyond the host city. The preparati...