Abandoned Olympic Venues From Around The World


Abandoned Olympic Venues From Around The World

An interesting article on abandoned Olympic venues we discovered on Bored Panda

The Rio Olympics is the 28th Summer Olympic games. The first one took place in Greece in 1896 and since then the event has been held in 19 different countries.

But do you ever stop and wonder just what happened to all of those huge venues purposely built to host the world’s most famous games? Well, take a look at the pictures below and wonder no more, because Bored Panda has compiled a list of abandoned Olympic venues and villages from around the world. From Beijing to Berlin, from Athens to Atlanta, these pictures serve to remind us that while the games may be over, the memories live on.

Via Bored Panda

Keep in mind I did not notice any pictures from Barcelona. If you know something keep us posted
Abandoned Olympic Venues
Barricades Outside The Stadium, Athens, 2004 Summer Olympics venue
Abandoned Olympic Venues
Olympic Village, Berlin, 1936 Summer Olympics Venue
Abandoned Olympic Venues
Main Swimming Pool, Athens, 2004 Summer Olympics Venue
Abandoned Olympic Venues
Olympic Flag Posts, Athens, 2004 Summer Olympics Venue
Beach Volleyball Venue, Beijing, 2008 Summer Olympics
Beach Volleyball Venue, Beijing, 2008 Summer Olympics
Olympic Mascots Lie Unwanted, Beijing, 2008 Summer Olympics
Olympic Mascots Lie Unwanted, Beijing, 2008 Summer Olympics
Olympic Canoe And Kayak Slalom Center, Athens, 2004 Summer Olympics Venue
Olympic Canoe And Kayak Slalom Center, Athens, 2004 Summer Olympics Venue
Kayak And Canoeing Venue, Athens, 2004 Summer Olympics Venue
Kayak And Canoeing Venue, Athens, 2004 Summer Olympics Venue
Olympic Sports Complex, Sarajevo, 1984 Winter Olympics Venue
Olympic Sports Complex, Sarajevo, 1984 Winter Olympics Venue
Ski Jumping Tower, Grenoble, France, 1968 Winter Olympic Games
Ski Jumping Tower, Grenoble, France, 1968 Winter Olympic Games
Swimming Pool, Berlin, 1936 Summer Olympics Venue
Swimming Pool, Berlin, 1936 Summer Olympics Venue
Olympic Village, Athens, 2004 Summer Olympics Venue
Olympic Village, Athens, 2004 Summer Olympics Venue
Bobsled Track, Sarajevo, 1984 Winter Olympics Venue
Bobsled Track, Sarajevo, 1984 Winter Olympics Venue
Ski Jump Tower, Cortina D'ampezzo, Italy, 1956 Winter Olympics Venue
Ski Jump Tower, Cortina D’ampezzo, Italy, 1956 Winter Olympics Venue
Bobsleigh Track, Sarajevo, 1984 Winter Olympics
Bobsleigh Track, Sarajevo, 1984 Winter Olympics

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