The Deodoro Olympic Park, which was due to be used as a park and recreation area following the Rio 2016 Games, has been closed amid a struggle to find a use for it.
World Rugby have unveiled the official ball which will be used during the men’s and women’s sevens tournaments at next month’s Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
A 26-kilometre road between the Rio 2016 Olympic clusters in Barra and Deodoro has been inaugurated in the Brazilian city ahead of the Games.
A request for an enquiry into all construction contracts associated with the Olympics and Paralympics has been filed by Rio de Janerio councillors as concerns grow over corruption linked to the Games.
Rio 2016 President Carlos Nuzman and leading Brazilian Governmental officials were on hand to open the Deodoro Aquatic Centre today to mark the beginning of the modern pentathlon test event.
The International Wheelchair and Amputee Sports Federation (IWAS) has announced the list of officials for the wheelchair fencing event at this year's Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
FEI President "disappointed" by delays at Rio 2016 equestrian venue but claims new construction contract agreed
Construction is due to begin again at the Rio 2016 equestrian venue in Deodoro after the originial company overseeing preparations had their contract terminated last month, International Equestrian Federation (FEI) President Ingmar de Vos told insidethegames today.
The Rio de Janeiro City Government have claimed that the Barra Olympic Park is 95 per cent complete as 2015 draws to a close.
The International Canoe Federation (ICF) have claimed preparations at the Rio 2016 canoe slalom venue “have been picking up in intensity” in recent weeks ahead of this month’s test event.
The Rio 2016 Barra Olympic Park, which is set to host 16 Olympic and nine Paralympic sports, is "more than 90 per cent complete" according to the host city’s Government.
The Whitewater Stadium, which will play host to canoe slalom events at next year’s Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, has been officially unveiled by Mayor Eduardo Paes at a ceremony in the Brazilian city.