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Location: 
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Client: 
Rio 2016 Olympic Committee, City of Rio de Janeiro
Team: 


Design Team:
Jorge Bazan, Juan Archila, Chris Shern, Vanessa Lira, Kjersten Tucker

Date: 
2011-07
Date: 
2011-2020
Description: 


Project Size:

SITE: 110 ha (272 acres)

Olympic Program:
Welcome Center
Media Center
Media Hotel
4 Olympic Halls (basketball)
Gymnastics Stadium
Diving Stadium
2 Filed Hockey Stadiums
Tennis Center
Olympic Training Facility
Aquatic Center
Velodrome
Sponsor's Village
Live Site Amphitheater
Parking
Power Facility
Water Treatement Facility

Legacy Program:
Mixed Use: 440,000 m2
Residential Towers (high density): 127,000 m2
Residential (low density): 15,000 m2
Commerical: 72,000 m2
Eco-Preserve: 15 ha (37 acres)
Public Open Space: 19 ha (47 acres)
Eco-Learning Center

With over 1,115,00 m2, the park will host 10 Olympic and 12 Paralympic sports, a press/broadcasting center for 20,000 journalists, hotel, power and water treatment plants, parking, Olympic training facilities, and various public event spaces. The legacy plan re-develops the park into a sustainable community for the future.

Rio de Janeiro Olympic Park Entry and Welcome Center
Rio de Janeiro Olympic Park Entry and Welcome Center Click image to enlarge
rio olympic park plan
rio olympic park plan Click image to enlarge
rio olympic park transition plan
rio olympic park transition plan Click image to enlarge
rio olympic park legacy plan
rio olympic park legacy plan Click image to enlarge
rio olympic park aerial
rio olympic park aerial Click image to enlarge
rio olympic park legacy aerial
rio olympic park legacy aerial Click image to enlarge