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After the fireworks? Olympic legacy is all about people

August 30, 2016 – By Janet Houen

Before the ink was even dry on Rio’s winning campaign bid for the Games of the XXXI Olympiad, the scuttlebutt had started on the eternal Olympic talking points of ‘legacy’, ‘sustainability’, ‘cost’. This scrutiny is a given — a rocky road every organising committee navigates — and is of course legitimate in light of the… Read More