In about the last 25 years, the Olympic Games have changed significantly, and the emphasis on sustainability has grown with it. There are many ways that the hosting city can continue to make their Olympic Park useful when they games come to a close. The facilities built for the Games can be repurposed to serve other purposes for athletes, locals and enthusiastic travelers. Vancouver 's Olympic speed skating oval now attracts around half a million visitors a year making it a very successful venue for community, and international athletics and ev...
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...ether the homeless population is temporarily removed from the city, or that they remain.
In summary, the Olympics is more than athletics, it is what could potentially define a country 's future. The impact the Olympics is more than two weeks of being in the spotlight. A country benefits from new, innovative facilities that bring with them opportunities to host other large events such as sporting competitions and festivals, and provide the opportunity to run new programs for the public. The Olympic Games also brings the authority to boast the country and influence the possibility of future trading partners and income. Lastly, the Games triggers the restoration and renewal of local areas and creates a new atmosphere promoting tourism during and after the Olympics. Ultimately, the Olympic Games greatly promotes the well being of a nation and is a favourable investment.
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