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Stunning Stadiums of the 2014 World Cup

Few countries love its soccer . . . err . . . football as much as Brazil.

As host of the 2014 FIFA World Cup, Brazil built or renovated twelve stadiums throughout the country at a cost of over $3.5 billion. 1,274 more words


Estadio Nacional - Lima, Peru

I’m moving to Lima for the next few tracks in the Peruvian series.  First up is the track found at the Estadio Nacional.  The original stadium opened in 1952.   103 more words

Track And Field

Sustainable stadiums: three of the world's best

Building and operating a sports stadium requires huge quantities of steel, concrete, electricity and water.

In this article for Host City magazine I look at three stadiums that have set the standard for how to reduce the carbon footprint – the MetLife Stadium in New Jersey, the  13 more words