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Sarajevo Olympic sites crumbling after war and 25 years

Sarajevo Olympic sites crumbling after war and 25 years
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A portion of the bobsled track at a 1984 Winter Olympic site in Sarajevo.
Sarajevo Olympic sites crumbling after war and 25 years
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A portion of the bobsled track at a 1984 Winter Olympic site in Sarajevo.
Sarajevo Olympic sites crumbling after war and 25 years
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The former gondola house at a 1984 Winter Olympic site in Sarajevo.
Sarajevo Olympic sites crumbling after war and 25 years
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A portion of the bobsled track at a 1984 Winter Olympic site in Sarajevo.
Sarajevo Olympic sites crumbling after war and 25 years
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A view of Sarajevo from the 1984 Olympic Site.
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The former gondola house at a 1984 Winter Olympic site in Sarajevo.
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A view of Sarajevo from the 1984 Olympic Site.
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Part of the 1984 Olympic Site.
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A portion of the bobsled track at a 1984 Winter Olympic site in Sarajevo.
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A portion of the bobsled track at a 1984 Winter Olympic site in Sarajevo.
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A portion of the bobsled track at a 1984 Winter Olympic site in Sarajevo.
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A portion of the bobsled track at a 1984 Winter Olympic site in Sarajevo.
  • Sarajevo Olympic sites crumbling after war and 25 years
  • Sarajevo Olympic sites crumbling after war and 25 years
  • Sarajevo Olympic sites crumbling after war and 25 years
  • Sarajevo Olympic sites crumbling after war and 25 years
  • Sarajevo Olympic sites crumbling after war and 25 years
  • Sarajevo Olympic sites crumbling after war and 25 years
  • Sarajevo Olympic sites crumbling after war and 25 years
  • Sarajevo Olympic sites crumbling after war and 25 years
  • Sarajevo Olympic sites crumbling after war and 25 years
  • Sarajevo Olympic sites crumbling after war and 25 years
  • Sarajevo Olympic sites crumbling after war and 25 years
  • Sarajevo Olympic sites crumbling after war and 25 years

After one war and nearly 30 years, the sites of the 1984 Olympic Games in Sarajevo are crumbling concrete ruins covered with graffiti. Bosnia and Herzegovina. 31st March 2011

In the winter of 1984 Sarajevo, Yugoslavia hosted in the Winter Olympics. Mass amounts of winter sporting infrastructure was built in the run up to the opening ceremony. Over 27 years later the bobsled track, gondola chalet and other pieces of Olympic infrastructure is in ruin. Yugoslavia, much like the concrete of the structures, has crumbled giving way to current country of Bosnia and Herzegovina a city in a state of renewal.

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