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Rio Olympics Elevated Cycle Track Collapses; Struck by Waves

50-meter span of 3.9km long Ciclovia Tim Maia, Elevated Cycle Track (cycle path) was washed away by waves on 21st April 2016 killing two cyclists. The construction took only 18 months to complete and was opened in January 2016. Investigations about the failure of structure is still in progress. Initial findings shows that the structural engineers… Read More »