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2012 London Olympics – Aquatics Centre | By Zaha Hadid

When the games of the 2012 Summer Olympics get under way in London next year, feats of athletic achievement won’t be the only things that the crowds will marvel at. The London Aquatics Centre, a massive structure that holds three pools with a 17,500 seating capacity, will … READ MORE

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2012 London Olympics – Velodrome | By Hopkins Architects

Broken ground in March 2009, the velodrome for the 2012 Summer Olympics in London became the first venues to be finished for the games. In the time of economic constraints, the lead architectural team, Hopkins Architects, not only handed the arena over on time but within budget … READ MORE

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NikeTown London – World’s Largest Nike Store

In an unprecedented push to expand its retail presences globally, Nike re-opened its NikeTown at Oxford Circus location after an extensive renovation. The storefront, dubbed as NikeTown London, now extends across 4 floors and covers roughly 42,000 square-foot, which easily makes it the largest Nike retail location … READ MORE