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Last Updated: Wednesday, 21 July, 2004, 15:29 GMT 16:29 UK
Athens ready for Games
A view of the main Olympic Stadium in Athens, photographed on 10 August
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The Olympic Stadium is one of the centrepieces of the XXVIII Olympiad
A view of the main Olympic Tennis Centre in Athens, photographed on 11 August
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A Greek player practises on the all-blue Olympic Tennis Centre court
An aerial view of the Olympic velodrome in Athens, photographed on 20 July
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The 3,500-seater track cycling velodrome has its roof fully in place
The athletes' village in Athens, photographed on 13 July
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The Olympic village has opened its doors to an expected 16,000 athletes and officials
The Karaskaiki football stadium and the Peace and Friendship closed stadium at the Faliro Sports Complex
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Once a car park, the Karaskaiki football stadium has been built in less than a year
A view of the main Beach Volleyball Centre in Athens, photographed on 11 August
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The beach volleyball competitions will be played both in the day and at night
An aerial view of the Schinias Rowing and Canoeing Centre, photographed on 13 July
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The biggest concern over the Schinias Rowing and Canoeing Centre is the possibility of high winds disrupting events
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Athens has also worked hard on transport links, opening up a new tram line to connect city centre and seaside venues

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