– Rio 2016 venues star in new video

Short film mixes aerial views of stadiums and scenery with close-ups of competitors at test events.

With less than two months to go until the start of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, the Brazilian government has released new footage of the venues where athletes will soon be competing for glory.

The short film includes shots of some of the 44 test events that have put the Olympic venues through their paces over the last two years. Also appearing are the Olympic Village, the Main Press Centre and of course spectacular views of Rio de Janeiro itself.

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