What abandoned Olympic venues from around the world look like today

Desolate, abandoned and overgrowing with weeds, these once-gleaming Greek Olympic venues now lie abandoned – indistinguishable from the familiar ruins of ancient Athens.The remains of the Olympic kayak and canoeing venue, built little over a decade ago, bears an uncanny resemblance to the Dionysus Theatre – one of the city’s most popular tourist attractions, which dates back to the 4th century BC.
The 7,600-capacity stadium now has shrubs bursting through the structure’s seams between different levels of seating.