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Olympic Seating Dilemma- Temporary structures for 2012 Olympics will pose an unique challenge

Grand, iconic amphitheatres, once the scene of glorious sporting achievements now sit empty, unused and gathering dust. This might describe Olympia, home to the original Olympic Games, and countless other arenas built by the Greek and Roman empires.

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