“Super-Milk” for Athletes for Rio 2016

“Super-Milk” for Athletes for Rio 2016

Post on November 5, 2013, 2:00 pm by the-victoria-law-group 0 Comments

You are what you eat, they say.  If that truly is the case then Team Great Britain athletes could be going to the 2016 Olympics with a secret weapon. British scientists have come to the rescue for athletes concerned about the pollution levels in host city Rio de Janiero.  They’re working on dietary aids which Continue Reading…

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Rio 2016 to be Tech Heavy

Rio 2016 to be Tech Heavy

Post on October 31, 2013, 3:00 pm by the-victoria-law-group 0 Comments

Fun, games, and tech.  Perhaps Rio 2016 will change Rio’s identity around the world.  Technology will represent a 20 percent slice of the budget for the Rio Olympic and Paralympic Games in 2016, according to the IT boss at the Brazilian Olympic Committee. Overall, the Rio Olympics budget is about $13.2 billion, which means that Continue Reading…

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Rio 2016 to mimic barcelona 1992, sort of

Rio 2016 to Mimic Barcelona 1992, Sort of

Post on October 29, 2013, 2:00 pm by the-victoria-law-group 0 Comments

In my humble opinion, Barcelona is one of the most beautiful cities in the world, home to many personal memories.  The same is true of Rio de Janiero, well, some of Rio de Janiero, okay, select parts of Rio de Janiero.  One part that’s not:  Rio’s port area.  The areas surrounding Rio’s port, which currently Continue Reading…

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Wie of the U.S. tees off on the 16th hole during the second round of the women's Evian Championship golf tournament in Evian

In Brazil, Michelle Wie Fala Portugues

Post on October 23, 2013, 1:00 pm by the-victoria-law-group 4 Comments

As Brazil starts to look beyond the World Cup in 2014 already, all eyes turn to Rio.  In a move that is certain to pump up the volume on the publicity meter, American golfer Michelle Wie, The Big Wiesy, who helped her sport win a place at the 2016 Games, has been appointed Youth Olympics Continue Reading…

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Bar codes built into Rio de Janeiro’s mosaic sidewalks will link visitors to info

Rio Puts Bar Codes in its Sidewalks

Post on January 27, 2013, 2:00 pm by the-victoria-law-group 0 Comments

Brazilians are nothing if not creative.  One thing that is beloved about them around the world as is embodied in their soccer team is their flare for the undramatic.  Well, Rio de Janeiro is upping its game.   The “Marvelous City” is mixing technology with tradition to provide tourists information about the city by embedding bar Continue Reading…

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Whole World Looking Forward to 2016

Post on November 17, 2012, 2:00 pm by the-victoria-law-group 7 Comments

Sports and business in Brazil are gearing up for Rio 2016. Incorporating all of the Olympic sports into a country’s own existing sporting culture is a task that requires work and commitment from the host country. The delivery of the Rio 2016 Games will have a great impact on the mission of bringing the Olympic Continue Reading…

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