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Rio - Let the party begin

3 October 2009
Crowd gather to celebrate the International Olympic Committee's announcement of Rio de Janeiro as the 2016 Olympic host, at Copacabana Beach, on October 2, 2009 in Rio de Janeiro Brazil. Rio overthrew Chicago, Madrid and Tokyo.

While still stunned by the early exit of Chicago the mood at the IOC Session in Copenhagen is “let the carnival begin” for Rio.