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Rio Olympics Closing Ceremonies
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The Closing Ceremonies: Life after Fencing in the Olympics

Sunday evening saw the 2016 Olympics draw to a close, with athletes from all over the world flooding into the MaracanĂ£ stadium for the final celebration in Rio. As expected, the event exuded a different energy than the Opening ceremonies, which can sometimes feel tense and formal in the host country’s effort to mark the historic importance of the Games. Closing ceremonies, on the other hand, are much more relaxed with athletes joyfully reveling in the spirit of one of the greatest parties on earth.