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Centro Olímpico Juan Pablo Duarte

Centro Olímpico Juan Pablo Duarte (translation: Juan Pablo Duarte Olympic Center) is a multi-venued athletic complex in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. It was initially built for the 1974 Central American and Caribbean Games, and also hosted multiple venues of the 2003 Pan American Games.[1]

Centro Olímpico Juan Pablo Duarte

Viejo Villa Duarte
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Centro Olímpico Juan Pablo Duarte is located in the Dominican Republic
Centro Olímpico Juan Pablo Duarte
Centro Olímpico Juan Pablo Duarte
Coordinates: 18°28′42″N 69°55′00″W / 18.478276°N 69.916788°W / 18.478276; -69.916788Coordinates: 18°28′42″N 69°55′00″W / 18.478276°N 69.916788°W / 18.478276; -69.916788
CountryDominican Republic
ProvinceDistrito Nacional
Government
 • MayorDavid Collado
Population
 (2008)
 • Total15,786
Time zoneUTC-4 UTC
 • Summer (DST)UTCNone

As of 2011, the complex has fallen into disrepair and efforts are underway to preserve the complex and maintain it.[2][3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ ‹See Tfd›(in Spanish) Historia del Centro Olímpico Juan Pablo Duarte (trans: History of the Juan Pablo Duarte Olympic Center); published by the Dominican Republic Olympic Committee. Retrieved 2011-11-02.
  2. ^ ‹See Tfd›(in Spanish) COD llama al Gobierno a preservar centro olímpico Juan Pablo Duarte Archived April 25, 2012, at the Wayback Machine (trans: COD calls on Government to preserve Juan Pablo Duarte Olympic Centre). Published by www.albertoenlosdeportes.com on 2011-02-04; retrieved 2011-11-02.
  3. ^ ‹See Tfd›(in Spanish) Preservar el centro olimpico Juan Pablo Duarte[permanent dead link], by Miguel Merejo, Proceso; 2011-11-02. Retrieved 2011-11-02.