A Look at the 2018 Winter Olympics Venues in South Korea

Nine months out from the start of the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea, and the competition venues are nearly complete.

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Several signs promoting the Olympics already were on display in Hoenggye in February.
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Several signs promoting the Olympics already were on display in Hoenggye in February.
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Construction of the PyeongChang Olympic Village, where athletes will stay, is underway.
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PYEONGCHANG-GUN, SOUTH KOREA - FEBRUARY 4: The Olympic rings is seen in Hoenggye town, near the venue for the Opening and Closing ceremony ahead of PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games on February 4, 2017 in Pyeongchang-gun, South Korea. (Photo by Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images)
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Nine months out from the start of the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea, and the competition venues are nearly complete.
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Here's a look at some of the venues for the 2018 Winter Olympics
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A look at some of the venues for the 2018 Winter Olympics
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South Korea also hopes to make good use of the venues after the Olympics conclude.
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The figure skating rink.
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The 12 stadiums and arenas, hosting everything from figure skating to ski jumping, are estimated at 97 percent complete.
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South Korea still has its work cut out in preperation for the 2018 Winter Olympics, but there are no concerns about the actual competition venues.
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Unlike the last winter games in Sochi Russia, where workers rushed to complete construction in the days prior to the opening ceremony, or the Summer Olympics in Rio, where some of the work never got finished at all, organizers in Pyeongchang, South Korea made sure the venues were ready well ahead of time.
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Inside the Main Operations Centre.
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Inside the Main Operations Centre.
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South Koreans also want to make sure their venues don't follow the same path as other recent host cities and turn into vacant eye sores once the Olympic Spotlight stops shining.
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A look at some of the venues for the 2018 Winter Olympics.
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The host country still has infrastructure work to be finished to shore up transportation concerns.
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Another look at the Winter Olympics venues.
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Another look at the Winter Olympics venues.
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Another look at the Winter Olympics venues.
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