Olympic swimmingpool gets destroyed

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Olympic swimmingpool gets destroyed

Post by King Keil » Mon Dec 03, 2018 7:24 am

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It was in a state of decay but nonetheless an iconic landmark so when I woke up today to see this I was quite shocked.
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Re: Olympic swimmingpool gets destroyed

Post by Equinix » Mon Dec 03, 2018 8:01 am



HS rly lost the plot.

Fcking idiots running this city.


Don't feel like writing a rant right now.

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Re: Olympic swimmingpool gets destroyed

Post by Arget » Mon Dec 03, 2018 8:38 am

Now we wait to see who builds what on the site. Any guesses?
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Re: Olympic swimmingpool gets destroyed

Post by Equinix » Mon Dec 03, 2018 9:16 am

Arget wrote:Now we wait to see who builds what on the site. Any guesses?
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Re: Olympic swimmingpool gets destroyed

Post by Arget » Mon Dec 03, 2018 11:11 am

That would be nice and your guess has been noted. Will there also be areas to unsaddle your unicorns and tether your flying pigs? =@
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Re: Olympic swimmingpool gets destroyed

Post by Equinix » Mon Dec 03, 2018 11:19 am

Arget wrote:That would be nice and your guess has been noted. Will there also be areas to unsaddle your unicorns and tether your flying pigs? =@
Most definitely. Plus an underground parking with a connection to the pp underground and monorail. Due date, 2065 Image
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Re: Olympic swimmingpool gets destroyed

Post by John Bingham » Mon Dec 03, 2018 8:46 pm

I was very disappointed reading this earlier on. So I went by there this evening. It's difficult to get a decent look at so I had to take these pictures through a gate lock hole.

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Considering how the surrounding buildings have all been fixed up recently ( They used to all have broken windows and look like they were just storerooms for old furniture and trash), I was surprised to hear it was being demolished. Looking at these photos I'm not at all sure it is actually being demolished. It's far too neat, it looks more like the eastern part is being rebuilt, possibly because of major leaks? I hope I'm right.
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Re: Olympic swimmingpool gets destroyed

Post by Brody » Mon Dec 03, 2018 9:00 pm

Thanks for those pics JB.

Christ, I remember being able to stand on that highest dive platform and being able to do a 360 and not see much peaking up, building wise.

The whole area is enveloped now by high-rise buildings.
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Re: Olympic swimmingpool gets destroyed

Post by boom » Wed Dec 05, 2018 11:25 am

Olympic pool gets renovation
Ismail Vorajee / Khmer Times
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Sun Chanthol, Minister for Public Works and Transport surveys plans for the Olympic Stadium swimming pool. Courtesy Ministry of Public Works and Transport – MPWT
The swimming pool at the National Olympic Stadium in Phnom Penh is set to undergo a $2 million renovation in a bid to meet international standards ahead of the 2023 SEA Games.


https://www.khmertimeskh.com/50544685/o ... enovation/
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Re: Olympic swimmingpool gets destroyed

Post by Jamie_Lambo » Wed Dec 05, 2018 12:18 pm

went running around the Olympic stadium today, it looks like its just being rebuilt, they had pictures on the boards outside of what the new pools will look like
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