POSTED: August 2nd 2016
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Olympics: Three days and counting and the Olympic Village gets animated as the athletes hit the training venues

Pin trading and Rio branded souvenirs are some of the best things to take home from the Games © Getty Images
Pin trading and Rio branded souvenirs are some of the best things to take home from the Games © Getty Images

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(SFC) Three days to go and the city is now filling up with national teams moving into the Olympic Village and athletes in high gear training in the venues. The Australians brought along their trademark kangaroos to inspire them. Female Iranian archer Zahra Nemati trains at the Sambodromo venue to work on her aim. Funny images of the Rio 2016 workforce get plastered on the volleyball venue. Tennis icon Andy Murray practices his forehand and gets familiar with the Rio venue. Protestors clash with police in Niteroi trying to disturb the Torch Relay and more as the countdown continues! 












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