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Old October 24th, 2006, 03:53 AM   #41
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Pardon my ignorance but doesn't it rain only a few inches a year in Qatar? If so, what is the purpose of the sports domes?
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Old October 24th, 2006, 04:03 AM   #42
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to keep the heat out?
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Old October 24th, 2006, 04:18 AM   #43
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Pardon my ignorance but doesn't it rain only a few inches a year in Qatar? If so, what is the purpose of the sports domes?
Good point, I don't find a reason for a dome if it doesn't rain that much over there, offcourse if I'm wrong please correct me.
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Old October 24th, 2006, 03:56 PM   #44
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Doha starts her promotional ad in Hong Kong mass media recently,
the Torch just arrive GuangZhou.

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Bless for the 2nd Dubai.
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Old October 24th, 2006, 03:59 PM   #45
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looks really good
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Old October 24th, 2006, 04:22 PM   #46
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Satellite photos (not that up-to-date though)

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Old October 25th, 2006, 01:18 AM   #47
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Old October 25th, 2006, 01:19 AM   #48
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Old October 25th, 2006, 01:20 AM   #49
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Old October 25th, 2006, 02:08 AM   #50
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this is awesome... stiff competition for dubai sports city!
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Old October 25th, 2006, 02:43 AM   #51
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Awesome pics Massilia!
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Old October 26th, 2006, 06:57 AM   #52
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absolutely stunning!
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Old October 26th, 2006, 05:42 PM   #53
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View of the whole complex:

- Aspire dome




- Khalifa Stadium - 60,000 seats

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- Aspire Tower - 318m - still U/C



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Old October 26th, 2006, 07:42 PM   #54
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Great Looking dome! Looks sooooo perfect!
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Old October 27th, 2006, 02:28 AM   #55
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Awesome!!! You go Massilia!!
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Old October 28th, 2006, 11:18 PM   #56
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Awesome colour blue, and good looking observation tower to cap the project
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Old October 28th, 2006, 11:36 PM   #57
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This is a gorgeous development! I especially love the tower.
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Old October 29th, 2006, 03:07 AM   #58
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Lets not forget that the Asian Games is the second biggest gathering of athletes after the Olympics.
No it's not, its the Commonwealth Games.
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Old October 29th, 2006, 08:50 PM   #59
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That's not even a dome...
those are two haf-domes
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Old November 7th, 2006, 03:37 PM   #60
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Some pics of Aspire:









Apire stadium diving pool


Aspire stadium indoor football pitch


Aspire Tower and Khalifa Stadium
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