Haunting Images of Abandoned Olympic Venues, compiled by Jake Heppner, for Distractify2.com.
Athens VolleyBall Stadium for 2004 Olympics, source: businessinsider.com.
(Editor's note: A thought provoking photo essay showcasing images from as far back as the 1936 Olympics, to 1992, 2004, 2008 and 2012, among others. Allowing the photos to do their service, the compiler did a nice job on the this compelling photo essay. All photos sourced and credited).