Guanabara


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Guanabara

(Portuguese ɡwənaˈbara)
n
(Placename) (until 1975) a state of SE Brazil, on the Atlantic and Guanabara Bay, now amalgamated with the state of Rio de Janeiro
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Club officials confirmed the decision following Botafogo's 3-1 loss to Flamengo in the semifinals of the Guanabara Cup on Saturday, reports Xinhua news agency.
The Guanabara Bay (22[degrees]24'-22[degrees]57'S, 42[degrees]33'-43[degrees]19'W), the second largest costal Bay in Brazil is characterized as an important estuary of approximately 400 [km.
The crash happened at a right-hand bend on a stretch of Avenida Estado da Guanabara, on the mountainous Grumari circuit.
Like the water in Rio's Guanabara Bay, it could make you a bit queasy.
GREAT Britain wrestled back to top spot in the sailing medals chart on the polluted waters of Guanabara Bay.
But no sailing was possible and the contest was postponed because of the lack of wind at Guanabara Bay.
Ahora, con la crisis economica en el estado de Rio de Janeiro, mejorar el entorno de los 9 millones de habitantes que viven alrededor de la Bahia de Guanabara ya no sera una prioridad.
Pollution in Rio waters takes wind out star's sail A BELGIAN woman who won bronze in the 2012 London games has become the first Olympic competitor to fall ill after sailing the polluted waters of Rio's Guanabara Bay.
Belgian sailor Evi van Acker has a bacterial infection that her coach believes she picked up while training in Rio's polluted Guanabara Bay.
html) Miami Herald , spectators like Brad Funk and Niteroi fishing boat captain Julio do Outeiral Filho have been sailing through Rio's Guanabara Bay collecting trash in preparation for the Olympics.
But it was Britain's Nick Dempsey who scored victories in the first two races in the RS:X class on the Escola Naval course on Guanabara Bay.