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Winter Olympic Games 2018 Venues

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hckosice    891

GANGNEUNG CURLING CENTRE

GANGNEUNG CURLING CENTRE

 

Sports: CURLING

Cluster: Coastal

Location: Gangneung Olympic Park, Gangneung

The Gangneung Curling Centre is a indoor ice arena located in the Gangneung coastal city. It is the only Olympic venue in Gangneung which existed prior to the election of PyeongChang as host city of the 2018 Winter Games. Before the Games it was known as the Gangneung Indoor Ice Rink. It experienced severel renovation between October 2015 and October 2016 in preparation for the Games.

 

The Venue will host during the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games all Curling matches of all 3 Curling events (Men´a and Women´s tournament and the debuting Mixed Doubles tournament as well).

 

The seating capacity is 3,500. The arena was opened in 1998 and was the venue for the ice hockey tournament at the 1999 Asian Winter Games and also hosted the 2009 World Women's Curling Championships. Traditionally, as a test event, the Olympic host venue will host the World Junior Curling Championships in the year previous to the games. The arena contains 4 floors aboveground and 1 level underground. During the games there will be as usual four sheets prepared for the Curling olympic matches.

 

Výsledok vyhľadávania obrázkov pre dopyt gangneung curling center

 

http://www.winterspelen2018.nl/_images/venue_curling-2.png

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hckosice    891

GANGNEUNG HOCKEY CENTRE

GANGNEUNG HOCKEY CENTRE

 

Sports: ICE HOCKEY (Men´s Tournament)

Cluster: Coastal

Location: Gangneung Olympic Park, Gangneung

The Gangneung Hockey Center is a multifunctional indoor arena currently under construction in the Gangneung Olympic Park. The constructions started in June 2014 and is expected to be finished in November 2016 to be ready for 2 test events in April 2017 (the IIHF under 18 World Championships Division II Group A and one week later also the IIHF Women´s Division II Group A World Championships).

 

The Venue will be during the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games one of the 2 Ice Hockey venues, The Gangneung Hockey Center will host only matches of the men´s Ice Hockey Tournament, the majority of robin-round phase matches and almost all knock-out round games including all medals matches.

 

The Capacity of the arena for the olympic hockey matches will be 10.000 all for seating. The Center will have 3 floors aboveground. The size of the rink is in accord of the IIHF (International Ice Hockey Federation) rule 60 x 30m.

 

Výsledok vyhľadávania obrázkov pre dopyt gangneung hockey centre

 

Výsledok vyhľadávania obrázkov pre dopyt gangneung hockey centre

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hckosice    891

yes, just read about it today :yes

 

Big Air ramp in PyeongChang

 

FIS Snowboard World Cup big air events will be held at the Alpensia Ski Jumping complex from 25th-26th November 2016 where a scaffolding structure was erected facing the ski jump, with a shared finish area between the two facilities. The competitions will serve as official test events for the 2018 Olympic Winter Games in PyeongChang where snowboard big air will debut as an Olympic sport.

 

Impressive Big Air Ramp in PyeongChang/Alpensia

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hckosice    891

The Olympic stadium for the Opening and Closing ceremonies will be officially completed tomorrow Saturday 30th September

 

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