Beijing 2022; First introduction – Venues

 

Venues

Photo: Ethan Kan on Flickr (CC BY-SA 2.0) Link to original image
National Stadium Beijing Photo: Ethan Kan on Flickr (CC BY-SA 2.0) Original image
  • Spread over three cities; Beijing, Yanqing and Zhangjiakou
  • 3 Zones
  • 5 Clusters
  • 12 Competition venues
  • 2 Beijing 2008 venues (National Stadium & National Aquatics Centre)

 

ZoneClusterVenue Ceremonies / SportsCapacity
BeijingOlympic GreenNational StadiumOpening/Closing Ceremony91.000
National Aquatics CentreCurling4.500
National Indoor StadiumIce Hockey18.000
National Speed Skating OvalSpeed Skating12.000
Wukesong Sports CentreWukesong Sports CentreIce Hockey17.000
Capital Indoor StadiumCapital Indoor StadiumShort Track Speed Skating, Figure Skating18.000
YanqingYanqingNational Sliding CentreBobsleigh, Skeleton10.000
National Alpine Ski CentreAlpine Skiing8.500
ZhangjiakouZhangjiakouBiathlon CentreBiathlon10.000
Nordic Centre Cross Country VenueCross Country Skiing10.000
Nordic Centre Ski Jumping VenueSki Jumping10.000
Nordic CentreNordic Combined10.000J / 10.000S
Genting Snow Park AFreestyle Skiing7.500
Genting Snow Park BSnowboard7.500

 

Non-competition venues

  • Training Venues
    • Capital Skating Oval (existing)
    • Capital Indoor Stadium Training Hall (Existing)
    • Capital Short Track Speed Skating Hall (Planned)
  • Olympic Village
    • Beijing Olympic Village (Planned)
    • Yanqing Olympic Village (Additional)
    • Zhangjiakou Olympic Village (Planned)
  • MPC/IBC
    • China National Convention Centre (Existing)
  • MMC
    • Yanqing Mountain Media Centre (Temporary)
    • Zhangjiakou Mountain Media Centre (Temporary)
  • Medal Plaza
    • Beijing Medal Plaza (Temporary)
    • Yanqing Medal Plaza (Temporary)
    • Zhangjiakou Medal Plaza (Temporary)

 

Venues – Legacy

  • Existing venues: 7
  • New Venues: 8

 

ZoneClusterVenue Venue statusCurrent UsePost-Games useLegacy Seating Capacity
BeijingOlympic GreenNational StadiumExistingStadiumStadium80.000
National Aquatics CentreExistingVenue/public swimming poolVenue/public swimming pool4.500
National Indoor StadiumExistingVenue/public sports & leisure/commercial performanceVenue/public sports & leisure/commercial performance18.000
National Speed Skating OvalPlanned-Public skating venue and ice hockey clubs6.000
Wukesong Sports CentreWukesong Sports CentreExistingVenue/public sports & leisure/commercial performanceVenue/public sports & leisure/commercial performance17.000
Capital Indoor StadiumCapital Indoor StadiumExistingVenue/public sports & leisure/commercial performanceVenue/public sports & leisure/commercial performance18.000
YanqingYanqingNational Sliding CentreAdditional-Venue/training base for national teams2.000
National Alpine Ski CentreAdditional-Venue/training base for national teams0
ZhangjiakouZhangjiakouBiathlon CentrePlanned-Ski field5.000
Nordic Centre Cross Country VenueAdditional-Venue/training base for national teams0
Nordic Centre Ski Jumping VenuePlanned-Venue/training base for national teams5.000
Nordic Centre--Venue/training base for national teams5.000J
Genting Snow Park AExistingSki fieldSki field0
Genting Snow Park BExistingSki fieldSki field0

 

Venues Paralympic Games

ZoneClusterVenue Ceremonies / SportsCapacity
BeijingOlympic GreenNational StadiumOpening/Closing Ceremony91.000
National Aquatics CentreWheelchair Curling4.500
National Indoor StadiumIce Sledge Hockey10.000
YanqingYanqingNational Alpine Ski CentreAlpine Skiing5.000
ZhangjiakouZhangjiakouBiathlon CentreBiathlon, Cross Country Skiing5.000
Genting Snow Park APara-Snowboard5.000

Olympic Villages

Athletes Villages Beijing, Yanqing and Zhangjiakou - © Beijing Organising Committee of the Olympic Games
Olympic Villages Beijing, Yanqing and Zhangjiakou – © Beijing Organising Committee of the Olympic Games

 

References

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