Tokyo 2020; Ariake Tennis Park

Photo by Guilhem Vellut on Flickr (CC BY 2.0)

 

Facts & Figures

  • Competition zone: Tokyo Bay Zone
  • Year completed: 1987
  • Type: Existing
  • Capacity: 19,900 (19,400 Paralympic Games)
  • Olympic sports: Tennis
  • Paralympic sports: Wheelchair Tennis
  • Post-Games use: Tennis venue
  • Other facts: The Ariake Coliseum has a retractable roof.

 

Location

 

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Tokyo 2020; Ariake Urban Sports Park

This is a prospective image. It may differ from the actual building. / ©Tokyo 2020

 

Facts & Figures

  • Competition zone: Tokyo Bay Zone
  • Type: Temporary
  • Capacity: BMX Racing: 5,000 / BMX Freestyle: 6,600 / Skateboarding: 7,000
  • Olympic sports: Cycling (BMX freestyle, BMX racing), Skateboarding
  • Paralympic sports: –

 

Location

 

Video

 

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Tokyo 2020; Ariake Gymnastics Centre

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Facts & Figures

  • Competition zone: Tokyo Bay Zone
  • Architect: Nikken Sekkei, Shimizu Corporation
  • Year completed: 2019
  • Type: Temporary
  • Capacity: 12,000 seats
  • Olympic sports: Gymnastics
  • Paralympic sports: Boccia
  • Post-Games use: Convention Centre (2020-2030)

 

Location

 

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Tokyo 2020; Ariake Arena

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Facts & Figures

  • Competition zone: Tokyo Bay Zone
  • Architect: Kume Sekkei
  • Year completed: 2019
  • Type: New – Permanent
  • Capacity: 15,000
  • Olympic sports: Volleyball
  • Paralympic sports: Wheelchair Basketball
  • Post-Games use: Sports and culture centre

 

Location

 

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Tokyo 2020; Tokyo Stadium

Photo by yoppy on Flickr (CC BY 2.0)

 

Facts & Figures

  • Competition zone: Heritage Zone
  • Architect: Nihon Sekkei Inc.
  • Year completed: 2001
  • Type: Existing
  • Capacity: 48,000
  • Olympic sports: Football, Modern Pentathlon (swimming, fencing, riding, laser-run), Rugby
  • Paralympic sports: –
  • Post-Games use: Multi-purpose stadium
  • Other facts: Also known as Ajinomoto Stadium.

 

Location

 

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Tokyo 2020; Musashino Forest Sport Plaza

Musashino Forest Sport Plaza ©Tokyo Metropolitan Government

 

Facts & Figures

  • Competition zone: Heritage Zone
  • Architect: Nihon Sekkei Inc.
  • Year completed: 2017
  • Type: New – Permanent
  • Capacity: 7,200
  • Olympic sports: Badminton, Modern Pentathlon (fencing)
  • Paralympic sports: Wheelchair Basketball
  • Post-Games use: Multi-sport venue that is available for use by the general public.
  • Other facts: The first new venue for Tokyo 2020 that was completed.

 

Location

 

Photos

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Tokyo 2020; Equestrian Park

Tokyo, Japan – 14 August, 2019: Tokyo 2020 test event READY STEADY TOKYO Equestrian Eventing Individual Jumping final at Equestrian Park in Tokyo, Japan. ©Tokyo 2020 / Shugo TAKEMI

 

Facts & Figures

  • Competition zone: Heritage Zone
  • Year completed: 1940 / 2019 (renovation)
  • Type: Existing
  • Capacity: 9,300
  • Olympic sports: Equestrian (dressage, jumping, eventing)
  • Paralympic sports: Equestrian
  • Post-Games use: Equestrian events (owner: Japan Racing Association)
  • Other facts: Originally built for the 1940 Olympics (cancelled because of World War II). Used as venue for equestrian at the 1964 Summer Olympics. Renovated in recent years.

 

Location

 

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Tokyo 2020; Kokugikan Arena

Photo by stevecadman on Flickr (CC BY-SA 2.0)

 

Facts & Figures

  • Competition zone: Heritage Zone
  • Architect: Kajima Corporation
  • Year completed: 1985
  • Type: Existing
  • Capacity: 7,300
  • Olympic sports: Boxing
  • Paralympic sports: –
  • Post-Games use: Venue for sumo wrestling tournaments.

 

Location

 

Photos

Photo by Kimtaro on Flickr (CC BY 2.0)

 

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Tokyo 2020; Tokyo International Forum

Photo: Martijn Giebels

 

Facts & Figures

  • Competition zone: Heritage Zone
  • Architect: Rafael Viñoly
  • Year completed: 1996
  • Type: Existing
  • Capacity: 5,000
  • Olympic sports: Weightlifting
  • Paralympic sports: Powerlifting
  • Post-Games use: Multi-purpose exhibition center.

 

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Photos

Photo: Martijn Giebels
Photo: Martijn Giebels

Photo: Martijn Giebels

 

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