Velodrome, Ashgabat

Projects - Sport
Project Client Arup/ Polimeks
Location Ashgabat, Turkmenistan

The Velodrome

The Velodrome will provide Olympic standard indoor track cycling facilities for competition purposes including changing, medical treatment, testing and general athletes accommodation centred on a 250m banked track to UCI Approval.  

As part of this facility, training halls will also be provided together with the National Cycling Federation’s offices as this building will become the headquarters of the Turkmenistan Cycling Federation.

15000 Seat Arena

The Large Arenawill provide Olympic standard facilities for competition purposes for the prescribed sports including changing, medical treatment, testing and general athlete accommodation centred on a 68m x 42m field of play.  Full press and media facilities are also provided allowing for international coverage of any sporting events.  Team Sports and Gymnastics will be housed in this building including Badminton, Basketball, Fencing, Gymnastics, Handball, Table Tennis, Trampoline, Volleyball and Wrestling.

5000 Seat Arena

The Small Arenawill provide Olympic standard facilities for competition purposes for Contact Sports and Weightlifting including changing, medical treatment, testing and general athlete accommodation centred on a 52 x 30m field of play.  Full press and media facilities are also provided allowing for international coverage of any Sporting events. Contact and weightlifting sports have huge popularity in Asia making this one of the most anticipated buildings within the Complex.

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