Commonwealth Arena and Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome

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Emirates Arena
Commonwealth Arena and Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome
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Emirates Arena
Location Parkheid, Glesga
Scotland
Coordinates 55°50′50″N 4°12′28.95″W / 55.84722°N 4.2080417°W / 55.84722; -4.2080417Coordinates: 55°50′50″N 4°12′28.95″W / 55.84722°N 4.2080417°W / 55.84722; -4.2080417
Broke grund 2009
Opened 6 October 2012
Ainer Ceety o Glesga
Construction cost £113m [1]
Airchitect 3D Reid; Ralph Schürmann, Germany (track)
General contractor Sir Robert McAlpine
Capacity 6,500 (Basketbaw)
5,000 (Arena)[2]
2,000 (Velodrome)[2]
Tenants
2014 Commonweel Gemmes
Glasgow Rocks
2012–13 UCI Track Cyclin Warld Cup, Roond 2

The Commonwealth Arena and Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome, kent for sponsorship reasons as the Emirates Arena,[1] is an induir arena an velodrome in Parkheid, Glesga, Scotland.[2]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Glasgow unveils naming rights deal for Emirates Arena". Glasgow Life. Retrieved 29 September 2012. 
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 "National Indoor Sports Arena". Robert McAlpine. 2011. Retrieved 10 August 2011.