Nanjing Olympic Sports Centre
2014 events: Opening and Closing Ceremonies, Athletics, Gymnastics (include Trampoline) and Rhythmic Gymnastics, Swimming, Diving, Modern Pentathlon Swimming, Modern Pentathlon Combined Event of Running and Shooting
Gymnastics (include Trampoline) and Rhythmic Gymnastics: 5,000
Swimming and Diving: 2,500
Modern Pentathlon: 1,000
Location: Nanjing Olympic Sports Centre is centrally located in Hexi, Nanjing, with Middle Jiangdong Road to the east and Binjiang Avenue to the west. It is about 3 kilometres from the Youth Olympic Village.
About the venues: Nanjing Olympic Sports Centre is the main events venue for Nanjing 2014 and that for the 10th National Games of the People’s Republic of China in 2005. Built in 2005, it occupies a surface area of 896,000 square metres with a floor area of 400,000 square metres. The architecture comprises four venues and one centre, including a stadium, gymnasium, natatorium, tennis courts and a science and technology centre. Green space takes up 48% and the water surface area is 59,000 square metres, making it a picturesque sports park.