Tianjin Olympic Center Stadium is hosting football preliminaries for 29th Olympics. The Stadium is located to the southwest of the city's downtown area.
The Stadium is segregated into three sections: the competition
section, the comprehensive section, and the accommodation section.
The competition section includes a grand stadium, an aquatic sports
Center, an international sports exchange center, and an existing
Tianjin sports indoor stadium.
The stadium has 56,300 regular seats, 62 box seats, and VIP
platform. Its area is 78,000 square metres. The project went into
construction in August 2003. The six-floor Tianjin Olympic Centre
Stadium has length, width and height of 380, 270, and 53 meters,
The stadium meets all international competition standards. The
media workroom can accommodate 300 reporters. A work area for press
reporters is located adjacent to media workroom. The workroom is
equipped with all necessary software. Class arrangements have been
made for guest reception and accommodations, transportation and
meals. The stadium has big marketplace, exhibition hall, conference
room, and gym. The stadium is also equipped with a dining room,
health care center and a separate section for both athletes and
referees. The second floor of the Tianjin stadium has a sports and
The ground floor of Tianjin stadium has a 22, 670 square meter
indoor parking area.
Tianjin Olympic Center Stadium is easily available via all sorts of
public transport. It falls on the route of several intra city buses.
You could take taxis or opt for transporting yourself in your own
Post Olympics Games
After the Olympics, the stadium will be used to provide the public
with space for entertaining, exercising, and shopping. However, it
will continue to host football competitions and play its role in
promoting the game among the people of Tianjin.