Tianjin Olympic Center Stadium near completion
[ 2007-07-23 16:14 ]
The inside of the project
After over 1,000 days of construction, the Tianjin Olympic Center Stadium is on its way toward inauguration.
The project, looking like a water drop, has become alandmark building
in theco-host city
of the 29th Olympiad and a gateway to Beijing.
The Chinese women football team had a week-long training experience in the sports facility last week.The team members were so excited to see its sophistication.
The stadium, 380 meters long,270 meters wide and 53 meters high, can meet the standards of staging international football competitions and athletics.
Along with such affiliated facilities as big marketplace, exhibition hall, conference room and gym, the stadium is also able to provide the public with space for entertainment, exercises and shopping.
With ground-breaking taking place in August 2003, the 60,000-seat project has a land surface of 78,000 square meters. It will host Olympicfootball preliminaries