Period of implementation:
January 2013 – August 2015
Glavbolgarstroy’s role in the project:
Certain technical characteristics:
The multifunctional sports hall has a built area of 9845 m2 and built-up area 27 015 m2.
This unique sports facility is designed under the guidance of the world-renowned Dutch architect Sanders Dauma, who has designed the Olympic cycling tracks in Athens and Manchester.
It has a seating capacity of 4,800 to 7,500 spectators depending on its use. It is built on the place of the former track cycling velodrome in Plovdiv and currently is the only indoor velodrome in Bulgaria and the largest one on the Balkans.
Besides cycling events the arena can host additional 22 types of sports and can serve as concert’s hall. The complex has also underground parking facility for 300 vehicles, a modern press center, dressing rooms, coaching facilities, a sports-recreational center, restaurants and a large commercial center.