Ballerup

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Ballerup
Town centre
Town centre
Map DK Ballerup.PNG
Coordinates: 55°44′N 12°22′E / 55.733°N 12.367°E / 55.733; 12.367
Country Denmark
Region Capital (Hovedstaden)
Municipality Ballerup
Government
 • Mayor Jesper Würtzen
Population (2014)
 • Total 48,514
Time zone Central Europe Time (UTC+1)

Ballerup is a Danish town, seat of the Ballerup Municipality, in the Region Hovedstaden. There are approximately 25 schools in Ballerup Municipality. Ballerup has its own educational institution specialized in the study, training and research of music.

Geography[edit]

The town is in the north-western suburbs of Copenhagen and is part of Copenhagen's urban area.

Sport[edit]

Track Cycling[edit]

The outside of the arena bearing the title "Ballerup Super Arena"
The Ballerup Super Arena from the outside

Ballerup Super Arena is the velodrome of Ballerup. It hosted the UCI Track Cycling World Championships in 2002 and 2010 and many rounds of the UCI Track Cycling World Cup Classics.

Twin towns[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Jämsä" (in Finnish). Suomen kaupunkiopas. Retrieved 7 May 2012. 

External links[edit]

Media related to Ballerup at Wikimedia Commons

Coordinates: 55°44′N 12°22′E / 55.733°N 12.367°E / 55.733; 12.367