EWS Arena

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EWS Arena
Hölle Süd
Logo of EWS Arena
EWS Arena
Former names Hohenstaufenhalle
Location Göppingen, Baden-Württemberg
Germany Germany
Owner City of Göppingen
Operator EWS Arena Betriebsgesellschaft mbH
Capacity 6,344 (Boxing) [1]
5,599 (Handball)
5,300 (Concert Seating longitudinal)
4,398 (Concert Seating transversely)
Construction
Broke ground 2007
Built 1967
Expanded July 2009
Construction cost 16,8 million[2]
Tenants
Frisch Auf Göppingen (Handball) (2009)

EWS Arena (formerly Hohenstaufenhalle) is an indoor sporting arena located in Göppingen, Germany. The capacity of the arena is 5,600 people. It hosts the home matches of women's and men's Handball Bundesliga handball teams of Frisch Auf Göppingen. In its previous building, it hosted six team handball matches for the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich. It was opened in 1967 and rebuilt and enlarged between 2007 and 2009.

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Coordinates: 48°42′39″N 9°38′53″E / 48.71083°N 9.64806°E / 48.71083; 9.64806