Las Mestas Sports Complex
|Las Mestas Sports Complex|
|Owner||Gijón City Hall|
|Field dimensions||135×78 m|
Las Mestas Sports Complex is a multipurpose sports complex in Gijón, Asturias (Spain), used mainly as an equestrian facility for show jumping. It is also used as a velodrome, with its 428 m long track, and as a rugby and american football stadium.
It was inaugurated in 1942 and renovated in 2005. Las Mestas has a capacity of 10,000 people, 3,000 of them seated.
- CSI Gijón, Spain's Official Show Jumping Horse Show, part of the FEI Nations Cup Promotional League.
- Home field of the Gijon Mariners (american football).
- 1993 European Show Jumping Championships.
- 1999 Samsung Nations Cup World Final.
- 2006 LNFA Bowl
- 2007 Copa del Rey de Rugby final.
- 2008 Inline speed skating World Cup.
- 2011 ITU Duathlon World Championships
International rugby union games held
|14 February 2010||Spain||5 – 10||England A||Women's friendly game|
|23 February 2013||Spain||29 – 19||Nomads||Women's friendly game|
|23 February 2013||Spain||15 – 25||Romania||2012–14 ENC First Division|
|Try: Lionel Pardo (46'),
César Sempere (78')
Con: Corey Simpsons (46')
Pen: Corey Simpsons (19')
|Team Sheet||Try: Cătălin Fercu (22')
Con: Florin Vlaicu (22')
Pen: Florin Vlaicu 6 (6', 12', 17', 29', 49', 67')
Cards: Mihai Macovei
Referee: Giuseppe Vivarini