List of Olympic venues in taekwondo

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Beijing Science and Technology University Gymnasium hosted the taekwondo events for the 2008 Summer Olympics.

For the Summer Olympics, there have been seven venues that have been or be used to host taekwondo.

Games Venue Other sports hosted at venue for those games Capacity Ref.
1988 Seoul Jangchung Gymnasium (demonstration) Judo 7,000 [1]
1992 Barcelona Palau Blaugrana (demonstration) Judo, Roller hockey (demonstration final) 6,400 [2]
2000 Sydney State Sports Centre Table tennis 5,006 [3]
2004 Athens Faliro Sports Pavilion Arena Handball 10,000 [4]
2008 Beijing Beijing Science and Technology University Gymnasium Judo 8,024 [5]
2012 London ExCeL Boxing, Fencing, Judo, Table tennis, Weightlifting, Wrestling Not listed. [6]
2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Training Center – Arena 2 Judo 10,000 [7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 1988 Summer Olympics official report. Volume 1. Part 1. p. 202. Accessed 1 December 2010.
  2. ^ 1992 Summer Olympics official report. Volume 2. pp. 217-20. Accessed 6 December 2010.
  3. ^ 2000 Summer Olympics official report. Volume 1. p. 382. Accessed 16 December 2010.
  4. ^ 2004 Summer Olympics official report. Volume 2. pp. 349, 403. Accessed 24 December 2010.
  5. ^ "Beijing Science and Technology University". Beijing Organizing Committee for the Games of the XXIX Olympiad. Retrieved 2008-08-10. 
  6. ^ London2012.com profile of ExCeL. Accessed 30 December 2010.
  7. ^ "OTC - Hall 2" (PDF), Rio de Janeiro 2016 Candidate File 2, (BOC), February 16, 2009, pp. 40–43, retrieved December 2, 2009.