List of Summer Olympics venues: L

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Lake Sagami in 2007. The lake hosted the canoeing events for the 1964 Summer Olympics in Tokyo.
Livorno Ardenza Stadium hosted some of the football matches for the 1960 Summer Olympics in Rome.

For the Summer Olympics, there were a total of 45 venues that started with the letter 'L'.

Venue Games Sports Capacity Ref.
La Romareda 1992 Barcelona Football 43,000 [1]
Laakso 1952 Helsinki Equestrian (eventing - riding) 12,500 [2]
Lagoa Rodrigo de Freitas 2016 Rio de Janeiro Canoeing (sprint), Rowing 14,000 [3]
Lahti 1952 Helsinki Football 82,000 [4]
Lake Albano 1960 Rome Canoeing, Rowing 10,000 [5]
Lake Casitas 1984 Los Angeles Canoeing, Rowing 4,680 [6]
Lake Lanier 1996 Atlanta Canoeing (sprint), Rowing 17,300 [7][8]
Lake Sagami 1964 Tokyo Canoeing 1,500 [9][10]
Lake Wendouree 1956 Melbourne Canoeing, Rowing 14,300 [11]
Lansdowne Park 1976 Montreal Football 30,000 [12]
Laoshan Bicycle Moto Cross (BMX) Venue 2008 Beijing Cycling (BMX) 4,000 [13]
Laoshan Mountain Bike Course 2008 Beijing Cycling (Mountain Bike) 2,000 [14]
Laoshan Velodrome 2008 Beijing Cycling (track) 6,000 [15]
L'Aquila Communal Stadium 1960 Rome Football 9,285 [16]
Lazio Pigeon Shooting Stand 1960 Rome Shooting (shotgun trap) 2,000 [17][18]
Le Havre 1900 Paris Sailing Not listed. [19]
Le Havre 1924 Paris Sailing 541 [20]
Le Stade Olympique Reims 1924 Paris Shooting (trap shooting, running target) 420 [21]
Le Stand de Tir de Versailles 1924 Paris Modern pentathlon (shooting), Shooting (25 m rapid fire pistol, running deer) 82 [22]
Lee Valley White Water Centre 2012 London Canoeing (slalom) 12,000 maximum [23]
Legion Field 1996 Atlanta Football 81,700 [7]
L'Hospitalet de Llobrecht Baseball Stadium 1992 Barcelona Baseball (final) 7,000 [24]
Liljeholmen 1912 Stockholm Cycling, Equestrian Not listed. [25]
Lill-Jansskogen 1956 Stockholm Equestrian (eventing) Not listed. [26]
Lindarängen 1912 Stockholm Equestrian (eventing steeplechase) Not listed. [27]
Liuskasaari 1952 Helsinki Sailing 19,000 [28]
Livorno Ardenza Stadium 1960 Rome Football 19,238 [29]
London Velodrome 2012 London Cycling (track) 6,000 [30]
Long Beach Arena 1984 Los Angeles Volleyball 12,000 [31]
Long Beach Convention Center 1984 Los Angeles Fencing 2,500 [31]
Long Beach Marine Stadium 1932 Los Angeles Rowing 17,000 [32]
Long Beach Shoreline Marina 1984 Los Angeles Sailing Not listed. [33]
Lord's Cricket Ground 2012 London Archery 6,500 (temporary) [34]
Los Angeles Avenue 1932 Los Angeles Cycling (road) Not listed. [35]
Los Angeles Harbor 1932 Los Angeles Sailing Not listed. [36]
Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum 1984 Los Angeles Athletics, Ceremonies (opening/ closing) 92,516 [37]
Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena 1984 Los Angeles Boxing 15,700 [38]
Los Angeles Police Pistol Range 1932 Los Angeles Modern pentathlon (shooting) Shooting Not listed. [39]
Lyons' Sports Club 1948 London Field hockey Not listed. [40]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 1992 Summer Olympics official report. Volume 2. pp. 331-3. Accessed 6 December 2010.
  2. ^ 1952 Summer Olympics official report. p. 58. Accessed 21 October 2010.
  3. ^ "Lagoa Rodrigo de Freitas", Rio de Janeiro 2016 Candidate File (PDF) 2, (BOC), February 16, 2009, pp. 70–73, retrieved December 2, 2009. 
  4. ^ 1952 Summer Olympics official report. pp. 62–3. Accessed 21 October 2010.
  5. ^ 1960 Summer Olympics official report. Volume 1. pp. 82-3. Accessed 28 October 2010.
  6. ^ 1984 Summer Olympics official report. Volume 1. Part 1. pp. 108-12. Accessed 24 November 2010.
  7. ^ a b 1996 Summer Olympics official report. Volume 1. p. 541. Accessed 9 December 2010.
  8. ^ 1996 Summer Olympics official report. Volume 3. pp. 452, 460. Accessed 9 December 2010.
  9. ^ 1964 Summer Olympics official report. Volume 1. Part 1. p. 115. Accessed 31 October 2010.
  10. ^ 1964 Summer Olympics official report Volume 1, Part 1. p. 131. Accessed 31 October 2010.
  11. ^ 1956 Summer Olympics official report. p. 42. Accessed 25 October 2010.
  12. ^ 1976 Summer Olympics official report. Volume 2. pp. 230-3. Accessed 14 November 2010.
  13. ^ "Laoshan Bicycle Motocross (BMX) Venue". Beijing Organizing Committee for the Games of the XXIX Olympiad. Retrieved 2008-08-10. 
  14. ^ "Laoshan Mountain Bike Course". Beijing Organizing Committee for the Games of the XXIX Olympiad. Retrieved 2008-08-10. 
  15. ^ "Laoshan Velodrome". Beijing Organizing Committee for the Games of the XXIX Olympiad. Retrieved 2008-08-10. 
  16. ^ 1960 Summer Olympics official report. Volume 1. pp. 85-6. Accessed 28 October 2010.
  17. ^ 1960 Summer Olympics official report. Volume 1. pp. 66-7. Accessed 28 October 2010.
  18. ^ 1960 Summer Olympics official report. Volume 2. Part 2. p. 932. Accessed 28 October 2010.
  19. ^ 1900 Summer Olympics official report. p. 16. Accessed 14 November 2010. (French)
  20. ^ 1924 Olympics official report. pp. 584, 587. (French)
  21. ^ 1924 Olympics official report. pp. 563-5, 568. (French)
  22. ^ 1924 Olympics official report. pp. 489, 548-9.
  23. ^ London2012.com profile of Lee Valley White Water Centre. Accessed 30 December 2010.
  24. ^ 1992 Summer Olympics official report. Volume 2. pp. 311-6. Accessed 6 December 2010.
  25. ^ 1912 Summer Olympics official report. pp. 439, 584. Accessed 5 October 2010.
  26. ^ 1956 Summer Olympics equestrian official report. p. 96. Accessed 25 October 2010.
  27. ^ 1912 Summer Olympics official report. p. 605. Accessed 5 October 2010.
  28. ^ 1952 Summer Olympics official report. p. 58. Accessed 21 October 2010
  29. ^ 1960 Summer Olympics official report. Volume 1. pp. 85-6. Accessed 28 October 2010.
  30. ^ London2012.com profile of the London Velodrome. Accessed 30 December 2010.
  31. ^ a b 1984 Summer Olympics official report. Volume 1. Part 1. pp. 123-8. Accessed 24 November 2010.
  32. ^ 1932 Summer Olympics official report. pp. 70-73.
  33. ^ 1984 Summer Olympics official report. Volume 1. Part 1. pp. 156-60. Accessed 24 November 2010.
  34. ^ London2012.com profile of Hyde Park. Accessed 30 December 2010.
  35. ^ 1932 Summer Olympics official report. p. 87.
  36. ^ 1932 Summer Olympics official report. pp. 76, 78, 585.
  37. ^ 1984 Summer Olympics official report. Volume 1. Part 1. pp. 72-9. Accessed 24 November 2010.
  38. ^ 1984 Summer Olympics official report. Volume 1. Part 1. pp. 105-7. Accessed 24 November 2010.
  39. ^ 1932 Summer Olympics official report. p. 74.
  40. ^ 1948 Summer Olympics official report. p. 46. Accessed 19 October 2010.