Nevin Yanıt Athletics Complex

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Nevin Yanıt Athletics Complex
Nevin Yanıt Atletizm Kompleksi
Nevin Yanıt Athletics Complex, Mersin, Turkey.JPG
Location Mersin, Turkey
Coordinates 36°47′18″N 34°33′01″E / 36.78833°N 34.55028°E / 36.78833; 34.55028Coordinates: 36°47′18″N 34°33′01″E / 36.78833°N 34.55028°E / 36.78833; 34.55028
Opened 2010
Expanded 2013
Capacity 4,500
Nevit Yanıt Athletics Complex.jpg

The Nevin Yanıt Athletics Complex (Turkish: Nevin Yanıt Atletizm Kompleksi) also known as Nevin Yanıt Athletics Facility (Turkish: Nevin Yanıt Atletizm Tesisler) is a sports venue for athletics competitions in track and field located in Mersin, Turkey.[1]

Description[edit]

The stadium, situated at Kocavilayet neighborhood of Mersin, was built in 2010,[2] and renamed in February 2011 in honor of the European champion hurdler Nevin Yanıt (born 1986), a native of Mersin.[3][4] It has a seating capacity of 4,500.[5]

The complex hosted the athletics and paralympic athletics events of the 2013 Mediterranean Games.[1]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Nevin Yanıt Atletizm Kompleksi" (in Turkish). 2013 Mersin XVII Akdeniz Oyunlatı. Retrieved 2013-05-15. 
  2. ^ "Nevin Yanıt Atletizm Kompleksi" (in Turkish). Mersin Gençlik Hizmetleri ve Spor İl Müdürlüğü. Retrieved 2013-05-15. 
  3. ^ Ercan, Mustafa (2011-02-24). "Nevin Yanıt Atletizm Kompleksi açıldı". Hürriyet (in Turkish). Retrieved 2013-05-15. 
  4. ^ "Nevin Yanıt’a büyük onur" (in Turkish). Fenerbahçe Spor Hulübü. Retrieved 2013-05-15. 
  5. ^ "2013 Akdeniz Oyunlarının Oynanacağı Tesisler-Nevin Yanıt Atletizm Kompleksi" (in Turkish). XVII Akdeniz Oyunları. Retrieved 2013-05-15.