The indoor arena of the Olympic Sports Center Gymnasium.
Olympic Sports Center Gymnasium ( simplified Chinese: 奥体中心体育馆; traditional Chinese: 奧體中心體育館; pinyin: ) is an indoor arena next to the Ào Tǐ Zhōngxīn Tǐyùguǎn Olympic Sports Centre Stadium at the southern part of the Olympic Green in Beijing, China.
It was reformed for the
2008 Summer Olympics where it hosted the handball tournaments up to and including the quarter-finals, after which they will move to the larger Beijing National Indoor Stadium.
It has a seating capacity of 7,000 expanded from the original 6,000 and a floor space of 47,410 square metres from the current 43,000. Three handball training courts were put to use in 2008. The renovation was complete in August 2007.
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BSV 92 Field & Stadium, Olympic Stadium (final), Police Stadium
Böblingen Sportshalle, Donauhalle Ulm, Hohenstaufenhalle Göppingen, Olympiahalle (final), Sporthalle Augsburg
Complexe sportif Claude-Robillard, Montreal Forum (final), Pavillion de l'éducation physique et des sports de l'Université Laval
Dynamo Palace of Sports, Sokolniki Sports Palace (final)
Palau D'Esports de Granollers, Palau Sant Jordi (final)
Georgia Dome (men's final), Georgia World Congress Center
The Dome and Exhibition Complex
Faliro Sports Pavilion Arena, Hellinikon Indoor Arena (final)
Beijing National Indoor Stadium (final), Olympic Sports Center Gymnasium
Basketball Arena (medal round), Copper Box
Olympic Training Center – Arena 4
Coordinates: 39°59′5″N 116°23′36″E / 39.98472°N 116.39333°E