Alpensia Ski Jumping Stadium

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Alpensia Ski Jumping Stadium
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Location 325, Daegwallyeong-myeon Pyeongchang, South Korea
Coordinates 37°39′42″N 128°40′50″E / 37.66167°N 128.68056°E / 37.66167; 128.68056Coordinates: 37°39′42″N 128°40′50″E / 37.66167°N 128.68056°E / 37.66167; 128.68056
Owner Pyeongchang County
Capacity 13,500
Surface Grass
Opened 2008
Tenants
Gangwon FC (2016–2017)
Large hill
Size
K–point 125 metres (410 ft)
Hill size 142 metres (466 ft)
Hill record 143.5 metres (471 ft)
Japan Ryoyu Kobayashi
(16 February 2018)
Top events
Olympics 2018
World Cup 2017
Normal hill
Size
K–point 98 metres (322 ft)
Hill size 109 metres (358 ft)
Longest jump
(unofficial / fall)
114.5 metres (376 ft)
Slovenia Jure Šinkovec
(FIS Cup; 23 January 2016)
Hill record 113.5 metres (372 ft)
Austria Stefan Kraft
(16 February 2017)
Norway Robert Johansson
(10 February 2018)
Germany Andreas Wellinger
(10 February 2018)
Top events
Olympics 2018
World Cup 2017

Alpensia Ski Jumping Stadium (알펜시아 스키점프 경기장) is a multi-purpose stadium located at Alpensia Resort in Pyeongchang, South Korea. It hosted the ski jumping and the nordic combined events during the 2018 Winter Olympics, and also operates as an association football venue by using its landing area as the pitch.[1]

History[edit]

The stadium hosted the ski jumping and the nordic combined events at the 2018 Winter Olympics.[2] The stadium holds a maximum of 13,500 spectators, and was built in 2008; for the Olympics, the capacity was reduced to 8,500 seats.[3]

Ski jumping events[edit]

Men[edit]

Date Hillsize Competition Winner Second Third
(night) 15 February 2017   HS140 WC Austria Stefan Kraft Germany Andreas Wellinger Poland Kamil Stoch
(night) 16 February 2017   HS109 WC Poland Maciej Kot Austria Stefan Kraft Germany Andreas Wellinger
(night) 10 February 2018   HS109 WOG-I Germany Andreas Wellinger Norway Johann André Forfang Norway Robert Johansson
(night) 17 February 2018   HS142 WOG-I Poland Kamil Stoch Germany Andreas Wellinger Norway Robert Johansson
(night) 19 February 2018   HS142 WOG-T  Norway
Daniel-André Tande
Andreas Stjernen
Johann André Forfang
Robert Johansson
 Germany
Karl Geiger
Stephan Leyhe
Richard Freitag
Andreas Wellinger
 Poland
Maciej Kot
Stefan Hula
Dawid Kubacki
Kamil Stoch

Ladies[edit]

Date Hillsize Competition Winner Second Third
(night) 15 February 2017   HS109 WC Japan Yūki Itō Japan Sara Takanashi Slovenia Ema Klinec
16 February 2017   HS109 WC Japan Sara Takanashi Japan Yūki Itō Norway Maren Lundby
(night) 12 February 2018   HS109 WOG-I Norway Maren Lundby Germany Katharina Althaus Japan Sara Takanashi

References[edit]

  1. ^ Price, Steve (2017-04-20). "What is the last thing a football club needs? A stadium with ski jumps". The Guardian. ISSN 0261-3077. Retrieved 2017-08-01. 
  2. ^ "PyeongChang 2018: Alpensia resort and water park complete and full for summer season". sportsfeatures.com. Archived from the original on 12 March 2012. Retrieved 30 July 2010. 
  3. ^ "Alpensia Ski Jumping Centre". pyeongchang2018.com. Retrieved 8 December 2017. 

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