Cardiff International Sports Stadium
Campws Chwaraeon Rhyngwladol Caerdydd
|Location||Leckwith, Cardiff, Wales|
|Capacity||4,953 (seated: 2,553; standing: 2,400)|
|Surface||Track & Field (Grass)|
|Broke ground||March 2007|
|Opened||19 January 2009|
Cardiff Amateur Athletic Club
Cardiff City F.C.
Canton Liberal F.C.
In July 2015, Cardiff Council let the stadium and its grounds to Cardiff and Vale College, who further sublet the sports facilities to Cardiff City House of Sport. This lease runs for 30 years as a result of which the stadium is no longer open to the public during the day, although evening opening is unaffected.
The original completion date of the main stadium building and floodlighting of the running track was moved back from May 2008 to early September 2008.
The £5.7million project took 46 weeks to build.
Stadium capacity is 4,953; 2,553 seated and 2,400 standing.
The stadium includes a gym, AstroTurf pitches, meeting rooms, and offices.
- Work begins on Leckwith athletic stadium
- Report to the Council, 15 March 2015, Cardiff Council. Retrieved 22 November 2015.
- Cardiff Athletics Stadium Archived June 9, 2011, at the Wayback Machine, Cardiff Council.
- The Leckwith Development Archived June 9, 2011, at the Wayback Machine, Cardiff Council.
- "Supporting sporting Cardiff" (PDF). 2007. Archived from the original (pdf) on August 14, 2011.
- "Jacko back to his roots to open city's new sports arena.", South Wales Echo, 20 January 2009. Retrieved 5 July 2013.
- "Cardiff International Sports Stadium". Cardiff City Council website. Cardiff Council. 2 August 2010. Archived from the original on 19 March 2012. Retrieved 7 November 2010.
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