Gros fronton

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Groseko pilotalekuko harmailak, 1942.jpg
Gros fronton in 1942
Full name Frontón Gros
Owner San Sebastián municipality
Capacity 670
Field size 31 m (long); 9.7m (wide)
Broke ground 1937
Opened May 24, 1938
Demolished 1940s

The Gros fronton was a short fronton constructed in 1938 by the San Sebastián Municipality on the Gran Avenida street. The modalities played in the fronton were hand-pelota, paleta and short Xístera.[1] The fronton was demolished in the late 1940s.


1st Hand-Pelota singles championship[edit]

Year Champion Subchampion Score
1940 Atano III Txikito de Iraeta 22-08
1942 Atano III Atano VII 22-05


1st Hand-Pelota doubles championship[edit]

Year Champions Subchampions Score
1941 Onaindia - Urcelay Txikito de Iraeta - Gallastegui 22-18