Holland Heineken House

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The Holland Heineken House is a temporary meeting place for supporters, athletes and other followers at the Summer Olympics and Winter Olympics. There has been a Holland Heineken House at all the Olympic Games since 1992 in Barcelona, organized by Heineken and NOC*NSF.[1]

The name Holland Heineken House has been chosen due to the alliteration and for the international appearance, despite the incorrect naming of the country involved. It was made with the purpose to have a place for the Dutch athletes to meet and greet and was expanded to a meeting place for supporters and became the basis for NOC*NSF, companies and the media.


Year Olympic City Summer/Winter Location Ref.
1992 Barcelona Summer A tent at the Port of Barcelona [1]
1994 Lillehammer Winter
1996 Atlanta Summer Fourth level of a hotel [1]
1998 Nagano Winter
2000 Sydney Summer On the quay of the Australian National Maritime Museum [1]
2002 Salt Lake City Winter Clubhouse of the West Ridge Golf Course [1]
2004 Athens Summer
2006 Turin Winter Sports complex of the University of Turin [1]
2008 Beijing Summer
2010 Vancouver Winter Minoru Arenas [2]
2012 (details) London Summer Alexandra Palace [3]
2014 Sochi Winter Azimut Hotel Resort [4]


  1. ^ a b c d e f "De evolutie van het Holland Heineken House". perspagina.nl. 1 November 2010. Retrieved 3 May 2013. 
  2. ^ "Holland Heineken House 2010". vancouveraccess2010.com. 16 January 2010. Retrieved 3 May 2013. 
  3. ^ "Meer dan honderdduizend bezoekers Holland Heineken House". nusport.nl. 12 August 2012. Retrieved 3 May 2013. 
  4. ^ "Holland Heineken House dichter bij olympiërs dan ooit" (in Dutch). nusport.nl. 13 January 2014. Retrieved 24 January 2014. 

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