List of Winter Olympics venues: M

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McMahon Stadium hosted the opening and closing ceremonies for the 1988 Winter Olympics in Calgary.
Mt. Van Hoevenberg Olympic Bobsled Run in 2005. The track (shown on the right) hosted the bobsleigh competitions for the 1932 Winter Olympics in Lake Placid. Forty-eight years later, two tracks were used with one for bobsleigh and another for luge.

For the Winter Olympics, there are 27 venues starting with the letter 'M'. This is the most among all Winter Olympic venues listed alphabetically.

Venue Games Sports Capacity Ref.
M-Wave 1998 Nagano Speed skating 10,000 [1]
Makomanai Biathlon site 1972 Sapporo Biathlon Not listed. [2]
Makomanai Cross-country site 1972 Sapporo Cross-country skiing, Nordic combined (cross-country skiing) Not listed. [2]
Makomanai Ice Arena 1972 Sapporo Figure skating (final), Ice hockey (final), Closing ceremonies 2,700 [3]
Makomanai Speed Skating Rink 1972 Sapporo Opening ceremonies, Speed skating 50,000 [4]
Maly Ice Palace 2014 Sochi Ice hockey 7,000 [5]
Marienlyst stadion 1952 Oslo Ice hockey Not listed [6]
Max Bell Arena 1988 Calgary Curling (demonstration), Short track speed skating (demonstration) 3,200 [7]
McKinney Creek Stadium 1960 Squaw Valley Biathlon, Cross-country skiing, Nordic combined (cross-country skiing) 1,000 [8]
McMahon Stadium 1988 Calgary Ceremonies (opening/closing) 38,205 [9]
Méribel 1992 Albertville Alpine skiing (women) 3,000 [10]
Méribel Ice Palace 1992 Albertville Ice hockey 6,420 [10]
Messehalle 1964 Innsbruck Ice hockey 5,544 [11]
Messehalle 1976 Innsbruck Ice hockey Not listed. [12]
Mikaho Indoor Skating Rink 1972 Sapporo Figure skating 12,000 [13]
Minami Nagano Sports Park 1998 Nagano Ceremonies (opening/ closing) 50,000 [14]
Miyanomori Jumping Hill 1972 Sapporo Nordic combined (ski jumping), Ski jumping (normal hill) Not listed. [15]
Mount Eniwa Downhill Course 1972 Sapporo Alpine skiing (downhill) Not listed. [16]
Mount Faloria 1956 Cortina d'Ampezzo Alpine skiing (giant slalom) 7,920 (men) [17]
Mount Higashidate 1998 Nagano Alpine skiing (giant slalom) 20,000 [18]
Mt. Teine Alpine Skiing courses 1972 Sapporo Alpine skiing (slalom, giant slalom) Not listed. [19]
Mt. Teine Bobsleigh Course 1972 Sapporo Bobsleigh Not listed. [19]
Mt. Teine Luge Course 1972 Sapporo Luge Not listed. [19]
Mount Tofana 1956 Cortina d'Ampezzo Alpine skiing (downhill, slalom) 12,080 (men's slalom) [17]
Mt. Van Hoevenberg Bob-Run 1932 Lake Placid Bobsleigh 12500 [20]
Mt. Van Hoevenberg Bob and Luge Run 1980 Lake Placid Bobsleigh, Luge (Separate tracks) 11,000 (bobsleigh) [21]
Mount Yakebitai 1998 Nagano Alpine skiing (slalom), Snowboarding (giant slalom) 20,000 [22]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 1998 Winter Olympics official report. Volume 2. pp. 212-4. Accessed 12 December 2010.
  2. ^ a b 1972 Winter Olympics official report. pp. 253-64. Accessed 6 November 2010. (English) & (French)
  3. ^ 1972 Winter Olympics official report. pp. 256-8. Accessed 6 November 2010. (English) & (French)
  4. ^ 1972 Winter Olympics official report. pp. 253-5. Accessed 6 November 2010. (English) & (French)
  5. ^ Sochi2014.com profile of the Maly Ice Palace. Accessed 31 December 2010.
  6. ^ 1952 Winter Olympics official report. pp. 31-2.
  7. ^ 1988 Winter Olympics official report. Part 1. pp. 165-6. Accessed 29 November 2010. (English) & (French)
  8. ^ 1960 Winter Olympics official report. pp. 109-10, 115. Accessed 27 October 2010.
  9. ^ 1988 Winter Olympics official report. Part 1. pp. 166-73. Accessed 29 November 2010. (English) & (French)
  10. ^ a b 1992 Winter Olympics official report. pp. 106-9. Accessed 5 December 2010. (English) & (French)
  11. ^ 1964 Winter Olympics official report. pp. 46, 66-7. Accessed 30 October 2010. (German)
  12. ^ 1976 Winter Olympics official report. pp. 206-8. Accessed 10 November 2010. (English), (French), & (German)
  13. ^ 1972 Winter Olympics official report. pp. 285-7. Accessed 6 November 2010. (English) & (French)
  14. ^ 1998 Winter Olympics official report. Volume 2. p. 128. Accessed 12 December 2010.
  15. ^ 1972 Winter Olympics official report. pp. 268-70. Accessed 6 November 2010. (English) & (French)
  16. ^ 1972 Winter Olympics official report. pp. 281-4. Accessed 6 November 2010. (English) & (French)
  17. ^ a b The Official Report of the Organising Committee of the VIIth Winter Olympic Games 1956 at Cortina. (1956) CONI. pp. 165-79, 191. Accessed 24 October 2010. (English) & (Italian)
  18. ^ 1998 Winter Olympics official report. Volume 2. pp. 191-3. Accessed 12 December 2010.
  19. ^ a b c 1972 Olympic Winter Games official report. pp. 129, 252, 273-80. Accessed 6 November 2010. (English) & (French)
  20. ^ 1932 Winter Olympic Games official report. pp. 30, 39-41, 50-1, 141, 157-66. Accessed 12 October 2010.
  21. ^ 1980 Winter Olympic Games official report - Volume 1. pp. 57-66. Accessed 16 November 2010. (English) & (French)
  22. ^ 1998 Winter Olympics official report. Volume 2. pp. 194-7. Accessed 12 December 2010.