List of track and field stadiums by capacity

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This is a list of stadiums over 50,000 seats that include facilities for track and field events:

Stadium Capacity City Country Tenant(s) Sport(s)
Rungnado May Day Stadium 150,000[1] Pyongyang  North Korea Korea DPR national football team Association football, athletics, mass games
Azadi Stadium 84,412[2] Tehran  Iran Iran national football team, Persepolis, Esteghlal Association football, athletics
Guangdong Olympic Stadium 80,012[3] Guangzhou  China 2001 National Games of China, 2010 Asian Games Association football, Athletics
Beijing National Stadium 80,000[4] Beijing  China 2008 Summer Olympics, 2015 World Championships in Athletics Athletics, Association football
Shanghai Stadium 80,000 Shanghai  China Shanghai SIPG F.C. Athletics, Association football
Atatürk Olympic Stadium 76,092[5] Istanbul  Turkey Beşiktaş J.K. Association football, athletics
Stade de France 75,000 Saint-Denis  France France national football team, France national rugby union team*,[6] Stade Français*, Racing Métro*, 1998 FIFA World Cup, 2003 World Championships in Athletics, UEFA Euro 2016 Association football, rugby union, rugby league, athletics
Olympiastadion 74,228[7] Berlin  Germany Hertha BSC Berlin, 1936 Summer Olympics, 1974 FIFA World Cup, 2006 FIFA World Cup, 2009 World Championships in Athletics, 2018 European Athletics Championships Association football, athletics
Stadio Olimpico 72,698[8] Rome  Italy A.S. Roma, S.S. Lazio, 1960 Summer Olympics, FIFA World Cup 1990, UEFA Euro 1968, UEFA Euro 1980, UEFA Euro 2020, 1974 European Athletics Championships, 1987 World Championships in Athletics Association football, athletics
Athens Olympic Stadium 71,030[9] Athens  Greece Panathinaikos, AEK Athens, 2004 Summer Olympics, 1982 European Athletics Championships, 1997 World Championships in Athletics Association football, athletics
Olimpiyskiy National Sports Complex 70,050[10] Kyiv  Ukraine FK Dynamo Kyiv, 1980 Summer Olympics football tournament, UEFA EURO 2012, Association football, athletics
Seoul Olympic Stadium 69,950 Seoul  South Korea 1986 Asian Games, 1988 Summer Olympics Athletics, Association football
München Olympiastadion 69,250[11] Munich  Germany 1972 Summer Olympics, FIFA World Cup 1974, UEFA Euro 1988, 2002 European Athletics Championships Athletics
Salt Lake Stadium 68,000[12] Kolkata  India India national football team*, Mohun Bagan AC, East Bengal Club, Mohammedan SC Association football, athletics
National Olympic Stadium 68,000 Tokyo  Japan Japan national football team, Japan national rugby union team, 2020 Summer Olympics Association football, rugby, athletics
Commonwealth Stadium 60,081 Edmonton, Alberta  Canada Edmonton Eskimos, Edmonton Huskies, Edmonton Wildcats Canadian football, 2001 World Championships in Athletics Canadian Football, Association football, rugby union, athletics
Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium 60,000[13] Delhi  India India national football team*, Delhi Dynamos FC, 1982 Asian Games, 2010 Commonwealth Games Association football, athletics
Shenyang Olympic Sports Centre Stadium 60,000 Shenyang  China 2008 Summer Olympics football tournament, 2013 National Games of China Association football, Athletics
Nanjing Olympic Sports Center 60,000 Nanjing  China Jiangsu Sainty F.C., 2005 National Games of China, 2014 Summer Youth Olympics Association football, Athletics
National Sports Stadium 60,000 Harare  Zimbabwe Zimbabwe national football team Association football, athletics
Palaran Stadium 60,000 Samarinda  Indonesia 2008 Pekan Olahraga Nasional Athletics, Association football
Jinan Olympic Sports Center Stadium 60,000 Jinan  China Shandong Luneng Taishan F.C., 2009 National Games of China Association football, Athletics
Hefei Olympic Sports Center Stadium 60,000 Hefei  China local football teams Association football, Athletics
Harbin Sports City Center Stadium 60,000 Harbin  China local football teams Association football, Athletics
Guangxi Sports Center 60,000 Nanning  China local football teams Association football, Athletics
Léopold Sédar Senghor Stadium 60,000 Dakar Senegal Senegal national football team, ASC Jeanne d'Arc Association football, Athletics
London Olympic Stadium 56,000 London  England London 2012 Olympics, 2015 Rugby World Cup, 2017 World Championships in Athletics, West Ham United FC (From 2016/2017 Premier League Season) Athletics, Association Football
Estadi Olímpic Lluís Companys 55,926 Barcelona  Spain 1992 Summer Olympics, 2010 European Athletics Championships Athletics
Boris Paichadze Stadium 54,549 Tbilisi  Georgia FC Dinamo Tbilisi, Georgia national football team, Georgia national rugby union team Association football, rugby union
Franklin Field 52,593 Philadelphia  United States Penn Quakers football, Penn Relays American football, athletics
King Baudouin Stadium 50,024 Brussels  Belgium Belgium national football team, UEFA Euro 2000, 1950 European Athletics Championships, IAAF Diamond League, Association football, athletics
Nagai Stadium 50,000 Osaka  Japan Cerezo Osaka, 1964 Summer Olympics football tournament, 2002 FIFA World Cup, 2007 World Championships in Athletics Association football, athletics
Sultan Mizan Zainal Abidin Stadium 50,000 Kuala Terengganu  Malaysia Terengganu FA* Association football, athletics
Jiangxi Olympic Sports Center 50,000 Nanchang  China local football teams Association football, Athletics
Ernst Happel Stadion 50,000 Vienna Austria Austria Austria national football team, 1938 European Athletics Championships, UEFA EURO 2008, Association football, athletics

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Rungnado May Day Stadium. (1989-05-01). Retrieved on 2011-09-04.
  2. ^ Stadiums in Iran. Retrieved on 2011-09-04.
  3. ^ Chinese Architecture- Guangdong Olympic Stadium. Retrieved on 2011-09-04.
  4. ^ Beijing National Stadium - Introduction Archived 2012-03-03 at the Wayback Machine.. (2003-12-24). Retrieved on 2011-09-04.
  5. ^ Istanbul Ataturk Olympic Stadium Official Website Archived 2012-04-22 at the Wayback Machine.. Retrieved on 2011-09-04.
  6. ^ The France national rugby team plays Test matches at venues throughout the country, but exclusively uses Stade de France for its home matches in the Six Nations Championship.
  7. ^ Wir haben Ihre Weihnachts(t)räume: Olympiastadion Berlin. Retrieved on 2011-09-04.
  8. ^ Brief Guide to Olympic Stadium of Rome | SPOSTARE LA FINALE DA ROMA? NO! GRAZIE. (2009-04-23). Retrieved on 2011-09-04.
  9. ^ Athens Olympic Stadium "Spyros Louis" (OAKA). (1983-11-03). Retrieved on 2011-09-04.
  10. ^ Stadiums in Ukraine.
  11. ^ Olympiapark München :: Olympic Stadium :: Olympiapark München GmbH, Events, Konzerte, Sport, Gesundheit, Wellness, Spaß, Action, Fitness, Tennis, Wassersport, Walking, Kondition, Entspannung, Vereinssport, Musik, Fun, Training, Freizeit, Krafttraining, Muskelaufbautraining, Bodystyling, Lauftreff. Retrieved on 2011-09-04.
  12. ^ Stadium. East Bengal Football Club. Retrieved on 2011-09-04.
  13. ^ Stadiums in India. Retrieved on 2011-09-04.