Shenzhen Longgang Sports Center

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Shenzhen Longgang Sports Center
LocationLonggang District, Shenzhen, Guangdong, China
Chinese name
Simplified Chinese深圳龙岗体育中心
Traditional Chinese深圳龍崗體育中心
Hanyu PinyinShēnzhèn Lónggǎng Tǐyù Zhōngxīn

The Shenzhen Longgang Sports Center is a multifunctional sports facility in Longgang District, Shenzhen, China. The sports center consists of mainly an international tennis center and an international cycling velo-drome. The international tennis center is the venue for the ATP Shenzhen Open and WTA Shenzhen Open.

The Longgang District Works Department remodeled the sports center's basketball, badminton, and tennis facilities from January to March 2011 in preparation for the 2011 Summer Universiade, for events not hosted at the nearby Shenzhen Universiade Sports Centre. The newly-remodeled basketball arena occupied a plot area of 6,916.7 square metres (74,451 sq ft) and had a capacity of 1,850. The tennis center occupied a plot area of 7,915.6 square metres (85,203 sq ft), and its main court had a capacity of 4,150.[1] Eleven additional tennis courts were newly constructed for use as practice venues or for semi-finals matches. The basketball and badminton courts were used as practice facilities for Universiade athletes, while the tennis courts were used both as practice facilities and as the venue for the actual competition.[2]

The center provides no-fee entry for use of the sports facilities.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "龙岗体育中心综合馆配套设施基本完工" [Work basically complete on Longgang Sports Center multifunction building facilities]. Longgang District Government. 6 April 2011. Retrieved 1 October 2018.
  2. ^ "2011深圳大运会场馆:龙岗区体育中心网球场" [2011 Shenzhen Universiade venues: Longgang Sports Center tennis court]. Sohu News. 7 July 2011. Retrieved 1 October 2018.
  3. ^ "龙岗区体育中心免费开放时间延长" [Longgang District Sports Center extends free opening hours]. Southern Metropolis Daily. 11 January 2018. Retrieved 1 October 2018 – via news.163.com.

Coordinates: 22°41′10″N 114°11′58″E / 22.68611°N 114.19944°E / 22.68611; 114.19944