Gangneung Hockey Centre

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Gangneung Hockey Centre
Location Gangneung, South Korea
Coordinates 37°46′34″N 128°54′05″E / 37.7761972°N 128.901272°E / 37.7761972; 128.901272Coordinates: 37°46′34″N 128°54′05″E / 37.7761972°N 128.901272°E / 37.7761972; 128.901272
Capacity 10,000[1]
Construction cost 108 billion won[2]

Gangneung Hockey Centre (Korean: 강릉 아이스하키I 경기장) is an indoor arena currently under construction in the coastal city of Gangneung, South Korea. The arena will be one of the two venues for the ice hockey events at the 2018 Winter Olympics, serving as the main venue for the men's tournament and medal matches. It will also host the ice sledge hockey competition during the 2018 Winter Paralympics.

The cost of construction for the venue is 108 billion won.[2] Construction started in July 2014 and is expected to be completed by November 2016.[1]


  1. ^ a b "Pyeongchang 2018 Olympic Winter Olympics: Venues - Ice Sports". Pyeongchang 2018. Retrieved 4 February 2015. 
  2. ^ a b Nam, Hyun-woo (20 January 2015). "PyeongChang lacks vision for hockey". The Korea Times. Retrieved 4 February 2015.