Venues of the 2018 Winter Olympics and Paralympics

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2018 Olympic venues

The compactness of the venues of the 2018 Winter Olympics and Paralympics in Pyeongchang has been one of the winning arguments of the bid. The Games are gathered around two main venues, the mountain resort of Alpensia for the outdoor sports (Nordic and alpine skiing, bobsled...) and the coastal city of Gangneung for the indoor sports (figure skating, hockey, curling...). In addition there are two mountain stand alone venues.

The Games will have a total of 13 competition venues – six of which will be new. The speed skating rink construction having started in October 2014, all of the new venues are now under construction.

Pyeongchang Mountain cluster[edit]

Alpensia Sports Park[edit]

The Alpensia Resort in Daegwallyeong-myeon will be the focus of the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics.[1][2]

Stand-alone venues[edit]

Gangneung Coastal cluster[edit]

The coastal cluster is located in the city of Gangneung. The Gangneung Olympic Park will include the following four venues:

In addition, a standalone venue is located on the grounds of Kwandong University:


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  2. ^ "Pyeongchang2018 Volume 2 (Sport and Venues)" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-08-08. 
  3. ^ a b "Pyeongchang 2018 move venue for Opening and Closing Ceremonies | Winter Olympics 2018". 2012-07-06. Retrieved 2012-08-08.