every venue hosting this year’s Games


Hosting: Swimming, inventive swimming, diving
Capability: 15,000
The final of the eight newly constructed venues to be accomplished, in February 2020, the venue consists of the competitors pool, a sub-pool (used for warm-ups) and a diving pool. Situated within the Tatsumi-no-Mori Seaside Park, it’s inside strolling distance of the outdated religious dwelling of Japanese swimming, the Tatsumi Worldwide Swimming Heart.

The size and width of the state-of-the-art primary pool are adjustable, the water temperature is maintained by an environmentally pleasant geothermal heating gadget, and the design of the ceiling is impressed by origami, the Japanese papercraft.

Tatsumi Water Polo Centre

Hosting: Water polo
Capability: 4,700
This iconic venue was designed in 1990 to function the principle facility for swimming and different water sports activities within the Tokyo space. Will host water polo in 2020.

Sapporo Odori Park

Hosting: Athletics (marathon, race strolling)
The marathon and race strolling occasions will happen in Sapporo, 800 kilometres away from the Japanese capital, due to fears over excessive warmth. Situated within the centre of Sapporo Metropolis, the park is roughly 1.5km lengthy. The Sapporo TV Tower, Sapporo Station and the Sapporo Campus of Hokkaido College are among the many landmarks which shall be handed alongside the deliberate course.

Makuhari Messe Corridor

Hosting: Wrestling, taekwondo, fencing
Capability: 10,000, 10,000, 8,000
Situated on the east of the Tokyo Bay Zone, this large-scale conference centre spans some 210,000 sq. metres and consists of three main zones – the Worldwide Exhibition Corridor, the Worldwide Convention Corridor, and the Makuhari Occasion Corridor.

Tsurigasaki Browsing Seaside

Hosting: Browsing
Capability: 6,000
Situated about 40 miles east of Tokyo within the city of Ichinomiya, Chiba Prefecture, the situation has been chosen for its consistency in surf circumstances. It’s the coaching floor for many of Japan’s prime professionals and will supply among the Games’ most scenic moments.

Saitama Tremendous Enviornment

Hosting: Basketball
Capability: 21,000
Situated in Saitama Metropolis, the world is considered one of Japan’s largest multipurpose venues, hosting sporting competitions, concert events, conferences and lots of different occasions. Opened in 2000, it encompasses a moving-block system which can be utilized to tailor the world area in line with the size of particular person occasions and particular occasion requirement. Step by step turning into often called one of many ‘sacred grounds’ of basketball within the nation.

Asaka Capturing Vary

Hosting: Capturing 
Capability: 3,000
After hosting the taking pictures competitions on the Tokyo 1964 Games, motion returns once more in 2020, albeit with an Olympic-standard non permanent facility. Situated round 30km from the Nationwide Stadium, the venue usually serves as the bottom for Japan’s Army Parade and the Japan Floor Self-Defence Power and is additionally the headquarters of the Japanese Military.

Kasumigaseki Nation Membership

Hosting: Golf
Capability: 25,000
Extending out throughout the verdant Musashino Hills and positioned in Kawagoe Metropolis, Saitama Prefecture, the membership has a historical past spanning over 80 years. It is considered one of Japan’s oldest and most revered golf golf equipment. Due to the intense warmth in late July and early August gamers ought to anticipate barely slower inexperienced speeds together with thick Zoysia grass tough on the par-71 course. 

Enoshima Yacht Harbour

Hosting: Crusing
Capability: 3,600
Situated in Fujisawa Metropolis, Kanagawa Prefecture, the harbour was constructed to be used on the 1964 Games, making it yet one more 1964 Olympic legacy venue. The venue is Japan’s first ever harbour able to hosting water sport competitions.

Izu Velodrome

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