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Last Updated: Friday, 16 January, 2004, 13:59 GMT
Proposed London Olympic venues
The main venues London would use if it wins the race to host the 2012 Olympics.

The Olympic Zone Beach Volleyball - Horses Guard Parade Excel Centre Multi Sports Gymnastics - The Dome Archery - Lords Baseball - Regents Park Tennis - Wimbledon Shooting - Bisley Triathlon - Hyde Park Football - Wembley

New venues in an Olympic Park in east London

  • Olympic Park stadium (athletics, opening/closing ceremonies)
  • Olympic Park aquatic centre (swimming, diving, synchronised swimming, water polo finals)
  • Olympic Park velodrome (track cycling)
  • Olympic Park BMX track (BMX cycling)
  • Olympic Park hockey complex( hockey)
  • Olympic Park multi-sport complex (basketball, handball, volleyball, modern pentathlon events)
  • Greenwich Peninsula hall 1 & 2 (badminton, gymnastics; table tennis)
  • Broxbourne (canoe slalom)
  • Olympic Park tennis complex (Olympic training venue and Paralympic competition venue)


    Existing venues

  • Wembley Stadium (football finals)
  • Wimbledon (tennis)
  • Lord's (archery)
  • Horse Guards Parade (beach volleyball)
  • Hyde Park (triathlon; road cycling)
  • Regent's Park (baseball; softball)
  • Greenwich Park (equestrian; modern pentathlon)
  • ExCel exhibition centre (boxing, judo, taekwondo, weightlifting, wrestling)
  • The Dome (gymnastics - artistic/trampolining; basketball finals)
  • University of East London (water polo)
  • Royal Artillery Barracks, Woolwich (shooting)
  • Eton Dorney rowing centre (rowing and flatwater canoe/kayak events)
  • Weald Country Park, Essex (mountain biking)
  • Weymouth-Portland (sailing)


    Venues for men's and women's football

  • Hampden Park, Glasgow
  • Millennium Stadium, Cardiff
  • Old Trafford, Manchester
  • St James's Park, Newcastle
  • Villa Park, Birmingham
  • Windsor Park, Belfast



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