ZNU Commences Building HandballArenafor Asian Games

Post Time: 2020-01-20


  On the morning of December 30, the groundbreaking ceremony for the 19thAsian Games Handball Arena was held at the Xiaoshan Campus of Zhejiang Normal University(ZNU).

  This handball arena is only one of the 12 new venues built in a university forthe Asian Games. Located at the southwest corner of the Xiaoshan campus ofZNU, the arena occupies a total area of about 33,668 m2, with a surface of about 17,000m2.Able to accommodate2300 spectators, the handball arena comprises a main competition hall and a warm-up hall,and it will be used as the venue for the handball games of the Asian Games. After the Asian Games, it will be converted into a comprehensive stadium for the university’s physicaleducation classes.According to the plan, the handball arenawill be completed in July 2021.

  It is also reported that the football gamesof the Asian Gameswill be held at the main campus of ZNU in Jinhua. (By Zhu Hui, translated by Shen Yingying, edited byMariam Ayad)

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