The custom built Emirates Arena is one of the largest facilities of its kind in Europe and will provide a dramatic setting for the Badminton competition. The Arena has a 200 metre, 6 lane athletics track which is hydraulically operated to allow for other events, such as badminton, to be held.
The complex includes new fitness and health suites, external multi-court areas and seating for up to 5,000 spectators. The arena is also a national training centre for athletics, basketball, netball, track cycling and volleyball.
- This Emirates Arena will host the badminton competitions between 24 July - 3 August.
Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome
The 250 m track, designed by one of the foremost track designers Ralph Shuermann, will play host to one of Scotland’s most high-octane sports. Named for Sir Chris Hoy, Team GB's most successful Olympic gold-medallist and Scottish Commonwealth Games champion, the track itself sure to cement his legacy; both during the Games and as the future home of Scottish cycling.
The Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome has capacity for 2,000 seats and 500 standing spectators, which will be increased to 4,000 seats at Games time.
- This venue will host the track cycling events between 24 - 27 July.