NEW SAINT PETERSBURG SPORTS ARENA TO HOST WORLD COMBAT GAMES 2013

14.05.2013

ŤSpartakť Arena in Saint Petersburg will is set to be ready for the beginning of the World Combat Games 2013

The construction of the newest sports facility in Saint Petersburg started in 2010 and is now close to completion. According to the schedule in May the remaining work will deal with the facade, internal engineering networks, heating, and lighting. The representatives of the International Sports Federations, who have carried out the inspection visit to ŤSpartakť, were pleased with the construction tempo

The arena are going to host competitions of four martial arts in the frame of the World Combat Games 2013 - Taekwondo, Sambo, Karate and Wushu.

Before the start of the main event in October there are two test competitions planned in late August - September: traditional V. Kondrashin and A.Belov Basketball Cup and one martial arts tournament to be announced at a later date.