Commonwealth Arena and Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome

The Commonwealth Arena and Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome, kent for sponsorship reasons as the Emirates Arena,[2] is an induir arena an velodrome in Parkheid, Glesga, Scotland.[1]

Emirates Arena
Commonwealth Arena and Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome
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Emirates Arena
LocationParkheid, Glesga
Coordinates55°50′50″N 4°12′28.95″W / 55.84722°N 4.2080417°W / 55.84722; -4.2080417Coordinates: 55°50′50″N 4°12′28.95″W / 55.84722°N 4.2080417°W / 55.84722; -4.2080417
AwnerCeety o Glesga
Capacity6,500 (Basketbaw)
5,000 (Arena)[1]
2,000 (Velodrome)[1]
Brak grund2009
Appent6 October 2012
Construction cost£113m [2]
Airchitect3D Reid; Ralph Schürmann, Germany (track)
General contractorSir Robert McAlpine
2014 Commonweel Gemmes
Glasgow Rocks
2012–13 UCI Track Cyclin Warld Cup, Roond 2


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 "National Indoor Sports Arena". Robert McAlpine. 2011. Retrieved 10 August 2011. Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; name "RobertMcAlpine" defined multiple times wi different content
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Glasgow unveils naming rights deal for Emirates Arena". Glasgow Life. Retrieved 29 September 2012.