"Olympic" - a unique multifunctional sports and entertainment facility in Russia, which is considered the landmark of Moscow.
It was built for the XXII Moscow Olympic Games in 1980 and it was on July 19 - the opening day of the Olympic Games in the capital - became the official birthday of the complex.
"Olympic" is composed of two main buildings - the stadium and swimming pool. Since the construction of the present day "Olympic" is the largest indoor sports facility in Europe, and at the opening he had no equal in the world.
"Olympic" - the only sports and entertainment complex of this magnitude, located in close proximity to the historical center of Moscow (near the metro station "Prospect Mira").
The central arena of "Olympic" contains more than 30 000 spectators. It has the dimensions of a standard football field. Its distinguishing feature is the possibility of separating the room into two autonomous parts, in which activities can be carried out simultaneously. In the central scene SC "Olympic" concerts the most popular performers of the world and Russia, festivals, sports tournaments (including winter sports), concert and circus performances, exhibitions, corporate events, scientific conferences, as well as events in the format of a concert Hall "North" with a restaurant area.
Pool sports complex "Olympic" meets all standards for international competitions. It includes training bath length of 50 m, a demonstration bath 50 m long and hopping bath length of 25 m and a depth of 6 m. The swimming pool SC "Olympic" competitions, as well as theater performances.