Sigulda Sports center, Sigulda, Latvia
Sigulda Sports center
In general, the object is complicated: track and field sector, 100m running track, weightlifting hall, fitness hall, sport games hall, swimming pool 25 m with 4 lanes, children swimming pool, SPA zone. It serves as a sport centre for athletes of Latvia, who bring name of Latvia into repute, winning the Olympic medals and winning places in the world-level competitions. It is a training centre for lugers, skeleton racers, bobsleigh racers and others. Also, the complex is designed for sport development of children and youth, ensuring the life quality of municipality residents. The functionally various sport and leisure zones of the object are designed to ensure the opportunity to use them all simultaneously or separately. The unusual solution for Latvia is a closed 100 m long running track for a training of bobsleigh racers – it is located on the level of the 2nd storey of the complex. Uponor products used for underfloor heating system as well as automation.
Builder: p/s S.J.U.C.
Customer: Siguldas novada dome
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Once completed, the sports centre will boast a significantly enlarged gymnasium, a studio, 9 changing facilities, a reception/café area and new staff offi ces. The swimming
pool will also be redecorated and receive much needed maintenance.