Month: August 2022

Japan iconic rugby stadium to be replaced

New Chichibunomiya Rugby Stadium for Tokyo

The Japan Sport Council announced on August 22nd that it has awarded a contract to a corporate group led by the Kajima Corp to build a new stadium to replace the iconic Chichibunomiya Rugby Stadium in central Tokyo. Groundbreaking for the new stadium is scheduled in 2024. It will come on stream at... » Read more

Domed ballpark planned in Incheon

New multi-purpose dome for Incheon

The South Korean retail giant Shinsegae Group announced recently that it will work with Incheon (City in South Korea) to build a multipurpose domed stadium in the Western metropolitan City. ‘TheKoreaTimes’ stated that Shinsegae currently owns the Incheon-based team of the Korea Baseball... » Read more

Surrey Mayor venue plans termed poll gimmick

Canada new stadium proposed for Surrey

The Mayor of Surrey (British Columbia, Canada), Doug McCallum, has never been shy about thinking big, and with a municipal election on the horizon, he’s talking big. ‘The Province’ stated that recently, during a breaking-ground ceremony in Cloverdale (town center in the City of Surrey,... » Read more

Arena Zabrze stand construction gets nod

Poland Górnik Zabrze stadium update

The first tender has been floated recently to change the location of the TV infrastructure of Arena Zabrze in Poland within the facility itself. ‘Arena Zabrze’ stated that the first tender was floated following the financial go-ahead given as regards the construction of the fourth stand of... » Read more

Will Twins’ shared AR app lead to gold rush?

Minnesota Twins with AR venture

It largely flew under the radar on August 22nd when the Major League Baseball (MLB) team Minnesota Twins announced that they had launched – what is believed to be the first shared augmented reality (AR) application for live sports – for use at their home ballpark – Target Field in... » Read more

Speakers to add sparkle to Coliseum US meet

Coliseum Summit US 2022 - press release 3

The 2022 edition of Coliseum Summit US is fast approaching – September 28th-29th at the Dignity Health Sports Park in Los Angeles. With a galaxy of speakers – cream of the crop venue experts – set to descend on Dignity Health Sports Park on the said dates, it is surely going to... » Read more

Villa Park rejig CGI images released

Future Villa Park new images released

The Premier League team Aston Villa F.C. (UK) has released a host of new computer-generated imagery (CGI) images to illustrate their vision for the future of their home ground – Villa Park. ‘Aston Villa FC’ stated that this comes as the club announces that they will submit a planning... » Read more