Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games Venues

The Upcoming major sporting event for the year 2022 will be Commonwealth Games, hosted across different venues at Birmingham and the West Midlands. Commonwealth Games 2022 is scheduled to take place from 27th July and will conclude on 7th August 2022. The event is important for sports enthusiasts in many ways as it will have a positive impact on sports and physical activity and also led to social and economic benefits for the country.

Commonwealth Games 2022 Venues
Commonwealth Games 2022 Venues

It is recognized as one of the biggest multi-sport events in the world, where this time it is expected more than 5000 athletes from 70 different nations will compete in 18 different sports genres. For the convenience of our readers and those who are willing to attend the event, here in this article we have covered detailed information about the Commonwealth Games 2022 venues.

Commonwealth Games 2022 Venues

1. Alexander Stadium

Walsall Road, Perry Barr, B42 2LR
Alexander Stadium is the important athletics venue for the upcoming Commonwealth 2022 Games, as it will host the opening and closing ceremonies. The stadium is the biggest among other Commonwealth games venues, and thus commonwealth champions from different nations will showcase their talent at this popular venue.

2. Edgbaston Stadium

Edgbaston Road, Birmingham, B5 7QU
Edgbaston Stadium is well known as a county cricket ground, but this time it will host the commonwealth games. Commonwealth Games organizers for the first time decided to introduce cricket as one of the sports events and Edgbaston Stadium is honored to host the first-ever Women’s Cricket T20 match at the games.

3. Sandwell Aquatics Centre

Smethwick, B67 7HE
All the indoor Commonwealth 2022 games will be hosted at the Sandwell Aquatics Centre located in Smethwick, West Midlands, Londonderry, and England. The venue is specially constructed for the upcoming games, featuring a community swimming pool, indoor cycling studio, and many more athletics activities.

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4. The NEC

North Avenue, Marston Green, Birmingham, B40 1NT
The NEC (National Exchange Centre) is one of the closest venues to the Birmingham Airport and Birmingham International Airport. The stadium is designed with modern architecture, ready to host an important sporting genre of the Common Wealth 2022 Games.

5. Coventry Stadium and Arena

Judds Lane, Coventry, CV6 6GE
Coventry Stadium and Arena is known as a commonwealth game indoor venue, where judo, rugby seven, and wrestling sports events will be played.
The venue is easily accessible to other facilities and services across all competition venues.

6. Victoria Park

The commonwealth games outdoor sports event will be played at the Victoria Park venue comprising of green recreation space and is also suitable for those with limited mobility.
Lawn Bowls and Para Lawn Bowls competition of the Commonwealth 2022 games will be hosted at Victoria Park.

7. Arena Birmingham

King Edwards Road, Birmingham, B1 2AA
Located in the middle of the city center, Arena Birmingham will host rhythmic gymnastics and artistic events at the upcoming games. The venue is open with a host of high-level accessibility across all competition venues. Two important indoor games, Gymnastics-Artistic and Gymnastic Rhythmic of Commonwealth 2022 Games will be hosted at the Arena Birmingham venue.

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8. Victoria Square

Victoria Square will be the important venue for commonwealth games visitors, for being located in the city center, and will host the final Marathon event on 30th July 2022.

9. St Nicholas Park

Warwick, CV34 4QY
A green recreation space, St Nicholas Park will be used for the Birmingham 2022 Road Race events. It is a safe and secure event open to hosting the major event.

10. Cannock Chase Forest

Birches Valley, Rugeley, WS15 2UQ
As the name depicts, Cannock Chase Forest is the largest forest area of England comprising of hard-standing pathways with an outdoor spectator area suitable for Cycling and Mountain bike adventurous sports events at the Commonwealth Games.

11. Smithfield

Birmingham, B5 6UB
Smithfield Commonwealth venue is the only temporary built venue, transformed with the former Smithfield Market site. It is one of its kind Outdoor venues without cover, that will host four sports competitions Athletics Marathon, Basketball 3×3, Beach Volleyball, Wheelchair Basketball 3×3.

12. Sutton Park

Sutton Coldfield, B73 6LH is situated around Boldmere High Street ready to have two commonwealths 2022 events, The Triathlon and Para Triathlon (for athletes with a visual impairment)

13. West Park

Among the important outdoor venues, West Park is one of the best green recreation spaces that will host the upcoming 2022 Commonwealth Cycling Time Trials.

14. Lee Valley Velopark

Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, Abercrombie Road, London, E20 3A
Located at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, Abercrombie Road, London, this venue will sport the indoor cycling (Track and Para Track) event.

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