“Fischt” Location: Sochi
Year of construction: 2014
Construction price: 778 700 000 $
Capacity: 46,759 spectators
Home team: Жемчужина “Pearl”
Fischt Stadium is located in a scenic spot of the Adler Olympic Park. From the stands of spectators of the stadium you can enjoy stunning views of the sea and the mountains. The stadium was built by the Engeocom company, under the supervision of experienced Australian experts.
The name of the stadium is one of the peaks of the Caucasus mountains. The stadium looks very unusual, its shape recalls only two elements – with a shell and snowy peaks. This interesting combination makes the stadium audience enjoy admiring it.
The stadium was built for the Olympic Winter Games in 2014, at the stadium the opening and closing ceremony was held 21st Olympic Games. Fischt was officially recognized as the main venue for the Olympic Games. This is the most entertaining and comfortable stadium in Russia.
The stadium has four wide stands. Two sides of which have observation points of the Caucasus mountains and an open gallery. During the Olympic Games the stadium had a temporary ceiling for the World Cup in 2018 it is planned to dismantle it.
The initial capacity of the stadium amounted to 40 thousand people, after the closing of the Olympic Games, began the restructuring of the stadium for the next important event – the FIFA World Cup in 2018. After the reconstruction of the stadium in Sochi to The 2018 World Cup will have even more seats for spectators will increase by 5,000.
Currently the stadium is under construction, closed immediately after the Olympic Games. It is planned that in 2017 the stadium will be fully prepared to host the championships and other sporting events, less significant. The expected amount of which will be used for reconstruction. 3 billion rubles.
The stadium looks very powerful and impressive, the unusual concept of building this facility has made it the most important and known in the Olympic Park. In addition, Fischt is the largest capacity stadium, which had the intention to carry out important world-class sporting events, so the development of the project and the construction of a special attention.