Tokyo won the 2020 olympic bid, design for the new stadium revealed

Tokyo won the 2020 olympic bid, design for the new stadium revealed

Posted on Sep 9, 2013 in News |

Reconstruction work on the National Stadium, which was the 1964 Tokyo Olympics’ main stadium and will be so again for the 2020 Games, will get under way in summer next year. The renovations will be made partly out of concerns about its quake-resistance and capacity. Work is expected to be completed in the spring of 2019. The renovated National Stadium will seat about 80,000 people — or some 25,000 more than it can now accommodate — and feature nine-lane...

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