Markopoulo Olympic Shooting Centre (SHO) 07-27-2004 09:48

The Olympic Shooting Centre in Markopoulo, in the east Attica region, covers an area of 312,000 sq m. It consists of four main buildings with a total capacity of 4,000 spectators, for the events of Shooting with mobile and clay targets.

Other facilities include restaurants, hostels, indoor halls for finals, reception areas, press areas, greenery and parking areas.

The venue hosted the ISSF World Cup between 22-30 April 2004.

Quick Facts & Dates

Sport: Shooting

Competition Schedule: 14-22 August

Athletes participating: 390

Total capacity: 4,000 spectators

Net capacity: 2,330 spectators

Total land surface: 312,000 sq m

Distance from Olympic Village: 42km

Completion Date: March 2004

Official Opening: 2 August 2004

Press seats: 70 written press, 16 photographers

Spectator Services:

Food concessions, Olympic Products selling points, information desk, ticket office, ticket resolution office, clinic, WCs, vending machines for mobile telephony prepaid vouchers and connection packs

Source:The official website of the ATHENS 2004 Olympic and Paralympic Games


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