Stadium of the Year 2022: Discover Leshan Olympic Center Stadium

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Stadium of the Year 2022: Discover Leshan Olympic Center Stadium Our Stadium of the Year competition has officially begun and will run until 15 March. As many as 36 venues are on the list of nominated arenas this year. One of them is Leshan Olympic Center Stadium located in China. Take a look at this candidacy and decide whether you want to vote for it in the contest for Stadium of the Year 2022!


Leshan Olympic Center Stadium nominated for Stadium of the Year 2022!

Residents of China are proud of their new venue, Leshan Olympic Center Stadium, which made it to the list of 36 football arenas nominated for the prestigious Stadium of the Year 2022 award. The competition is the largest public vote of its kind in the world. Since the first edition began, a total of more than 400,000 valid votes have been counted.

This year’s contest is highly varied, with stadiums from as many as five different continents taking part: 18 venues are from Asia, seven from Europe, five from Africa, three from North America, two from South America and one from Australia and Oceania. The competition is fierce, so don't hesitate to cast a vote for the stadium you appreciate the most! If you’re still unsure, you can watch a video covering all 36 nominated stadiums:

Get to know Leshan Olympic Center Stadium

Last year a stadium was completed. Here are some interesting facts about the venue:

  • Leshan has been awarded the right to host the 14th Sichuan Provincial Games in 2022. In connection with these competitions, a number of investments in infrastructure have been made in the city, the most important of which was the construction of the sports complex.

  • From the outside, the stands are covered with a metallic facade composed of narrow horizontal stripes. In addition to the stadium, the main elements of the complex are three buildings containing a sports hall, an indoor swimming pool and a training hall.

  • The complex was designed with great attention to detail and aesthetics. The buildings were given remarkable, asymmetrical shapes.

  • The architecture of the stadium and the three halls are designed to reflect the famous mountains of Leshan, Emei and Lingyun.

How to vote for the Stadium of the Year 2022?

In order to take part, everyone has to select five stadiums by giving 5 stars to the best one, 4 stars to the second best, 3 stars to the third, 2 stars for the fourth and finally 1 star for the fifth most interesting. It means that you cannot cast your vote for only one stadium - all 5 venues must be included in your form. To vote visit Stadium of the Year 2022, the voting platform which will be open until March 15. To learn more about the nominated stadiums and the voting rules themselves, it is recommended to watch the video: