Gernot Langes Stadion (Alpenstadion)
|Clubs||WSG Swarovski Wattens|
|Other names||Alpenstadion (-2014)|
|Address||Dr. Karl Stainer Straße 30, 6112 Wattens, Austria|
Gernot Langes Stadion – stadium description
The football stadium in Tirol town of Wattens is located by the town’s western end, neighbouring local athletics stadium, swimming pool complex and indoor halls. It boasts one grandstand (west) and an open terrace (east), altogether able to house over half the population of Wattens.
For decades it was known as Alpenstadion (Alps Stadium), but from 2014 it bears the name of Gernot Langes-Swarovski. Swarovski, recognized worldwide, is the key sponsor of local sport and the WSG Wattens football club.