During EMACS 2017 a number of training venues will be available. Below is a description of the various venues, their hours of operation (to be updated), and other pertinent information.
Throwing implements for training can be borrowed at the implement control centre (next to the call room) at the main venue, Ceres Park & Arena. A deposit of 40€ is required pr. implement.
Vejlby Stadium will be open from morning till night from July 26th to August 6th (with a few exceptions that will be published at a later time). The Stadion can accommodate most sports except for Discus Throw, Hammer Throw and Weight Throw.Just outside the stadium there is an outdoor exercise/fitness area open to EMACS athletes and accompanying persons.
(the photos on this website are from Vejlby Stadium)
Adress: Vejlby Stadion, Vejlby Centervej 51, 8240 Risskov
Marselisborghallen is the main warm-up facility for events at Ceres Park & Arena, but can also accommodate light (indoor) training activities. The precise availability is subject to restrictions based on available space. It is an indoor hall located close to Ceres Park & Arena - The main venue of EMACS 2017.
Adress: Marselisborg Hallen, Havreballe Skovvej 11, 8000 Aarhus C
Ceres Park Throwing Field
The throwing field will have a daily training slot (the exact schedule will be announced later).
Additionally, the throwing field will be fully available August 3rd.
Adress: Ceres Park & Arena, Stadion Allé 70, 8000 Aarhus C,
The secondary venue at EMACS 2017, Viby Stadium, will be open for training on July 30th, August 1st and August 6th. There is also a warm up area available (on gravel), when there are competitions at this stadium.
Viby Stadium can accommodate all disciplines.
Adress: Viby Stadion, Skanderborgvej 224, 8260 Viby
Weight training and fitness facilities
Athletes and accompanying persons can, by showing their accreditation card, use the regular training facilities at Seier Fitness (classes, individual instruction and swimming areas are not included).
For more information, see their homepage - here (in Danish)
Seier Fitness is located at two adresses:
1) Mariane Thomsens Gade 1, 8000 Aarhus C
2) Spanien 1, 8000 Aarhus C
Outdoors fitness facilities
Outdoor excercise facilities can be found at numerous locations throughout Aarhus - Including at Vejlby Stadium (see above).
For a map with more locations - click here
For a description of the concept - click here