Velòdrom d'Horta is a velodrome located in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain. It was the track cycling venue for the 1992 Summer Olympics and was also the venue for the UCI Track Cycling World Championships in 1984.To visit Velodrom d'Horta on your trip to Barcelona, use our Barcelona trip itinerary planning tool .
The velodrome, designed by Esteve Bonell and Francesc Rius, was built in 1984 as the first of Barcelona's construction projects in preparation for the bid for the 1992 Summer Olympics in 1986. It was the first velodrome built to new FIAC rules permitting a 250m track if surfaced with wood. The building won the FAD architecture prize in 1985.
It was the last permanent open-air velodrome used for Olympic Track Cycling events (Atlanta's velodrome at Stone Mountain in 1996 was temporary). Olympic velodromes have been built with a roof since 2000.
Velodrom d'Horta Reviews
un luogo particolare, una struttura unica in città, sede dei giochi del 1992, ben tenuta, e dalla quale si ha una bella vista della città more »a special place, a unique structure in the city, home of the 1992 games, well maintained, and from which you have a beautiful view of the city
Lo he encontrado muy dejado,no me lo esperaba,igual lo estan arreglando pero solo habia 2 chicos en la pista y todo bastante dejado y sucio,no vale la pena la visita. more »I found it very left, did not expect me, like what are arranging but only had 2 boys on the track and everything pretty left and dirty, not worth the visit.
We went to Trofeu Ciutat de Barcelona and it was amazing!! Hope to see this velodrom covered one day
Nice place to remember, many forwards were stopped by our incredible defence. Forza Hellas Madonna 🇳🇬
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