hockey venue.jpg (40203 bytes)Hockey (Women): Kuala Lumpur Hockey Stadium, Pantai

The Kuala Lumpur Hockey Stadium at Pantai Baharu, located 16 km away from the Games Village is designated as the venue for women's hockey. The stadium features two dessoturf system pitches that conform to FIH's specifications. Both pitches are within walking distance from each another.

The main pitch has a seating capacity for 2,450 (covered) and 1,500 (uncovered). The second pitch has been arranged for a temporary seating of 400.

A three-storey administration block, located adjacent to the main pitch will house facilities and rooms for VIPs, tournament director, press, electronic data processing, secretariat, interviews, security, umpires, meeting, as well as storage and cafeteria.

The stadium and the administration block is being upgraded with the installation of floodlights.

Training and Warm-Up Venue
The two pitches will also be used as training and warm-up pitches. A training schedule has been drawn and teams are expected to adhere to this schedule.