Barys Arena (Kazakh: Barys Arena) is a multi-purpose indoor arena located in Astana, Kazakhstan.[1] It serves as a home arena for the Barys Astana of the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL). The arena seats 11,578 spectators for ice hockey.[2]

Barys Arena
Barys Arena 08.2015 (cropped).jpg
LocationAstana, Kazakhstan
Coordinates51°09′21″N 71°27′55″E / 51.1557°N 71.4653°E / 51.1557; 71.4653Coordinates: 51°09′21″N 71°27′55″E / 51.1557°N 71.4653°E / 51.1557; 71.4653
CapacityIce hockey: 11,578
Construction
Broke groundOctober 2012
Built2012–2015
Opened9 August 2015
ArchitectIT Engineering S.A.
General contractorMabco Constructions S.A.
Tenants
Barys Astana (KHL) (2015–present)
2017 Winter Universiade

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Huge Barys Arena under construction in Astana". Kazinform. 29 July 2014. Retrieved 12 August 2014.
  2. ^ Ilyas Omarov (26 June 2013). "Finnish Expert Ari-Pekka Selin Becomes Head Coach of Barys". The Astana Times. Archived from the original on 24 April 2015. Retrieved 23 August 2014.

External linksEdit

  Media related to Barys Arena at Wikimedia Commons

Preceded by
Kazakhstan Sports Palace
Home of the
Barys Astana

2015 – present
Succeeded by
current