EWS Arena

EWS Arena (formerly Hohenstaufenhalle) is an indoor sporting arena located in Göppingen, Germany. The capacity of the arena is 5,600 people. It hosts the home matches of women's and men's Handball Bundesliga handball teams of Frisch Auf Göppingen. In its previous building, it hosted six team handball matches for the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich. It was opened in 1967 and rebuilt and enlarged between 2007 and 2009.

EWS Arena
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Logo of EWS Arena
EWS Arena
Former namesHohenstaufenhalle
LocationGöppingen, Baden-Württemberg
Germany Germany
OwnerCity of Göppingen
OperatorEWS Arena Betriebsgesellschaft mbH
Capacity6,344 (Boxing) [2]
5,599 (Handball)
5,300 (Concert Seating longitudinal)
4,398 (Concert Seating transversely)
Broke ground2007
ExpandedJuly 2009
Construction cost 16,8 million[1]
Frisch Auf Göppingen (Handball) (2009)



  1. ^ EWS Arena ASP Architekten Arat
  2. ^ EWS Arena seating capacity detail Archived 2012-01-27 at the Wayback Machine

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Coordinates: 48°42′39″N 9°38′53″E / 48.71083°N 9.64806°E / 48.71083; 9.64806