Sport infrastructure: • Red hall Velenje. • Indoor swimming pool. • Public summer swimming pool. • City stadium. • Roller skating ring. • Skate park. • Movable ice skating ring. Sport facilities and areas managed by public institution encompass 138.908 m2. Their estimated value of the facilities is 12 millions euros. Every year over 340.000 visitors visit these sport facilities.
Sport infrastructure management: Public institution Rdeča dvorana Športno rekreacijski zavod P.O. Velenje. Address: Šaleška 3, 3320 Velenje. Phone: +386 3 89 87 400. Fax: +386 3 89 87 407. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. Web site: www.srz-rdeca-dvorana.si. General manager is Marjan Klepec. Public institution has 14 fulltime and 30 part-time employees. For organization of big events it engages additional co-workers. The institution manages and maintains public sport and leisure infrastructure, execute yearly sport program of the Municipality, organize sport education, sport practice, recreational sport, other sport activities, cultural and tourist programs, catering and events. Yearly costs of the sport programs, management and maintenance of the sport and leisure infrastructure are 1,1 million euros.
Sport hall Rdeča dvorana Velenje is multi-purpose sport facility with the surface of 4.422 m2. The hall is central sport facility in the Municipality. It has two floors. The design of the facility enables simultaneous practice of 7 groups in different sports: team sports with ball, sport climbing, badminton, table tennis, squash, martial arts and aerobics. Stands can host 3.000 spectators. The sport hall is used for school sport education, sport practice and competitions in handball, basketball, table tennis, sport recreation, cultural and entertainment events. There are sport schools and courses in the facility. Red hall has 180.000 visitors per year.
Photo 2: Sport hall Rdeča dvorana Velenje. Photo 3: European handball cup in sport hall Rdeča dvorana. Photo 4: International table tennis championship. Photo 5: Skate park.
Covered swimming pool has surface of 1.100 m2. The facility has big swimming pool, which measures 25 x 13 m and smaller pool for children, with dimensions 12 x 5m. There are fitness studio and sauna center in the facility. The capacity of the pools is 100 users. The pool is used for school sport education, sport practice and competitions in swimming, recreational swimming and specialized programs. Swimming schools, children’s programs and diving courses are organized in the facility. 40.000 visitors visit the covered pool per year.
Public summer swimming pool surface the area of 8.499 m2. The pools are closed till 1998. The facility encompasses 2 tennis courts, basketball and volleyball playground. The playgrounds are covered with tartan. Programs in swimming pool include recreational sport programs, sport practice of tennis, basketball and volleyball. 24.000 visitors visit the facility per year. The Municipality has started to reconstruct the facility in the multi-purpose center for adrenalin sports like skate and bike park, bungee jumping, free climbing and others.
City stadium encompasses athletic stadium, main and auxiliary football field, football playground with artificial grass, handball and basketball playgrounds and the stands. The stadium measures 66.693 m2. Athletic stadium has 8 standard 400m running tracks, surface jumping areas and apparatuses for high jump, pole vault, long jump and triple jump, throwing circle and landing sector for shot put, javelin, discus and hammer. Dimension of the football fields is 105 m x 68 m. Main stands can host 2.500 spectators. Auxiliary field measures 100 x 65 m and has lightning. Sport facility is used for school sport education, sport practice and competitions in athletics, football, handball and basketball. Stadium has 90.000 visitors per year.
Roller skating ring measures 60 x 30 m. It has uncovered stands for 2.000 spectators. Because roller skating club do not exists anymore, facility is mainly used for recreation (football, basketball, roller skating) and partially for school sport education. Facility is used also for competitions in car models. 3.000 recreational sportsmen visit the ring each year.
Mini skate park is located near Red hall Velenje. It is composed from 5 elements. It is used for recreation of youth. 3.000 skaters and bikers use the facility per year.
Photo 6: Covered swimming pool Velenje. Photo 7: Fitness center. Photo 8: Program in the swimming pool for the families. Photo 9: Swimming pool for children.