Ciudad Deportiva Santa María de Alcáñiz
Schedule:Mon-Sat 8:30-22:30; Sun 8:30-20:30;
Ciudad Deportiva Santa Maria Sports Complex, Alcaniz - Spain
The Santa Maria Sports City Complex is situated on the outskirts of Alcaniz in North Eastern Spain. This small town is dominated by Calatravos Castle - which is now a state run Hotel.
For those wishing to fly into the area, the nearest airport is Zaragoza, some 124 km from the town.
The nearest train stations are are Caspe, 29 kilometers away and La Puebla de Hijar, 35 kilometers away from Alcañiz.
The complex offers a range of facilities, both indoor and outdoor.
The full size football pitch has a stand for up to 500 spectators and floodlighting for evening games.
A 400m, 6 lane athletics track surrounds the football pitch, and acts as the centerpiece for the track and field events. Hurdles are available for those who want to more than just run.
A recent upgrade to the Athletics track now means that this complex has been added to the lists of facilities approved by the Royal Spanish Athletics Federation.
There is also a long/triple jump runway and landing pit, high jump and shot put area.
For Tennis training and games there are 4 full size, hard surface courts, each enclosed within their own high fenced area. Lighting is available for cloudy days and early evening practice.
For swimmers, there is a 6 lane, 33 x 16m pool, with a chair lift for disabled pool access.
Indoors there is another pool - this one measures 16.6 x 9m
A 45 x 30m Universal Sports hall is waiting for those interested in sports such as 5-aside football, handball, basketball, volleyball or badminton. The flexible rubber floor coating is also good for gymnastics or circuit training. The hall also has tiered seating for up to 500 people.
There is also a Gym in the hall, with various pieces of weight training and exercise equipment.
Mon-Sat 8:30-22:30; Sun 8:30-20:30;