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Updated: October 1, 2019

New National Stadium 国立競技場

10-1 Kasumigaokamachi and other areas, Shinjuku City, Tokyo

The new hub of the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games

On the outskirts of Shinjuku is one of Tokyo's most important new developments: The New National Stadium. This huge new stadium is to be the centerpiece of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics. Designed by renowned Japanese architect Kengo Kuma, it is set to host some of the Olympics' and Paralympics' most popular events, including the 100-meter sprint.


*The renderings are intended to show conceptual image at completion and may subject to change.The greenery is a projection of approximately 10 years after completion.


*The renderings are intended to show conceptual image at completion and may subject to change.The greenery is a projection of approximately 10 years after completion.

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  • The opening of the New National Stadium in November 2019
  • The Olympic and Paralympic opening and closing ceremonies, and track and field events

The New National Stadium is set to open in November 2019, for a full six months of testing and fine-tuning before the start of the Olympic and Paralympic Games in the summer of 2020.

The stadium will host the opening and closing ceremonies of the Olympics and Paralympics, as well as the competitions' track and field events.

The stadium was designed by Japanese architect Kengo Kuma.

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