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Cape Town 2020 Olympic Bid - Sports concept

  1. Cape Town 2020 Olympic Bid Sports concept proposal July 2008
  2. Why bid? Why now? <ul><li>A major opportunity to develop and deliver more for Cape Town – faster, simpler and better </li></ul><ul><li>Accelerates plans and visions up to 2020 and beyond </li></ul><ul><li>Economics benefits: jobs, tourism sector, skills, private investment, </li></ul><ul><li>Significant legacy: public transport, roads, airport, parks, facilities, housing </li></ul><ul><li>Attract investment to the region: public and private </li></ul><ul><li>Establish Cape Town as the cultural and sporting epicenter of Africa </li></ul><ul><li>Use the momentum of a successful hosting of the 2010 FIFA World Cup </li></ul>
  3. Olympic Bid Timeline <ul><li>Applicant City Stage (2011- Mid 2012) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Submission of applicant city questionnaire to IOC </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Political support, infrastructure, transport, venues, accommodation, finance, general conditions, experience, media </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>IOC evaluates applicant cities and releases applicant city report (Mid 2012) </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Candidature Phase </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Mid 2012: Short listed applicant cities become Candidates </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Late 2012: Submission of detailed Candidature File (detailed information elaborating on applicant city report) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Early 2013: Visit by IOC evaluation commission </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Mid 2013: IOC releases evaluation commission report </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Mid 2013: Election of the 2020 host city </li></ul></ul>
  4. Sports Concept Proposal <ul><li>4 Clusters within 10 minutes of the Olympic Village </li></ul><ul><li>Olympic Park Cluster (9 sports) </li></ul><ul><li>City Cluster (8 sports) </li></ul><ul><li>Green Point Cluster (6 sports) </li></ul><ul><li>Athlone Cluster (5 sports) </li></ul>
  5. Venues <ul><li>Based on the principle of: </li></ul><ul><li>Maximizing use of existing venues </li></ul><ul><li>Building permanent venues only where a legacy exists </li></ul><ul><li>Building temporary venues where no legacy exists </li></ul><ul><li>70% of venues already exist of which only 10% require permanent work, others require temporary works </li></ul><ul><li>13% of new venues to be built are permanent </li></ul><ul><li>16% of new venues to be temporary </li></ul>
  6. Olympic Park Cluster <ul><li>A sports, business and residential node set within a 300 hectare urban park </li></ul><ul><li>Well located: easy access to major roads and rail links (3 rail stations) </li></ul><ul><li>9 sports at 5 venues </li></ul><ul><li><10 minutes to the City Centre, IBC, MPC and both media villages </li></ul><ul><li><15 minutes to Cape Town International Airport </li></ul><ul><li>Venues within walking distance for athletes </li></ul><ul><li>Great potential for synergies between Century City and the Olympic Park </li></ul>
  7. Olympic Park Cluster <ul><li>Venues: </li></ul><ul><li>Olympic Stadium </li></ul><ul><li>Olympic Aquatic Centre </li></ul><ul><li>Rowing/Canoe course </li></ul><ul><li>Handball Arena </li></ul><ul><li>Grand Arena </li></ul><ul><li>Non sport venues: </li></ul><ul><li>Olympic Village </li></ul><ul><li>Athletes and Officials Village </li></ul><ul><li>Sports: </li></ul><ul><li>Athletics, Ceremonies </li></ul><ul><li>Swimming </li></ul><ul><li>Diving </li></ul><ul><li>Water polo (finals) </li></ul><ul><li>Handball </li></ul><ul><li>Rowing </li></ul><ul><li>Canoe – Kayak </li></ul><ul><li>Table Tennis </li></ul><ul><li>Taekwondo </li></ul>
  8. City Cluster <ul><li>Contributing towards the further regeneration of the City Centre. Served by main road and rail links </li></ul><ul><li>8 sports using 3 existing venues and a temporary pavilion </li></ul><ul><li>Media village </li></ul><ul><li>Major hotel district +/- 4000 rooms </li></ul><ul><li>Sponsors Village using cruise ships berthed at Table Bay Harbour </li></ul>
  9. City Cluster <ul><li>Venues </li></ul><ul><li>CTICC </li></ul><ul><li>Good Hope Centre </li></ul><ul><li>Table Bay Harbour </li></ul><ul><li>Olympic Arena </li></ul><ul><li>Non sport venues </li></ul><ul><li>Media Village </li></ul><ul><li>Sports </li></ul><ul><li>Judo </li></ul><ul><li>Wrestling </li></ul><ul><li>Fencing </li></ul><ul><li>Weightlifting </li></ul><ul><li>Badminton </li></ul><ul><li>Rhythmic Gymnastics </li></ul><ul><li>Basketball </li></ul><ul><li>Sailing </li></ul>
  10. Green Point Cluster <ul><li>6 outdoor sports located within a 60 hectare urban park </li></ul><ul><li>Within easy walking distance of IOC Hotel </li></ul><ul><li>Maximizing use of existing venues </li></ul><ul><li>Building on its global recognition as Cape Town’s 2010 FIFA World Cup venue </li></ul>
  11. Green Point Cluster <ul><li>Venues </li></ul><ul><li>Granger Bay </li></ul><ul><li>Green Point Football Stadium </li></ul><ul><li>Green Point Stadium </li></ul><ul><li>Tennis Centre </li></ul><ul><li>Urban Park </li></ul><ul><li>Non sport venues: </li></ul><ul><li>IOC Family Hotel </li></ul><ul><li>Sports </li></ul><ul><li>Triathlon </li></ul><ul><li>Football (finals) </li></ul><ul><li>Tennis </li></ul><ul><li>BMX </li></ul><ul><li>Swimming </li></ul><ul><li>Cycling (Road) </li></ul>
  12. Athlone Cluster <ul><li>Creating a major sports and residential complex to develop Athlone and its surrounds </li></ul><ul><li>Media village located around a cultural centre at the Athlone towers </li></ul><ul><li>Consolidating existing hockey, athletics and football venue with new Olympic competition and training venues </li></ul><ul><li>Venues: 1 existing, 2 new and 1 temporary </li></ul><ul><li>Building on 2010 FIFA World cup legacy </li></ul><ul><li>Significant investment in the area (new rail stations, road links, sports venues, housing and urban regeneration) </li></ul>
  13. Athlone Cluster <ul><li>Venues: </li></ul><ul><li>Athlone Stadium </li></ul><ul><li>Olympic Pavillion 1 </li></ul><ul><li>Olympic Pavillion 2 </li></ul><ul><li>Olympic Waterpolo Centre </li></ul><ul><li>Non sport venues: </li></ul><ul><li>Media Village </li></ul><ul><li>Sports: </li></ul><ul><li>Football </li></ul><ul><li>Indoor volleyball </li></ul><ul><li>Artistic Gymnastics </li></ul><ul><li>Trampoline </li></ul><ul><li>Water polo </li></ul>
  14. Non-cluster <ul><li>Maximizing use of existing venues: Hartleyvale Hockey stadium, Bellville velodrome, Newlands stadium (Archery), OR Tambo Hall (Boxing), Berg River (Canoe/Kayak Slalom), Kenilworth Racecourse (Equestrian) </li></ul><ul><li>Iconic locations: Camps Bay Beach (Beach Volleyball), Stellenbosch (modern pentathlon, mountain bike) </li></ul><ul><li>Football: Philippi Stadium, Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium, Moses Mabhida Stadium, Soccer City </li></ul>
  15. Games for all <ul><li>Objective of the sports concept proposal: </li></ul><ul><li>Spread games across communities of Cape Town from Phillipi to Khayelitsha, from Newlands to Bellville, from Green Point to Stellenbosch </li></ul><ul><li>Ensure a compact arrangement for athletes by following guidelines of IOC games study commission </li></ul><ul><li>Build on 2010 FIFA World Cup legacy (Green Point, Phillipi, Athlone) </li></ul><ul><li>Unlock strategically located land parcels with significant development and social uplifment potential </li></ul>
  16. Thank You <ul><li>Questions? </li></ul>