The stadium “Borisov Arena” in Borisov
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Borisov Arena is rightfully considered a hallmark of a small Belarusian town, the original appearance of which will not leave anyone indifferent. This sports facility is well known to many fans of domestic football and mostly to those who are long-term fans of the most titled Belarusian club “BATE”, which conducts home matches on the Borisov Arena. Thanks to BATE's international achievements, a modest town of Borisov became known to fans of football far beyond Belarus. Local championship matches and qualifying rounds of the most prestigious international competitions are held in Borisov. It is because of the Borisov team, titled football clubs come here along with high-paying players.
The Belarusian President was present at the laying of the concrete foundation of the future eminent Belarusian stadium, when a special capsule with a text addressed to future generations was left. That was quite touching. The construction of the football complex took almost four years, and the object was built thanks to the efforts of Slovak designers. In general, more than fifty millions of dollars were spent. But it definitely was worth it, because for now, Borisov Arena is the main component of the football life of Belarus and world football. The capacity of the stadium for Belarus is colossal – almost thirteen thousand football fans can watch the game overnight.
Borisov Arena often replenishes the lists of the most beautiful world football stadiums, occupying the highest positions in prestigious tops, along with the most famous stadiums of Spain, Brazil, South Africa, and the Russian Federation. The grand opening of the stunning complex took place in May 2014 and was celebrated with a match between FC Shakhtyor from Soligorsk and Neman from Grodno. “BATE” did not leave any chance to the Slutsk football team on that field a little later. According to the international qualification, the service of the Borisov complex reaches four points and is considered the most optimal, which gives the stadium the right to host the highest class competitions. In addition to usual seats, there are special seats for press and VIP-seats for eminent fans in Borisov's sports facility.
It is noteworthy that Borisov Arena in its diverse activities is not limited only in football, because its visitors come here not only for positive emotions from the victory of the beloved team. There is a gym for those who want to be always in good shape and tonus. Those who are not indifferent to their own reflection in the mirror can attend classes in fitness. There is special entertainment in children's centers for young guests, and while children are playing, adults can join a dance school and learn rumba or tango as soon as possible. There is everything for personal needs, starting with a spacious parking and a boutique with accessories, and finishing with cozy little places for a dense snack.
The Arena in Borisov is a famous Belarusian stadium that gathers full tribunes for the joy of true fans of Russian football.