Don Valley Stadium

Worksop Road
S9 3TL

Telephone: 0114 223 3600
Fax: 0114 256 2834


Type: Synthetic (no longer exists - track removed), 400m, 8 lanes, 10 lane straight

Authority: Sheffield
Ceremonial County: South Yorkshire

NUTS Name: Sheffield

Electronic Map Links:
Multimap 1:10,000 (Street Level)
Multimap 1:25,000 (Area Level)
Multimap 1:50,000 (Area Level)
Multimap 1:100,000 (Road Level)
Multimap 1:200,000 (Road Level)
Streetmap (Street Level)
Streetmap (Area Level)
Streetmap (Road Map)

OS National Grid Reference: SK 383890
National Grid Reference: 438300, 389000

Paper Maps:
A-Z Sheffield 5C 88
OS Explorer Map: 278
OS/Philip's South Yorkshire 130 A6

Train: Arena/Don Valley Stadium Tram, Darnall NR, Sheffield NR (2M)

Track Certification: Restricted - valid until 30th Apr 2005 (various areas require work)

Pictures: There is a postcard of the stadium on the Groundtastic site.

The display of inline maps of track locations is no longer
a free service and so has had to be withdrawn

Please use the Electronic Map links

Sponsorship for is being sought
Please contact Tim Grose

Click the diagram for a larger view

Other Info:
The stadium opened in 1990 and staged the World Student Games in 1991 and is the largest athletics stadium in the UK. There was an indoor straight underneath the main stand. The infield was used by Sheffield FC who are reported to be the oldest football club in the world. The stadium closed on 29th Sep 2013 and by January 2014 had started to be demolished as is shown in this picture. The National Indoor Athletics Centre is adajcent to where the stadium was located.

Last update: 19/01/2014

Please send any amendments to Tim Grose

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