Construction of a modern sports complex of the Smolensk State Academy of Physical Culture, Sports and Tourism (SGAFKST) is not included in the program of preparation for the 1150th anniversary of Smolensk, but the builders have tried to finish the job it is to this date, so that the city has received an additional and very valuable gift for the anniversary.
The complex of sports facilities include a 50-meter pool at eight tracks, also equipped with a diving board into the water, athletics arena, an indoor skating rink with artificial ice pad size 56h28 m, a stadium with stands for 2,000 seats and a football field size of 105×68 m
Total construction cost is more than 3 billion rubles. Major funding was carried out in the framework of the Federal Target Program "Development of physical culture and sports in the Russian Federation for 2006-2015".
Sports town, who grew up in front of the high school in a few years, makes a very strong impression. Its center is the stadium with stands for 2,000 seats to the football field size of 105 by 68 meters, eight circular running tracks and sectors for the jumps.
The complex also includes a huge athletics arena with training football field with artificial turf, a 50-meter swimming pool, an indoor skating rink with artificial ice pad measuring 56 by 28 meters to practice hockey, short track speed skating and figure skating, and stands at 1,000 seats, opened rollerodrom , outdoor track with kontruklonami at radii for training cyclists.