Hélitas Stadium

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Presentation of the equipment

The Hélitas Stadium is located in the city centre, among unique landscaped grounds. The track and jumping pits were fully renovated in 2018, using “gold” Tartan to bring the stadium up to international standards.


Location and contact

Address : Avenue Albert Sorel , 14000 CAEN

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Travel time from Paris (Porte d'Auteuil)


This infrastructure provides training areas for the following sports

Olympic sports


Paralympic Sports


Main equipment information

  • Typical Equipment :Track

  • Main pitch size / lengths :400 m

  • Floor type :Tartan

  • Time keeping and scoring system :Control tower with timer and audio system

  • Number of lanes / number of combat areas/ width :8 and 9 on straight

Information on ancillary equipment

Throwing areas

2 IAAF-approved javelin areas
2 IAAF-approved hammer areas
2 IAAF-approved shot put areas
2 IAAF-approved discus areas

Jump areas

2 IAAF-approved triple and long jump areas 
2 IAAF-approved high jump areas 
2 IAAF-approved pole vault areas

Other information

Watersports arena with spa (200 metres away)

Cloakrooms & Sanitary

  • Cloakrooms : 4

  • Sanitary users : 2

  • Sanitaries for people with reduced mobility : 2

  • Changing rooms for people with reduced mobility : 0

  • Public sanitary facilities : 1


  • Hot and cold baths

  • Hammam

  • Sauna

  • Cryotherapie / Ice baths

  • Antidoping room

  • Physiotherapie room/Massage room

  • Work out room

  • Medical room / Infirmary

  • Behind closed doors / Possible privatization

  • Storage space

  • Caretaking

  • Video surveillance system

  • Bus parks

  • Wifi

  • Coach office

  • Relaxation room / Refreshment room

  • Meeting room

  • Dining room

  • Catering office

  • Press room

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