Beijing Olympic Venues & Stadiums: Shunyi Olympic Rowing-Canoeing Park
Shunyi Olympic Rowing-Canoeing Park 顺义奥林匹克水上公园
Shunyi Olympic Rowing-Canoeing Park is situated in Mapoxiang Chaobaihe, in the Shunyi district of Beijing. Its water surface area covers 635,000 square meters, with 580,000 square meters of green space. With a wide range of trees all around the area it forms a natural "oxygen bar." There are 1,200 permanent seats and 15,800 temporary seats with standing room for 10,000 people at this venue.
During the Olympic Games, this park will host the Rowing, Canoe/Kayak - Flat-water, Canoe/Kayak - Slalom, and marathon swimming events, 32 gold medals will be awarded for the events held here.
Compared to other Olympic venues, Shunyi Olympic Rowing-Canoeing Park is the farthest place from the central Olympic area. If traveling by car to Baimalu (Olympic Street) follow Gaoliying ( 高丽营 ) to Baimaluqiao, then go straight along Baimalu to reach the park.
Bus: 915zhi3, 916, 936, 980, 987 to Mapo ( 马坡 ) station.