Construction of a new large sports training base with an investment of 300 million yuan (US$43.3 million) is in full swing in Suzhou New District.
Located on the north of Majian Road and the west of Zangbei Road, the Suzhou Sports Training Base will cover about 32,000 square meters of land and a total floor area of 34,000 square meters.
It will provide residents a new choice of sports and fitness venues.
The base will have professional training centers for ice skating, swimming, taekwondo, fencing and other sports activities.
A comprehensive building combining functions including dining, rehabilitation and medical treatment, guest rooms and other supporting facilities will be built. It will also be facilitated with outdoor tracks and football fields.