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Ballerup is a Danish town, seat of the Ballerup Municipality, in the Region Hovedstaden. There are approximately 25 schools in Ballerup Municipality. Ballerup has its own educational institution specialized in the study, training and research of music.

Ballerup
Town centre
Town centre
Map DK Ballerup.PNG
Coordinates: 55°44′N 12°22′E / 55.733°N 12.367°E / 55.733; 12.367
CountryDenmark
RegionCapital (Hovedstaden)
MunicipalityBallerup
Government
 • MayorJesper Würtzen
Population
(2015)
 • Total39,163
Time zoneUTC+1 (Central Europe Time)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2

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GeographyEdit

The town is in the north-western suburbs of Copenhagen and is part of Copenhagen's urban area.

SportEdit

Track CyclingEdit

 
The Ballerup Super Arena from the outside

Ballerup Super Arena is the velodrome of Ballerup. It hosted the UCI Track Cycling World Championships in 2002 and 2010 and many rounds of the UCI Track Cycling World Cup Classics.

Twin townsEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Jämsä" (in Finnish). Suomen kaupunkiopas. Retrieved 7 May 2012.

External linksEdit

  Media related to Ballerup at Wikimedia Commons

Coordinates: 55°44′N 12°22′E / 55.733°N 12.367°E / 55.733; 12.367