Gerry Weber Stadion
|Location||Halle, North Rhine-Westphalia|
|Capacity||12,300 (tennis) |
|Surface||grass court, (Halle Open every year in June)|
|Renovated||1994 (Sattler Europe), 2005|
|Construction cost||€ 35 million (1993) |
€ 3,5 million (renovated 2005)
|Halle Open (tennis) (1993–present)|
The stadium has a retractable roof which can be closed in 88 seconds, which rules out the risk of tennis matches having to be suspended because of rain.
In January 2007, several games of the Handball World Championship took place there; most of them were sold out with 11,000 spectators.