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List of track and field stadiums by capacity

This is a list of stadiums over 50,000 seats that include facilities for track and field events:

Stadium Capacity City Country Competitions Other sports
Rungnado May Day Stadium 150,000[1] Pyongyang  North Korea Association football, mass games
Atatürk Olympic Stadium (2002-2020) 76,092 (92,000 with planned track removing) [2] Istanbul  Turkey Association football
Bukit Jalil National Stadium 87,411 Kuala Lumpur  Malaysia 1998 Commonwealth Games, 2001 Southeast Asian Games, 2017 Southeast Asian Games Association football
Beijing National Stadium 81,000[3] Beijing  China IAAF World Challenge (IAAF World Challenge Beijing), 2008 Summer Olympics, 2015 World Championships Association football
Guangdong Olympic Stadium 80,012[4] Guangzhou  China 2001 National Games of China, 2009 Asian Championships, 2010 Asian Games Association football
Jinnah Stadium 48,000 Islamabad  Pakistan 1989 South Asian Games, 2004 South Asian Games Association football
Stade de France 78,338 Saint-Denis  France IAAF Diamond League (Meeting de Paris; 1999-2016), 2003 World Championships Association football, rugby union, rugby league
Azadi Stadium 78,166[5] Tehran  Iran Association football
Gelora Bung Karno Stadium 76,127 Jakarta  Indonesia 1962 Asian Games, 1985, 1995, and 2000 Asian Athletics Championships, 2018 Asian Games Association football
Olympiastadion 74,228[6] Berlin  Germany IAAF World Challenge (ISTAF Berlin), 1936 Summer Olympics, 2009 World Championships, 2018 European Championships Association football
Stadio Olimpico 70,634[7] Rome  Italy IAAF Diamond League (Golden Gala), 1960 Summer Olympics, 1974 European Championships, 1987 World Championships Association football
Olimpiyskiy National Sports Complex (1956-2013) 70,050[8] Kyiv  Ukraine 2018 UEFA Champions League Final Association football
Seoul Olympic Stadium 69,950 Seoul  South Korea 1986 Asian Games, 1988 Summer Olympics Association football
Athens Olympic Stadium 69,618[9] Athens  Greece 2004 Summer Olympics, 1982 European Championships, 1997 World Championships Association football
München Olympiastadion 69,250[10] Munich  Germany 1972 Summer Olympics, 1999 IAAF Grand Prix Final, 2002 European Championships Association football
National Olympic Stadium 68,012 Tokyo  Japan 1958 Asian Games, 1964 Summer Olympics, 1967 Summer Universiade, 1991 World Championships, 2020 Summer Olympics Association football, rugby union
Salt Lake Stadium 68,000[11] Kolkata  India 1987 South Asian Games Association football
Palaran Stadium 67,075 Samarinda  Indonesia 2008 Pekan Olahraga Nasional Association football
Daegu Stadium 66,422 Daegu  South Korea 2003 Summer Universiade, 2011 World Championships Association football
London Olympic Stadium 66,000 London  England IAAF Diamond League (London Grand Prix), 2012 Summer Olympics, 2017 World Championships Association Football
Nanjing Olympic Sports Center 61,443 Nanjing  China IAAF World Challenge (Nanjing World Challenge), 2005 National Games of China, 2014 Summer Youth Olympics Association football
Stadio San Paolo 60,240 Naples  Italy 2019 Summer Universiade Football
Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium 60,000[12] Delhi  India 1982 Asian Games, 2010 Commonwealth Games Association football
Shenyang Olympic Sports Centre Stadium 60,000 Shenyang  China 2013 National Games of China Association football
Hefei Olympic Sports Center Stadium 60,000 Hefei  China Association football
Guangxi Sports Center 60,000 Nanning  China Association football
Léopold Sédar Senghor Stadium 60,000 Dakar  Senegal Association football
Estadio de La Cartuja 57,619 Seville  Spain 1999 World Championships
Shanghai Stadium 56.842 Shanghai  China IAAF Diamond League (Shanghai Golden Grand Prix) Association football
Jinan Olympic Sports Center Stadium 56,808 Jinan  China 2009 National Games of China Association football
Commonwealth Stadium 56,302 Edmonton, Alberta  Canada 1978 Commonwealth Games, 2001 World Championships Association football, Canadian football, rugby union
Tianjin Olympic Center 54,696 Tianjin  China 2017 National Games of China Association football
Boris Paichadze Stadium 54,549 Tbilisi  Georgia Association football, rugby union
Prince Moulay Abdellah Stadium 53,000 Rabat  Morocco IAAF Diamond League (Meeting International Mohammed VI) Association football
Franklin Field 52,593 Philadelphia  United States Liberty Bell Classic, Penn Relays American football
Ernst Happel Stadion 50,865 Vienna Austria Austria 1938 European Championships Association football
King Baudouin Stadium 50,024 Brussels  Belgium IAAF Diamond League (Memorial Van Damme), 1950 European Championships Association football
Nagai Stadium 50,000 Osaka  Japan 2007 World Championships Association football
Sultan Mizan Zainal Abidin Stadium 50,000 Kuala Terengganu  Malaysia 2008 Sukma Games Association football
Jiangxi Olympic Sports Center 50,000 Nanchang  China Association football
Khalifa International Stadium 50,000 Doha  Qatar IAAF Diamond League (Qatar Athletic Super Grand Prix), 2006 Asian Games, 2019 Asian Championships Association football

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  1. ^ Rungnado May Day Stadium. worldstadiums.com (1989-05-01). Retrieved on 2011-09-04.
  2. ^ Istanbul Ataturk Olympic Stadium Official Website Archived 2012-04-22 at the Wayback Machine. Ataturkolimpiyatstadi.net. Retrieved on 2011-09-04.
  3. ^ Beijing National Stadium - Introduction Archived 2012-03-03 at the Wayback Machine. N-s.cn (2003-12-24). Retrieved on 2011-09-04.
  4. ^ Chinese Architecture- Guangdong Olympic Stadium. Chinese-architecture.info. Retrieved on 2011-09-04.
  5. ^ Stadiums in Iran. Fussballtempel.net. Retrieved on 2011-09-04.
  6. ^ Wir haben Ihre Weihnachts(t)räume: Olympiastadion Berlin. Olympiastadion-berlin.de. Retrieved on 2011-09-04.
  7. ^ Brief Guide to Olympic Stadium of Rome | SPOSTARE LA FINALE DA ROMA? NO! GRAZIE. Maspostatevilaregina.com (2009-04-23). Retrieved on 2011-09-04.
  8. ^ Stadiums in Ukraine. worldstadiums.com
  9. ^ Athens Olympic Stadium "Spyros Louis" (OAKA). Stadia.gr (1983-11-03). Retrieved on 2011-09-04.
  10. ^ Olympiapark München :: Olympic Stadium :: Olympiapark München GmbH, Events, Konzerte, Sport, Gesundheit, Wellness, Spaß, Action, Fitness, Tennis, Wassersport, Walking, Kondition, Entspannung, Vereinssport, Musik, Fun, Training, Freizeit, Krafttraining, Muskelaufbautraining, Bodystyling, Lauftreff. Olympiapark.de. Retrieved on 2011-09-04.
  11. ^ Stadium. East Bengal Football Club. Retrieved on 2011-09-04.
  12. ^ Stadiums in India. www.fussballtempel.net. Retrieved on 2011-09-04.