Ice palace "ARENA ALMATY" for 12 000 seats - the most important sports facility of Universiade 2017 and the largest sport facility in Kazakhstan. The project was implemented in accordance with the requirements of international standards, including the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) and the Continental Hockey League (CHL).
The complex consists of three blocks: the ice arena for 12 000 seats, a training rink with fitness complex (FC), and a swimming pool. The layout of the ice arena will allow to use it as a universal platform for figure skating, ice hockey, boxing, basketball, volleyball, as well as a concert hall for 5000 seats.
Location - Alatau district of Almaty, to the north from punched Ryskulov Avenue, to the west from B.Momyshuly street.