The new athletics centre will be located in what was the old Top Car building on Farranlea Road.
|Old Top Car building with the new Leevale facility above|
The main sports hall inside has dimensions of 31.6m x 26.7m and the floor plan is shown below....
As you can see, most of the major disciplines of track and field are catered for. There is also a separate gym area as shown below.
As you can see from the artist's impressions, it should be a fantastic facility and should enable Leevale AC to compete at the highest levels.
Article on the Evening Echo website.
Article on the Irish Examiner website.