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Gateshead International Stadium

Gateshead International Stadium

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Gateshead International Stadium is the third largest stadium in Tyne and Wear, with a capacity of 11,800 people.

It is home to various sports clubs, including Gateshead FC and Gateshead Harriers. Historically, it was home to both Gateshead Thunder and Gateshead Senators.

The stadium has been, and still is, host to many great national and international sporting events, including athletics, rugby and football. Five world records have been set at the stadium, including two by pole vaulter Yelena Isinbayeva and a tied 100 metres record by Asafa Powell in 2006.

Over the years, it’s also been the main stage for major rock and pop concerts, hosting such famous faces as Bon Jovi, Tina Turner, Van Halen, Bryan Adams, Rod Stewart and more.

Gateshead International Stadium is also part of GO Gateshead, one of the region’s leading gym, swim and exercise class providers.

The centre offers fantastic facilities, including:

  • Gym
  • Sports hall
  • Outdoor athletics track and field
  • Indoor athletics hall
  • Five outdoor pitches
  • Steam room
  • Sauna
  • Wi-Fi
  • Room hire
  • Car charging point

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Opening Hours

Monday 06:00 - 22:00

Tuesday 06:00 - 22:00

Wednesday 06:00 - 22:00

Thursday 06:00 - 22:00

Friday 06:00 - 20:00

Saturday 08:00 - 18:30

Sunday 08:00 - 17:30

Telephone: 0191 433 5700


Events at Gateshead International Stadium

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