The Dawei 2000 World Table Tennis Championship held from 19-26th
February was played at the Putra Stadium. Being an indoor stadium,
the building is located between the National Squash Centre and the
National Aquatic Centre at the Bukit Jalil Sports Complex locality.
Entrance to the stadium and movement within the facility is made
easy with three main entrance and surrounding pedestrian plazas.
Sixteen thousand spectators can comfortably enjoy concerts, expositions,
gatherings and conferences as there are 13,000 permanent and another
3,000 retractable seats. In addition, you will enjoy the conditioned
air fed through the diffusers beneath your seat.
The rectangular indoor arena at a size of 69m x 39.4m, is the stadium's
best feature. Its adjustable nature enables the stadium to be used
for various indoor sports activities ranging from boxing, badminton,
basketball, volleyball, tennis, fencing, handball, judo, wrestling,
gymnastic to even a five-a-side soccer match.
Like earlier mentioned, concerts and seminars can be held during
the day with a night atmosphere because the structure of the venue
is such that no light is allowed to enter. The Putra Indoor Stadium
is also a great place for holding grand weddings and major corporate
events such as product launches and exhibitions.
Spectators and games community share different functional areas
found on the two basement floor levels.
Lighting, public address, sound system, broadcasting commentaries
and interpretation services are facilitated through house control
Results and event information is brought to you in no time by
a full colour video matrix scoreboard, which is further enhanced
by the 103dB sound system. A 1500 lux pre-programmed floodlighting
system is the stadium's main source of illumination.
Putra Stadium is every exhibitor's solution to common problem
of space shortage for loading and preparatory works. The stadium's
large courtyard (enough for 14 forty feet containers) linking the
venue and neighboring training halls is an excellent loading corner.
In short, Putra Stadium is your answer to a well-organized indoor
activity, be it related to sports or a glitzy event.
Putra Training Hall
The Putra Training Hall is an indoor hall, which can be used to
organize various events such as wedding ceremonies, mini concerts,
family day activities, seminars, corporate events and indoor sports.
The size of the hall is a wide 94.5 feet x 166.5 feet and is equipped
with many facilities such as large rooms, changing rooms and toilets.
The hall has 3 levels equipped with 200 permanent seats and can
accommodate 3000 people at a single time.
Putra Training Hall Park
The Putra Training Hall Park is situated in front of the Putra Training
Hall. The park is equipped with several facilities such as seats
for relaxation purposes, a jogging track, a large square that can
cater various events and public toilet facilities. At a single time,
the park can accommodate 4,000 people and can be used to organize
events such as family day activities, mini fun fairs, sports, recreation