Archive for the 'Other sport objects' Category

The Charlotte Coliseum - the building was demolished via implosion on June 3, 2007

Monday, June 4th, 2007

The Charlotte Coliseum was a multi-purpose sports and entertainment arena in Charlotte, North Carolina, US. It was operated by the Charlotte Coliseum Authority, which also oversees the operation of Cricket Arena, the Charlotte Convention Center, and Ovens Auditorium.
The city of Charlotte sold the property, and the building was demolished via implosion on June 3, 2007. A mixed-use development is now planned for the space since the demolition is complete.



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Donington Park, North West Leicestershire, England

Saturday, February 3rd, 2007

Donington Park is a site near Castle Donington in North West Leicestershire, England, owned by millionaire motoring enthusiast Tom Wheatcroft. It is used as a motor racing track, and for music festivals.



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Mont Ventoux (most famous and difficult ascent in Tour de France), France

Saturday, February 3rd, 2007

Mont Ventoux is a mountain in the Provence region of southern France, located some 20 km north-east of Carpentras, Vaucluse. On the north-side, the mountain borders the Drôme département. It is by far the biggest mountain in the region and has been dubbed the “Giant of Provence”.



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