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Méru athletics / Olivier Werner Architecte

  • 01:00 - 30 September, 2013
Méru athletics / Olivier Werner Architecte
Méru athletics / Olivier Werner Architecte, Courtesy of Olivier Werner Architecte
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Text description provided by the architects. The building is located on the side of the Méru stadium athletic tracks and facing the finishing line. From upward it lies on the lawn and bends toward the tracks.

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From the tracks it stands at the turning slope where the athletes’ entrance is. It hosts the stopwatch for sport competitions, the infirmary, a changing room, a meeting room and storage.

Courtesy of Olivier Werner Architecte
Courtesy of Olivier Werner Architecte

The program is here expressed by a simple combination of volumes enclosed in a simple white steel envelop; the double inverted slope of the roofing provides a great diversity of viewpoints from the surroundings.

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Location to be used only as a reference. It could indicate city/country but not exact address. Cite: "Méru athletics / Olivier Werner Architecte" 30 Sep 2013. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/432443/meru-athletics-olivier-werner-architecte/> ISSN 0719-8884