The Olympic Ring occupies an
esplanade next to the Olympic Stadium,
and brings together a series of sports facilities designed by Federico
Correa, Joan Margarit, Alfonso Milà and Carles Buixadé.
One of the most emblematic facilities of the Olympic Ring is the
Palau Sant Jordi, by the Japanese
architect Arata Isozaki.
is a multifunctional sports facility where everything from ski trials
to jet ski races have been held. It has a capacity of 17,000 people.
facilities to be highlighted include the Picornell
swimming pools built in 1970, but reformed on the occasion
of the Olympic Games. Lastly, the Institut
Nacional d´Educació Física (INEF) designed by Ricard
Bofill, who renders homage here to the Greek civilization where
the Olympic Games originated.